Patient Care Assistant - UC Medical Center - NSICU
UC Health
 Cincinnati, OH

Knowledge and Skills:

Education: High school diploma or GED, required.

License and Certification: STNA registry required for state tested nursing assistant. STNA required for Daniel Drake Center

Years of Experience: Minimum required: Zero - six months experience required. Preferred: One to two years equivalent experience.

Required Skills and Knowledge:

  • Trained and maintains proficiency in AHA CPR and patient care skills. Completes unit-specific hospital safety education.
  • One of the following criteria is required for this role:
  • State Tested Nursing Aide Training; Acute Medical Surgical Training or Hospital Specific Training.

May be a student from an accredited RN program that has successfully completed a medical surgical rotation or another acute care rotation.

If candidates do not have either of the initial two requirements, the candidate must successfully complete the UC Health competency training for PCA's and additional orientation before being permitted to care for patients.

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