Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Must be able to demonstrate understanding of HCA's and St. David's 'Patients First' safety initiative by strict compliance to all safety protocols and procedures. Adheres to isolation policies and procedures. Utilizes universal precautions at all times.
Works autonomously and with supervision. Interfaces with the public, physicians, staff, patients and administration and ancillary/support department representative. Maintains confidentiality of patients medical records. Regular and predictable attendance is required.
Education and Experience:
Required: High School Diploma or equivalent, and Completion of a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), or Completion of 1st semester nursing program, or Previous experience as a PCT II, NA, or CA
Preferred: Acute care hospital experience and specific experience in the clinical services provided by the unit. Completion of 2 clinical semesters in a nursing program.
Licenses and Certificates:
Required: BLS certification
Preferred: Certified Nurses Assistant certification