Glens Falls Hospital Patient Care Associate I (PCA I) in Glens Falls, New York

As a member of the Patient Services team, and under the direction of a Registered Nurse, the Patient Care Associate (PCA) performs all aspects of first-level patient care, and also assumes responsibility for maintenance of all emergency equipment supplies. The PCA ensures a safe environment for patients, visitors, and coworkers, as well as appropriate utilization of resources. This position provides rapid response to patient/family needs and requests.

  • High school graduate or GED

  • Medical terminology preferred

  • Experience equivalent to 100 hours of patient care experience strongly preferred.

  • Assumes responsibility for maintaining current knowledge related to the age and development of the patient population served.

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required; can be obtained after hire.

  • Certified Nurse Assistant preferred.

Job: *Patient Support Services

Title: Patient Care Associate I (PCA I)

Location: NY-Glens Falls

Requisition ID: 1800005O