Job Schedule: Part Time
Standard Hours: 24
Job Shift: Shift 3
Shift Details: Every other weekend, every other holiday
Work where every moment matters.
Every day, over 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues come to
work with one thing in common: Pride in what we do, knowing every
moment matters here. We invite you to become part of Connecticut's
most comprehensive healthcare network.
Hartford Hospital is one of the largest and most respected
teaching hospitals in New England. We are a Level 1 Trauma Center
that provides cutting edge treatment to its patients. This is made
possible by being home to the largest robotic surgery center in the
Northeast and the Center for Education, Simulation and Innovation
(CESI), one of the most-advanced medical simulation training
centers in the world. When hospitals cannot provide the advanced
care, expertise and new treatment options their patients require,
they turn to us.
The Emergency Department at Hartford Hospital is responsible for
treating a wide variety of patients, from basic ailments to the
most complex traumas, at our Level-I Trauma Center. This unit has
some the highest acuity in the region, requiring our nurses to
think and act quickly to meet the varying needs of our patients.
Comprised of 109 beds, the unit is subdivided into different pods,
including the Purple Pod for Behavioral Health patients and Red Pod
for the most severe cases. We are also a primary stroke and cardiac
center. Successful healthcare providers on this unit are highly
skilled, agile and resilient; with the ability to work together to
make sure we have a safe environment and provide the highest level
of satisfaction to our staff and patients.
Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Patient Care
Associate performs delegated functions as a member of a patient
care team to provide a variety of services. These activities
contribute to meeting the health care, safety and comfort needs of
patients, and are performed in accordance with all existing
regulatory and hospital standards, policies and procedures. Reports
to Unit Manager.
- High school graduate or equivalent
- Effective communication skills
- Demonstrated ability to read, write and speak English, and
perform basic Mathematics
- CPR validation within 3 months of hire
- Physical effort as specified by Position Physical Requirements
and Occupational Exposure form
- Specific certification as designated by work area may be
- Certification as nursing assistant (CNA)
- Matriculation in a nursing program
- Completion of education in a related health field (i.e. medical
assistant program, EMT certification, etc.)
- Previous patient care experience; specific experience as
designated by work area maybe required
- Demonstrated competencies in a related field at Hartford
We take great care of careers.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers
exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you
are part of an organization on the cutting edge - helping to bring
new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education
to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving
organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a
competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance.
Every moment matters. And this is your moment.