Job Title:
Patient Care Associate
Job ID:
443291
Location:
University Hospitals
Department:
11EDN General Medicine
Full/Part Time:
Part-Time
Regular/Temporary:
Regular
Shift:
Day
FTE %:
5
Salary Range Min:
$12.00
Salary Range Max:
$17.40

Position summary

Patient Care Associate (Job Opening 443291) - The PCA is responsible for providing a variety of direct and indirect patient care activities as supervised and directed by the RN-PCC, who is a registered nurse. Care is provided in collaboration with the patient, family and other members of the patient focused care team. Overall responsibilities are to assist the team in meeting patient care needs.

Education and experience

High school graduate or equivalent education and experience required. Previous patient care experience in an acute care hospital setting preferred; Strong customer service, organizational and time management skills. Successful completion of PCA training course required after hire. On going: Demonstrated competence to meet essential job functions. Maintains knowledge related to patient care issues, quality improvement, cost reduction, and current policies, procedures, and protocols.