Nursing Care Partners are unlicensed staff members who are accountable to, and work under the direct supervision of a professional nurse to implement delegated aspects of nursing care. Provide patient care, support the admissions and discharge process, and comply with patient safety practices under the direction of the professional nurse. Observe patients' physical, mental, and emotional conditions and report any change to the nursing.<br /><br />Qualifications<br /><br /><strong>Education Level</strong><br />High School Grad or Equivalent<br /><br /><strong>Experience</strong><br />None, unless noted in the "Other" section below<br /><br /><strong>License</strong><br />Required: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below<br /><br />Preferred: Basic Life Support, Cert Patient Care Tech/Asst<br /><br /><strong>Skills</strong><br />None, unless noted in the "Other" section below<br /><br /><strong>Other</strong><br />One of the following programs is acceptable for Education: Sentara Care Partner Certificate Program, successful completion of a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program, National Certified Medical Assistant (NCMA), National Certified Patient Care Technician (NCPCT), Completion of US Navy Hospital Corps School, Current student enrolled in clinical program (e.g., RN, LPN, Respiratory or Physical Therapy). Current work experience within last three years as a PCT or Nursing Assistant. One year of health care experience preferred. AHA BLS certification within 90 days of hire.