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Patient Care Tech - Emergency Care Trauma Unit (Per Diem, Night Shift) Abington, Jefferson, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania

Job typePer Diem
CountryUnited States
CityMontgomery County
  • Work under the supervision of the professional nurse, carry out routine patient care assignments, and work in controlled care situations and performs established nursing procedures for individual or groups of patients.
  • Demonstrates accountability for assigned patients on shift or assignment.
  • Perform vital signs measurement: Temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, pulse oximetry readings
  • Record on patient chart.
  • Monitor intake and output.
  • Interact with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the Hospital.
  • Patient population ranges from young adulthood through late adulthood.


Education & Training: High School Graduate or equivalent.

Experience: C.N.A or previous similar healthcare experience required.

License, Certification & Registration: CPR certified as a Health Care Provider through the American Heart Association.

Other Requirements: Good organizational and interpersonal skills.

Conditions of Employment

Since this position will require the selected candidate to engage in regular contact with children in the form of care, guidance, supervision or training, you will be required to meet the requirements of the Child Protective Services Act, including the Pennsylvania State Police criminal background check, the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare child abuse criminal background clearance, and an FBI finger print based federal criminal records check. The selected candidate will not be allowed to commence working until all three (3) are completed satisfactorily.

Closing Statement

Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.

Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News & World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation's best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.

Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.

As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.
EmployerAbington Hospital - Jefferson Health