Clinical Assistant I, Surgery
is a 474 bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, with two locations, the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. Recognized nationally for quality and safety, it has an ‘A from The Leapfrog Group and has been voted a “Family Favorite” hospital for more than ten years. It is one of only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer four consecutive times. Good Samaritan is a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques, and is a Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and an accredited Chest Pain Center. The Surgery teams are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at Good Samaritan Hospital. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.
Schedule: 1.0 (40 hours per week), Shift: Mixed/Weekend Rotate
The primary focus of this role is to provide treatments and services for patients which do not require state licensure. Under the direction of the licensed staff, as a member of the patient care team, this job will provide for the hygiene and personal care, nutritional support, vital signs, weight, intake and output, specimen collection, ambulation/physical activities, postmortem care, basic emergency procedures, oxygen setup, hemocult testing, fluid collection from measurement drainage systems. Promotes a cooperative working relationship with care team members, physicians, other disciplines and the public by facilitating and enhancing communication, displaying honesty and respect, displaying sensitivity to social, cultural and age differences, and expressing and accepting feedback in a professional manner. Supports the mission, philosophy and goals of Good Samaritan Hospital.