The best of modern health care technology, plus the best of small town America!
Located in the midst of the beautiful rolling hills and woodlands of Pennsylvania, you don't have to be a native to feel at home here. No matter where your roots, you'll quickly recognize that the staff at Penn Highlands DuBois (PHD), like other residents of the community, will make you feel right at home.
Penn Highlands DuBois (PHD) offers residents of west central Pennsylvania a rare combination of technologically advanced health care in a warm, friendly environment. Widely recognized as one of the leading health centers of its kind in the commonwealth, PHD is an oasis of clinical and technical excellence, with a focus on patient-centered care. Its rural setting is just far enough from the hustle of the city life to make it peaceful, but close enough to provide easy access to sought-after urban attractions.
The Patient Care Tech, under the supervision of professional nursing personnel, assists and provides patient care utilizing standards of care.
*Complies with Penn Highlands DuBois policies and procedures, accreditation agency requirements, and federal, state, and local law and regulations
*Demonstrates knowledge of age-related needs of the patient, provides patient care based on these needs as evidenced by but not limited to:
Current Pennsylvania nursing assistant, EMT, or Paramedic certification or Completion of nursing assistant course or Completion of clinical medical assistant program or Completion of one semester of clinical experience in RN nursing school orCurrent experience as nursing assistant or Bachelor Degree in health related field
Comprehensive CrisisManagement certification within 12 months of start date in department/position