Mercy Health PCA Co-Op - CVU - Summer 2018 - Mercy Health West Hospital in GreenTwp, Ohio

PCA Co-Op - CVU - Summer 2018 - Mercy Health West Hospital

Job ID: 4661587

Updated: April 9, 2018

Geographic Location: Cincinnati

Location: GreenTwp, OH, United States

Department: CVU

Full/Part Time: PRN

Shift: Days/Nights

Standard Hours: 0.01

Job Summary

The PCA Co-op participant is a current nursing student from one of our partner colleges/universities, between their junior and senior year. The co-op position is a 12 week committment in which the student works 36 hours per week (24 hours in a PCA role and 12 hours as a nursing co-op student under the direct supervision of an RN). While working with the RN, the PCA co-op student integrates academic learnings with practice opportunity. The PCA co-op student functions as a member of the patient care team by caring for patients and providing support services under the direction of the Registered Nurse. As a member of the healthcare team, the PCA co-op student will employ interpersonal and teamwork skills. The PCA co-op performance will be evaluated by both the university and the employer.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Enrolled in an accredited BSN program between junior and senior year
  • Completed 1 semester of nursing school clinicals.
  • Active CPR/BLS Card

Preferred : 3.0 GPA or above

Shift and Job Schedule


Hours: 36 hours per week (non-benefit eligible PRN)

Schedule : Varies (12 hour shifts)

Weekend & holiday rotation.

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is our policy to abide by all Federal and State laws, as well as, the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a), prohibiting discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibiting discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.