Watertown Regional Medical Center is hiring a C.N.A, EMT or LPN for the position of Patient Care Partner in the Urgent Care Department. The Patient Care Partner (PCP) is responsible for assisting with nursing care of the patient, within an assigned patient care unit. Working under the direction of the physician and/or RN, the PCP provides a variety of patient care, environmental and equipment related services including but not limited to: assisting with patient care, including observing and documenting illness and/or injury, patient room restocking and maintaining equipment. Patient care responsibilities include: IV initiation and removal, Cardiac monitoring and EKGs, Laboratory draws, Order entry, Assist with treatment and management of patients, Performs other duties as assigned: i.e.) Foley catheter insertion; patient transport; wound cleansing, etc Will work collaboratively as a part of a patient focused team to provide excellent care and services.
Full Time (35 hrs/week), Day shift with a weekend rotation.
Competitive pay and benefits
Qualified candidates will have:
Minimum requirement of current CNA, EMT or LPN certification/license issued by the State of Wisconsin, required.
CPR Certification, required.
1 year of patient care experience in a health care facility, required.
Applies critical thinking, analytical and participative behavior to solving techniques and decision making.