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Patient Care Associate - Emergency Department - FT/Nights

High School 3 Month

December 24, 2023 marked the release of the job opening for Patient Care Associate - Emergency Department - FT/Nights, which will end on March 23, 2024. Although the vacancy is located in Bend, candidates residing elsewhere may still apply as long as they satisfy the criteria mentioned below. One of the essential requirements for this job opening is that you have passed High School as a minimum qualification. To be considered for this job, you must have at least 3 months of experience working in the same field. Is full time work something that you're qualified for? The salary not being exposed by the employer means that you can negotiate based on the company's approach to employee leadership and professional development.

Position: Patient Care Associate

Department: Emergency Department

Shift: Full Time, 36hrs/week, 7p-7a or 7a-7p

Sign On Bonus: $1,000; $500 paid at 90 days/$500 paid at 180 days

We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals - careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to Work."


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Under the direction of the RN or LPN, assists in the individualized care of the patient to achieve the patient's highest level of wellness. Works cooperatively with others as part of a team; recognizes the importance of group goals. Performs designated clinical procedures and non-clinical support tasks essential to providing care to the patient.

  • Education: High school diploma, G.E.D, CNA/CPTC. or enrolled in a healthcare career program through their high school curriculum, and/or a current co-worker of Mercy.
  • Experience: None required
  • Certifications: BLS Required within one month of hire, completion of PCA competencies within 3 months of hire
  • Other: Minimum Physical Requirements
    • Position requires individuals to push, pull, and/or lift 50 pounds on a regular basis
    • Positionrequires prolonged standing and walking each shift
    • Position requires the ability to grip, reach, bend, kneel, twist, and squat to perform duties

We Offer Great Benefits:

Day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds are just a few of the great benefits offered to eligible co-workers, including those working 32 hours or more per pay period!

We're bringing to life a healing ministry through compassionate care.

At Mercy, our supportive community will be behind you every step of your day, especially the tough ones. You will have opportunities to pioneer new models of care and transform the health care experience through advanced technology and innovative procedures. We're expanding to help our communities grow. Join us and be a part of it all.

What Makes You a Good Match for Mercy?

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and unafraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a good fit for you, we encourage you to apply.

Mercy has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe manner is an essential function of this job.

Your decision to apply for the job should be based on your understanding of the job posting and your own career goals. Don't submit your application until you're confident it accurately represents your skills and experience. Please only apply for this job if you are confident that you meet all of the qualifications and requirements. We welcome applications from individuals who are enthusiastic about this job opportunity and can meet the requirements.