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Pella Regional Health Center Patient Care Tech-Obstetrics in Pella, Iowa

Provides direct and indirect patient/resident care activities under the direction of Registered Nurse and/or Licensed Practical Nurse. Assists patient/residents with ADLS, provides for personal care, comfort and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment for patient/residents.

Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities:

v High school graduate or GED preferred.

v Completion of the Certified Nursing Assistant program OR be listed as having passed CNA competency testing on the Iowa Direct Care Worker registry. May be certified as a medic or Combat Lifesaver (through military duty) or have EMS certification as a base provider.

v Current American Heart Association (AHA) Heart Code BLS required. New employees certify within three (3) months after hire date.

v Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.

v High degree of empathetic listening, tact and kindness toward others.

v Effective verbal and nonverbal communication skills required.

v Must work effectively as a member of a team.

v Previous acute or long-term care experience preferred.

v Technical and critical thinking skills required to perform duties.

v Basic computer knowledge.