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Patient Care Associate (PCA, CNA, PCT) - Medicine

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Hartford Hospital


Hartford, CT

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Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 36
Job Shift: Shift 3
Shift Details: Evening and night hours available with rotating weekends and rotating holidays required. Full time and part time openings available.

Come join Hartford Healthcare and work where every moment matters!

Hartford Hospital is actively hiring Patient Care Associates (PCA) for our Specialty Medical Nursing Units

  • No floating outside of the Medicine Division
  • Supportive environment to promote professional and interpersonal development and growth

Hartford Hospital doesn’t just take great care of our patients; we take great care of our Patient Care Associates too. We offer:

  • Tuition Reimbursement up to $5,250.00 after six months of employment and up to 40% tuition discounts with partnering institutions for colleague AND dependents
  • Employee assistance and wellness programs including a strong focus on promoting mental health
  • No mandatory shift extensions or on-call obligations
  • Paid time off and health insurance packages
  • Free parking on-site

Hartford Hospital’s Specialty Medicine Units offer its Patient Care Associates a collaborative work environment as they care for a wide variety of patients with acute care conditions. Specialty Medicine Patient Care Associates work as a team to deliver holistic care to patients and their families.  Working in this supportive environment allows a Patient Care Associate to join a multidisciplinary team, widen their skill set, and develop competencies required to care for a diverse patient population.  The specialty medicine division offers opportunities for career development, growth, and life-long learning.

Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Patient Care Associate performs delegated functions as a member of a patient care team to provide a variety of services such as activities of daily living, vital signs, EKGs, and glucose checks. These activities contribute to meeting the health care, safety and comfort needs of patients, and are performed in accordance with all existing regulatory and hospital standards, policies and procedures. Reports to Unit Manager.



CPR validation within 3 months of hire

Demonstrated ability to read, write, and speak English, and perform basic Mathematics

Ability to perform physical effort as specified by position physical requirements and occupational exposure form.


High School Diploma or Equivalent

We take great care of careers.        

With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.

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