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314302 PRN Pat Care Assoc

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
Penn Presbyterian Medical Center's Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) is looking for a per diem Patient Care Associate to join their team for the day shift. The MICU at PPMC is a 16-bed unit located on the 2nd floor of the Myrin Building. The unit focuses on performance improvement and evidenced based practice to provide the best possible care. MDs, RNs, unit secretaries, and ancillary staff work collaboratively to care for a wide variety of patient populations. Interdisciplinary rounds are performed twice daily. The complexity of these patients requires a patient ratio of 1:1 or 1:2.The Patient Care Associate works with and under the direct supervision of a registered nurse with whom she/he is regularly teamed to deliver optimal patient care through the use of the nursing process. Will perform selected procedures or assist with treatments and procedures as skills checklist according to Penn Presbyterian Medical Center policy and procedure as delegated by the nurse. Collaborates with the RN to plan, implement and evaluate the plan of care. Documents observations and care rendered in an accurate and timely manner.

• High school diploma or equivalent.\n• Must have a CNA certification OR be a nursing student who has successfully completed a clinical rotation in their nursing program.

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Posted: 2020-06-11 Expires: 2020-08-09

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Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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