INFORMATION:A East Tennessee Children's Hospital is looking to hire multiple Patient Care Assistants for our healthcare team to provide care and support to patients. No prior experience is required--ETCH will provide paid on-the-job training prior to beginning work in our newly developed program.A All positions are full-time. If youad like to make a difference in the life of a child, apply now!
BASIC PURPOSE OF THE JOB
This position performs tasks which involve specified nursing care for patients delegated by and performed under the direction of an RN.
High School Diploma/GED preferred.
Minimum Work Experience
One of the following:
Successful completion of ETCH training program,
Nursing assistant training (CNA), and/or
Three months of work experience.A
ETCH training program is fully paid.A
Pediatric experience preferred.
Required Licenses/Certifications for position
BLS class and certification will be included in training program.A A
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities
Demonstrated effective communication skills, ability to meet the demands of an active position.
Note: Reasonable accommodations may be made for individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this position.
Medium lifting, pushing and pulling is required for 20-50 lbs occasionally, 10-20 lbs frequently and 10 lbs constantly to move objects. Sudden emergency situations have the potential for exposure to lifting or moving of up to 100 lbs. Frequent bending, walking, sitting, squatting, reaching and standing are required. Keyboard/computer use and/or repetitive motions may be required.
Internal Number: 9016
About East Tennessee Children's Hospital
East Tennessee Children's Hospital is a 152-bed hospital certified by the state of Tennessee as the only Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center in East Tennessee and is accredited by the Joint Commission. As a Comprehensive Regional Pediatric Center, Children's Hospital offers full capabilities to care for seriously ill children in a unique pediatric environment and offers the services of many different pediatric subspecialties. Children's Hospital works jointly with the University of Tennessee Medical Center to ensure that injured children in this region receive trauma care at the institution most appropriate for the child's needs. We also assist smaller hospitals by providing pediatric health care training opportunities.