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Glens Falls Hospital Patient Care Associate - Float Pool (per diem) in Glens Falls, New York

As a member of the Patient Services team, and under the direction of a Registered Nurse, the Patient Care Associate (PCA) performs all aspects of first-level patient care, and also assumes responsibility for maintenance of all emergency equipment supplies. The PCA ensures a safe environment for patients, visitors, and coworkers, as well as appropriate utilization of resources. This position provides rapid response to patient/family needs and requests. * High school graduate or GED * Medical terminology preferred * Experience equivalent to 100 hours of patient care experience strongly preferred. * Assumes responsibility for maintaining current knowledge related to the age and development of the patient population served. * Basic Life Support (BLS) Certification required; can be obtained after hire. * Certified Nurse Assistant preferred. Job: Patient Support Services* *Title: *Patient Care Associate - Float Pool (per diem) * Location: *NY-Glens Falls Requisition ID: 23075