To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.
Under the supervision of the charge nurse/manager, and as a member of the multidisciplinary health care team, performs all duties that support patient care to infants, children and their families. These duties include direct and indirect patient care activities which are essential to providing comprehensive care to patients across the continuum of healthcare and can be delivered in diverse settings such as Ambulatory/Out-patient clinics, home, and community environment. Must demonstrate the ability and sensitivity to provide care to all ages, and developmental stages and teh ability to individualize care as needed.
A minimum of a high school diploma or GED, and CNA or other educational equivalent. medical assistant training and certification preferred. YNHH PCA training/certificate is acceptable.
At least 3 years experience in a healthcare environment with proven employment record. Pediatric experience preferred.
Medical assistant, Technician, or Patient Care Associate certification.
Demonstrate the ability to communicate effectively with patient, families , peers, and supervisor,. Must demonstrate flexibility in adjusting priorities and workplans based on the needs of the patients and the patient care team. Must demonstrate role model behaviors relative to clinical and technical practice.
Able to lift a minimum of 40 pounds, . Ability to perform tasks of physical endurance and dexterity as required by placement. Consistent use of proper body mechanics
POSITION ROTATES BETWEEN THE PEDIATRIC SPECIALTY CENTER IN NORWALK AND THE PEDIATRIC SPECIALTY CENTER IN TRUMBULL