Part-time Unit Clerk/Patient Care Assistant for Phoenixville Hospital's Medical Surgical/Orthopedic Unit. Hours: Day shift- 16 hours per week (8 hour shifts) - The Unit Clerk/Patient Care Assistant functions according to policies and procedures of Phoenixville Hospital and the Division of Nursing. - Job responsibilities include clerical and other tasks supportive to care of patients of all ages, general unit activities and hospital as a whole. - Patient population may include infants, children, adolescents, adult and elderly. Self-initiative is needed for regularly completed tasks. - Assists in maintaining a safe working environment. Directions and supervision come from one or more registered nurses within the unit. - The Unit Clerk/PCA is responsible to the Nurse Manager of the assigned area.
Education/Certification: -High school diploma or equivalent required -Maintain Basic Life Support (BLS/CPR) Certification required � Experience: -Minimum one year experience using medical terminology -Prior experience as a patient care assistant/nursing aide in a hospital setting required � Preferred Qualifications: -CNA license, or completion of the first semester of a Nursing School program