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Patient Care Assistant - West Chester Hospital - Surgical Unit (4PCT) Job in Fairfield, Ohio US

Patient Care Assistant - West Chester Hospital - Surgical Unit (4PCT)

West Chester Hospital - Fairfield, OH

Posted: 11/16/2019 - Expires: 12/17/2019

Job ID: 213804970



Job Description

Primary Purpose: The Patient Care Assistant provides basic direct patient care as delegated by clinical professional personnel in accordance with delegation law and rules and current education. The PCA maintains an orderly, clean and safe environment for patients and visitors.


Knowledge and Skills:

Education: High school diploma or GED, required.

License and Certification: STNA registry required for state tested nursing assistant.

Years of Experience: Minimum required: Zero - six months experience required. Preferred: One to two years equivalent experience.

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Trained and maintains proficiency in AHA CPR and patient care skills. Completes unit-specific hospital safety education.
  • One of the following criteria is required for this role:
  • State Tested Nursing Aide Training; Acute Medical Surgical Training or Hospital Specific Training.

    May be a student from an accredited RN program that has successfully completed a medical surgical rotation or another acute care rotation.

    If candidates do not have either of the initial two requirements, the candidate must successfully complete the UC Health competency training for PCA's and additional orientation before being permitted to care for patients.




Equal Opportunity Employer–minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity

Job Summary


Employment Type:
Full Time Employee
Job type:
Federal Contractor
Skill Based Partner:
No
Education Level:
High school graduate
Work Days:
Sun, Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat
Job Reference Code
056788
Salary
N/A
Licenses / Certifications:
N/A
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