MultiCare Health System Patient Care Assistant in Puyallup, Washington

Company Job ID-62673 The reasons to work at MultiCare are as unique as the people who do. Join us for the professional challenges you seek. In the settings you prefer. With schedules that fit your life. Learn more at www.multicarejobs.org Position Summary Patient Care Assistant functions as an integral member of the patient care team and on patient care units will provide basic nursing care to hospitalized patients under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN) and/or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) in addition to completing patient transfers. The Patient Care Assistant helps to maintain a safe patient care unit and demonstrates a caring attitude toward patients. Minimum Requirements Patient care experience (institutional) of one year or more strongly preferred. Education/Licenses/Certifications Successfully completed a Basic Life Support (BLS) course for the Healthcare provider and has a current card. Certification as a Nursing Assistant in the State of Washington is required. Current enrollment in an accredited RN program may replace the certification requirement. For students currently enrolled in an accredited RN program, Registration as a Nurse’s Assistant is required. Medical Assistant-Registered Certification Eligible (Must apply within 7days of hire) Must obtain Medical Assistant-Registered Certification within 60 days of hire MultiCare is an equal opportunity employer. Hiring decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or veteran status. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V