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