The PCA, under the supervision of the Unit Director/Charge Nurse/ Staff LPN, provides routine patient care in accordance to Medical Center Barbour established policy and procedures. Delivers care based on patients\' needs appropriate to age and developmental level for the pediatric, adolescent, adult or geriatric patient. Demonstrates cooperation, flexibility, and resourcefulness when dealing with patient, visitors, physicians, and hospital personnel. Certifed as a Nursing Assistant preferred Desirable characteristic include at least 6 months experience as nursing assistant. BLS certified within 30 days of employment
Responsible to the patient to provide the highest quality nursing care possible. Assist LPNs and RNs to deliver patient care Responsible to promote cooperative working relationships both on the assigned unit and with other hospital departments. Performs other job related duties as assigned.