Founded in 1890, Roxborough Memorial Hospital has a long tradition of providing high quality and compassionate care. As a 141-bed acute care hospital, Roxborough Memorial serves the medical and health care needs of the Roxborough, Manayunk, East Falls and northwest Philadelphia communities. A recipient of the prestigious Healthgrades Patient Safety Excellence Award for four years in a row (2016-2018), Roxborough Memorial serves the community with emergency services, offers a convenient express care for urgent care needs and has been recognized for its cardiology services as a five-star recipient for treatment of heart attack and heart failure by Healthgrades. Roxborough Memorial Hospital strives to improve the overall health of those in the communities we serve by making Roxborough Memorial Hospital an excellent place to work and to receive care.
The Patient Care Assistant assists patients with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to all patients and assists in maintenance of a safe environment under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse in charge of the team and/or unit.
Education and Work Experience
- High School Diploma or equivalent.
- Current Phlebotomy certification upon hire, preferred.
- Current EKG certification upon hire, preferred.
- Current BLS (AHA) upon hire and maintain current.
- Possesses knowledge of Medical Terminology.
- Minimum six months previous experience in an acute care hospital or physicians office preferred.
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