Under close supervision of a licensed nurse, Patient Care Associate / PCA provides basic and intermediate nursing care for assigned group of patients based on competence.
General Nursing Units - Certified Nursing Assistant / CNA care for patients from age 18 years to maturity. Unit specific variation may apply.
Special Care Areas - Certified Nursing Assistant / CNA care for patients 18years through adult with high-risk conditions.
Maternal Child Units: Labor and Delivery- Certified Nursing Assistant / CNA care includes patients who have a pregnancy related condition.
Nursery care - Certified Nursing Assistant / CNA includes care for the newborn until discharge.
Endoscopy Unit - Certified Nursing Assistant / CNA cares for patients 18 years and older.
Emergency Department - Certified Nursing Assistant / CNA provides care to patients of all ages.
Behavioral Health/Gero-Psych Unit - Certified Nursing Assistant / CNA provides care for patients 17years and older requiring psychiatric care. Completes established competencies for the position within designated introductory period. Other related duties as assigned.
Required: High school diploma or GED
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: 1yearâ��s experience as a certified Nurse Aide or Patient Care Tech in acute care
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: Possession of a current state or national nurseâ��s aide certification or a certification as a phlebotomist, medical technician, patient care technician, medical assistant, EKG tech or in another related field.
REQUIRED COURSES/ COMPLETIONS (e.g., CPR): BLS â��Obtained through approved American Heart Association TrainingCenter.
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Harlingen, Texas
Facility: Valley Baptist Medical Center - Harlingen
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 2105017575
About Valley Baptist Medical Center - Harlingen
Tenet Healthcare Corporation (NYSE: THC) is a diversified healthcare services company headquartered in Dallas with 112,000 employees. Through an expansive care network that includes United Surgical Partners International, we operate 65 hospitals and approximately 510 other healthcare facilities, including surgical hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care and imaging centers and other care sites and clinics. We also operate Conifer Health Solutions, which provides revenue cycle management and value-based care services to hospitals, health systems, physician practices, employers and other clients. Across the Tenet enterprise, we are united by our mission to deliver quality, compassionate care in the communities we serve.