Patient Care Assistant

Multicare Health System Puyallup , WA 98373

Posted 2 weeks ago

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Position Summary

Patient Care Assistant functions as an integral member of the patient care team and on patient care units will provide basic nursing care to hospitalized patients under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN) and/or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in addition to completing patient transfers. The Patient Care Assistant helps to maintain a safe patient care unit and demonstrates a caring attitude toward patients.

Minimum Requirements

Patient care experience (institutional) of one year or more strongly preferred.

Education/Licenses/Certifications

Successfully completed a Basic Life Support (BLS) course for the Healthcare provider and has a current card.

Certification as a Nursing Assistant in the State of Washington is required. Current enrollment in an accredited RN program may replace the certification requirement. For students currently enrolled in an accredited RN program, Registration as a Nurse's Assistant is required.

Medical Assistant-Registered Certification Eligible (Must apply within 7days of hire)

Must obtain Medical Assistant-Registered Certification within 60 days of hire



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