Patient Care Assistant II - General Medicine

Parkland Health and Hospital System (
Defense Contracting


  Full Time   Employee

United States

Looking for your next opportunity? If so, choose Parkland and discover what a meaningful job feels like. Whether you work directly with patients or use your talent to support our care, you’ll be part of a team that’s providing valuable health services to Dallas County residents. And here, you’ll have the opportunity to put all your skills to work, and the support to grow and advance in your job and your field. Step into a career that will make a substantial difference for our patients—and for you. We blend cultures, talents, and experience into an exemplary health and hospital system.  Parkland has earned distinction as one of America’s Best Hospitals by U.S News and World Report every year since 1994.

Performs specified patient care activities and basic clerical tasks under the direction of a Registered Nurse and is committed to the provision of patient centered/patient valued care.

-  Must have completed a formal nurse aide course; OR,
-  Must hold a current certified nurse aide registry; OR
-  Must have a medical assistant certificate; OR
-  Must be a currently enrolled in an accredited school of professional nursing and must have documentation of basic fundamentals of nursing from the school; OR,
-  Must successfully complete Parklands 8-week job specific training program.

- Must have a current Heartsaver CPR course completion card within 90 days of hire and/or placement in job
from one of the following:
o American Heart Association
o American Red Cross Rescuer
o Military Training Network.

Skills or Special Abilities:
-  Must be able to demonstrate basic patient care skills and skill in the use of supplies and assigned equipment. 
-  Must be able to communicate effectively with personnel of other departments, nurses, physicians, patients and families. 
-  Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.

Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status.

General Medicine

To apply for this job, contact:
Mitch Tonak

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