HCA, Hospital Corporation of America PCA PRN - Cardiac Tele in McAllen, Texas

_Rio Grande Regional Hospital – McAllen, TX_

_Patient Care Assistant CNA- Cardiac Telemetry (PCU) - PRN Shift_

__ Founded in 1982,Rio Grande Regional Hospital (RGRH), an HCA-affiliated facility, is proud of maintaining its status as one of the leading healthcare providers in the Rio Grande Valley. For nearly 33 years, we have remained focused and committed to providing quality healthcare to all members of our community.

With 320 beds and a team of more than 500 physicians representing over 35 specialties, we offer a range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, and specialty services, including: * 24-hour emergency room

  • Level III Trauma Center

  • Comprehensive cardiovascular care

  • 30-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)

Rio Grande Regional Hospitalis currently looking for a* *_Patient Care Assistant CNA- Cardiac Telemetry (PCU)_ __

_Responsibilities:_

· Perform direct patient care under the direction of the RN /LVNwith emphasis on the needs of the cardiovascular service line. · Report data and changes in patient condition for a variety of cardiovascular problems (both medical and surgical patients). · Follow examples of safe patient interaction to complete assigned tasks in an accurate and timely manner. · May access general supply storage areas where saline flushes and procedure trays are stored. · The Patient Care Assistant for Telemetry, PCU will receive specialized department specific training and education. · Additional training through general orientation, in-service and continuing education. · An extended orientation may be available for the Patient Care Assistant who has not completed a Patient Care Assistant Course

_Qualifications:_

  • Demonstrate proficiency n tasks as listed on PCA competency for Telemetry/Progressive Care
  • Deliver care within the limitations of a non-licensed person, under the supervision of the RN
  • Graduate of a Patient Care Assistant Course or Certified Nurse Assistant Program, preferred · Current CPR Certification required. · Current CNA certification required.

Title: PCA PRN - Cardiac Tele

Location: Texas-McAllen-Rio Grande Regional Hospital

Requisition ID: 00372-6151