A PCA to support the team in the fast paced EP lab. Tasks would include helping to transport, pick up and deliver staff, help to admit patients, assist with ADL's, ambulation as needed, blood sugars, EKG, train as appropriate in both phlebotomy and IV placement, setting up a sterile table, some minor administrative work i.e phone calls, computer work etc.
Under the direction of a registered nurse (RN), the Patient Care Associate (PCA) assists the multi-disciplinary health care team in clinical support functions to promote a safe, compassionate patient care environment. PCA assists multi-disciplinary health care team by assisting patients with daily living needs, monitoring & reading vital signs, drawing blood, and obtaining EKGs.
Certification as a Certified Nurse Assistant in the state of MA. High school diploma or equivalent required. Previous CNA experience in a hospital setting strongly preferred.