Nursing Care Partner

Emergency Department ER




This is within our Emergency Department

Under the general direction of the RN, provides a variety of uncomplicated clinical treatments and services for assigned patients in a patient care area.  Provides developmentally appropriate psychosocial and clinical care respective to the assigned patient populations.  Reports to department management.

Experience, Education and Training Minimum:  Current certification as a nurse assistant, medical technician, medical assistant, or emergency medical technician; or, Enrolled actively in an accredited Registered Nurse program with completion of at least two semesters of clinical rotation; Previous Nursing Care Partner experience  at CHKD (within 2 years); Completion of the nursing student extern program at CHKD; Graduate of an accredited nursing school program (without successful completion of the NCLEX board exam); or, completion of a hospital-based training program for unlicensed assistive roles with similar clinical competencies. CPR Training required and/or must be obtained within 45 days of hire.