Patient Care Partner


Avera Heart Hospital, Sioux Falls, SD

Medical Unit

Part Time

Day/Night Shift

48 hrs/pp. Day/Night shifts with weekend & holiday rotation

Position Summary

  • Assists clinical team members by performing a variety of duties for patients within the patient focused care model. 
  • Provides clerical functions, basic patient care functions such as ambulation, feeding, toileting, as well as technical functions to support patient procedures and testing.
  • Maintains patient confidentiality at all times.  



  • Education: High school graduate or G.E.D. certificate required. Completion of CNA program, Medical Assistant Program, PCA or like program preferred.
  • Licensure/Certification: BLS certification required prior to end of orientation. Basic EKG skills required within 6 months of employment.
  • Experience: 6 months to 1 year continuous experience in an acute care setting preferred.