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Penn Medicine Part Time Patient Care Tech – CNA- Certified Nursing Assistant - Intensive Care Unit - ICU in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Part Time Patient Care Tech – CNA- Certified Nursing Assistant - Intensive Care Unit - ICU

  • Job ID :82847

  • Job Category: CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)/ Nursing Assistant

  • Specialty Area: CNA (Certified Nursing Assistant)/ Nursing Assista

  • Primary Shift: Night

  • Work Schedule: Part time, primarily nights

  • Penn Medicine Entity: Pennsylvania Hospital

  • Location: Philadelphia, PA

  • Address: 800 Spruce St

  • Education Required: High School Diploma/GED

  • Experience Required: Per Position Description

  • Employment Type: Part Time Regular 20+ hrs/wk

Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Position Description :

The Patient Care Technician delivers patient care that is both patient and family centered. Incorporates team focused, collegial relationships to ensure patient safety and improve outcomes. Maintains organizational competencies of superior quality care, critical thinking and interpersonal skills. Demonstrates accountability to the patient, family, self and the healthcare team. Provides superior quality care and assumes responsibility and accountability for their role in performance outcomes while supporting Pennsylvania Hospital’s Relationship Based Care Model.

Minimum Requirements :

The qualified candidate must have a High School Diploma or equivalent. A Nursing Assistant Certification is required, or must be a Nursing Student with at least 1 semester rotation on a medical surgical unit. BLS certification through the American Heart Association required.

Additional Information :

The Beacon Award Winning (Silver Level) Critical Care Complex at Pennsylvania Hospital is made up of three unique units: The Intensive Care Unit, The Cardiac Care Unit and the Neuro Intensive Care Unit. Together, under one leadership team, they provide clinical care to the highest acuity medical and surgical patients at the hospital.

The ICU is a general intensive care unit which specializes in the care of pulmonary/critical care medicine, general surgery, ENT surgery and orthopedics.

The critical care nursing team partners with an interdisciplinary team of providers, respiratory therapists, social workers, pharmacists, rehab therapists and more to provide quality care to our patients in an open environment which also supports the families and loved ones of our patients. In addition to caring for the patients in the complex, members of the critical care team also respond to emergencies throughout the hospital as part of the rapid response and code teams. Our nursing team prides itself on its teamwork!

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

Penn Medicine http://www.pennmedicine.org/careers/

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We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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