Patient Care Assistant - Medical Floor, FT and PRN

Knox Community Hospital
Mt. Vernon

Job Description

Delivers direct/indirect patient care to patients of all ages from neonate, infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult to geriatric under the supervision of a registered nurse and or licensed practical nurse. Demonstrates critical thinking to assure the delivery of safe, quality age specific care. Documents accurately and in a timely manner. Communicates and collaborates with other healthcare team members. Adheres to organizational policies and procedures; regulatory/ accrediting body requirements; and professional practice standards.


High school diploma or equivalent

STNA (State Tested Nursing Assistant Certificate) or MA (Medical Assistant Certificate) preferred.

Current American Heart Association (AHA) Healthcare Provider CPR (BLS) certification required.

Medical Palliative Care Unit: Palliative Care Training within 1 year of hire.

Employment Type

Full Time


FT 6a-6:30p PRN Variable