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PATIENT CARE ASSISTANT: Provides assistance and/or performs basic activities of daily living and specified treatments and procedures under the direct supervision of the nurse. May perform non-direct patient care activities as assigned, requested, or directed. The PCA II is responsible for orientation of new PCAs, coordination of PCA annual competency-based education (CBEs), assisting in PCA recruitment, retention, and scheduling activities, coordinating recurring PCA tasks (e.g. stocking, equipment checks, unit-based equipment disinfecting, et.c), and PCA team meetings, providing peer feedback, monitoring PCA documentation, and actively engaging in department shared decision-making process improvement activities. Conducts Audits (such as hourly rounding), conducts peer interviewing, Orients new PCA/ UC and PCA's. Membership on at least one unit committee, attends required unit based mtgs, education requirements up to date
EDUCATION: High School Degree or GED Successful completion of state administered nursing assistants' competency test Basic Life Support (BLS)
EXPERIENCE: 1-2 years Clinical Patient Care Assistant
SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE: Reading and math ability appropriate to the position.
Job Title: PATIENT CARE ASSISTANT- MED SURG PULMONARY- FULL TIME- DAY SHIFT- 1K SIGN ON BONUS
Department Name: NRTH 6T200 MEDICAL
Location: Bethesda North Hospital
Employment Status: Full Time Position
Shift: Day Shift
Weekend Commitment: Yes
Holiday Commitment: Yes
On-Call Commitment: No