HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Patient Care Tech (CNA) in Savannah, Georgia
Are you an experienced (or new grad) Patient Care Tech or CNA looking to join a growing healthcare organization offering competitive pay, excellent benefits and a tremendous opportunity for growth?
If so, consider … Memorial Health University Medical Center
Owned by Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), Memorial Health University Medical Center (MHUMC) is a 612-bed hospital in Savannah, Georgia. We opened our doors in 1955 and have evolved into the most advanced healthcare provider in the region. We are a regional referral center for heart care, cancer care, trauma care, children's care, high-risk pregnancies, and high-risk newborn care. Our hospital includes the region's only Level 1 trauma center, the region's only children's hospital, and the Savannah campus of Mercer University School of Medicine.
Memorial Health serves 35 counties across southeast Georgia and southern South Carolina. In addition to MHUMC, our system includes primary and specialty care doctors, business services, and NurseOne, our 24-hour call center. We also have a major medical education program that trains residents in diagnostic radiology, family medicine, internal medicine, obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, and surgery.
Memorial Health University Medical Center* *- HCA South Atlantic, headquartered in Charleston, SC, with 13 hospitals featuring over 2,000 beds in facilities from Myrtle Beach (recently named by US News and World Report as the top relocation destination in the country) to the north to sunny Jacksonville, FL, to the south. Whether a large Academic Medical Center or a smaller community hospital, our facilities offer premier health care with a variety of services, specialty practices and a full-range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services. The South Atlantic Division integrates innovative, state-of-the-art technologies, such as CyberKnife, with fully developed departments specializing in oncology, orthopedics, cardiology, neuroscience, women’s health, gerontology, bariatric surgery and emergency room services.
_BASIC PURPOSE_: The* *Patient Care Partner (PCP) provides both direct and indirect patient care as delegated and supervised by the Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse. The PCP is responsible for health unit coordination by promoting collaboration and efficiency on the nursing unit and demonstrating mastery of time management, organization, customer service and problem resolution. Complies with the Memorial Health Compliance Program, related policies and procedures and the Code of Business Practices; reports instances of perceived and actual non-compliance to Team Leader or through other reporting mechanisms.
Education Required High School Graduate or GED Education Preferred Preceptor Development Course preferred. License/Certification Required Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) for health care providers issued by American Heart Association (AHA).
Current Patient Care Tech certificate, OR; Proof of EMT course completion OR; Proof of Medic course completion OR; Proof of Nursing Aide course completion and 2-3 years’ experience in an acute care environment (i.e. Hospital) within the last 5 years. These certifications are not required to be maintained after date of hire.
RN/LPN grads may qualify for PCP roles in lieu of PCT certificate so long as they operate solely within the scope of practice of a PCP. License/Certification Preferred
Special Skills Required
Special Skills Preferred
EXPERIENCE: Experience Required Strong computer skills, familiarity with Windows, MS Office, email, and clinical documentation programs. Excellent communication, organizational, and customer services skills Experience Preferred At least two years in an acute care setting (hospital) preferred
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Patient Care Tech (CNA)
Location: Georgia-Savannah-Memorial Health UMC Savannah
Requisition ID: 26960-5728