Patient Care Assistant, Rehab CVA Unit
Full Time, 72 Hours Per Pay Period, Night Shift
Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center
Patricia Neal Rehabilitation Center (PNRC) is an Acute Inpatient Rehabilitation Hospital within Fort Sanders Regional Medical Center (FSRMC). PNRC is a 73 bed unit composed of a 26 bed Traumatic Brain Injury and Spinal Cord injury unit, a 22 semi-private bed Stroke, Orthopedic and Neuro unit, and a therapeutic one bedroom apartment. PNRC is the largest inpatient rehabilitation center in the area and cares for patients from pediatrics through geriatrics.
PNRC provides rehabilitation care to patients through general medical-surgical care, wound care, tracheostomy care, and restorative functional education. We also have full access to all specialty physicians located within FSRMC. In the world of healthcare, awards are often affirmations of quality and excellence. Alongside data about outcomes and other performance measures, awards can be symbols of “mission accomplished.”
The Patricia Neal Center is a multi-time winner of the Crystal Award, the top award given for patient satisfaction by Professional Research Consultants, a nationally known healthcare research company. The award is given to a healthcare facility or inpatient specialty unit that scores at or above the 100th percentile for being rated “excellent” by patients in overall quality of care.
Our nursing support staff consists of RNs, LPNs, CNA/PCAs, and HUCs who work together to provide exceptional patient care. Our environment is fast paced with an average patient-nurse ratio of 7:1. We work as a full interdisciplinary team with the physiatrist, occupational therapy, physical therapy, speech therapist, recreational therapist, and behavioral medicine and case management.
If you are passionate about watching patients restore their abilities and rebuild their life, apply for Patricia Neal Rehab Center today!
Position Summary: Functions as a direct patient caregiver performing tasks to assist registered nurses. Performs hands-on care, assistance with ADL’s and specified technical tasks for a group of patients under the supervision of the Team Leader.
Minimum Education: None specified; will accept any combination of formal education and/or prior work experience sufficient to demonstrate possession of the knowledge, skill and ability needed to perform the essential tasks of the job, typically such as would be equivalent to a high school diploma or GED. Preference may be given to individuals possessing a HS diploma or GED.
Minimum Experience: None.
Licensure Requirement: CPR Required
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