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Patient Care Assistant Full Time Night MedSurg Central

Abrazo Central Campus
Phoenix, AZ 85001

Abrazo Central Campus (located at 19th Avenue and Bethany Home Road in Phoenix), a 221-bed acute care facility and teaching hospital, has been providing quality care to patients in the Phoenix community for more than 50 years. Abrazo Central Campus has received many notable awards and accolades from national organizations including Gold Plus and Target Stroke; Honor Roll Awards from the American Heart and American Stroke Association; Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital by Truven Health Analytics; Chest Pain Accreditation with PCI from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care; and the Donor Network Award for Outstanding Operating Room, among others. Abrazo Central Campus is recognized for comprehensive cardiovascular care, neuroscience services including NICO BrainPath technology, orthopedics, women s health, radiology, and 24-hour emergency care, with more than 800 affiliated physicians on staff offering a wide range of medical specialties.


1K Bonus based on eligibility


MedSurg Specialty Oncology Unit at Central

The Surgical Specialty Unit at Abrazo Central Campus is a beautiful 27 bed medical/surgical/oncology unit that provides both medical oncology and post-operative care for a variety of patients with complex disease processes. The responsibilities include working hand-in-hand with the medical oncologist, the surgical oncology team, as well as our hospitalist group to ensure appropriate patient care. All patient rooms are private. The unit is designed to provide 24-hour care for surgical patients, as well as medical oncology patients. Our patients may require chemotherapy infusion at the bedside, and also in the OR during certain procedures. Chemotherapy certification provided by the Oncology Nursing Society will be required for all nurses providing chemotherapy (this certification may be acquired after 6months of patient care on the unit).

Patient Care Assistant

Provides individualized, culture-specific patient care by attending to the personal needs and comfort of patients, under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Assists the professional or licensed nurse as delegated in tasks requiring less technical skills. Participates in shift and bedside report. Participates and supports regional, facility, department, and unit initiatives.

Special Skill: Excellent customer service skills; basic computer skills. Strong interpersonal and communication skills to interact positively and effectively with patients, visitors and health care team members. Knowledge of patient rights, aseptic/sterile technique and infection control best practices.

Qualifications:

Minimum Qualifications:

High School Diploma or equivalent GED.

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- One year of experience in as a nursing assistant; or in lieu of experience,

- Current CNA certificate, or LNA license from the Arizona State Board of Nursing; or

- Completed block one/first year of nursing school; or

- Completion of formal PCA/PCT/CNA education program from an accredited institution.

CPR Required

Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Central Campus
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights

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Posted: 2019-10-02 Expires: 2019-11-15

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