Advanced Care Partner - Acute Care of Elderly - PRN
Posted on: October 9, 2021
• Unit: Acute Care of Elderly (ACE)
• PRN/Per Diem
• No guaranteed hours; ACP Program criteria stipulates that any ACP
must be able to work at least one 12-hour shift (day, nights, or
weekends, as needed by unit) per week, 24 hours per (bi-weekly)
pay-period, consistently until BSN graduation.
• Flexible schedule; Combination of
Summary - Advanced Care Partner (ACP)
• Under the supervision of an RN, performs basic patient care
• Performs basic patient care activities as delegated and
supervised by an RN, including but not limited to, monitoring vital
signs, taking blood glucose measurements, and recording intake and
• Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of
daily living, including but not limited to, bathing, grooming and
• Assists with keeping unit(s) and patient rooms stocked, clean,
• Reports abnormal findings or changes in physical, mental and
emotional conditions to nursing staff.
• Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive
judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be
able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate
• Enrolled in an accredited BSN program, without interruption and
in good standing. Must have successfully completed Med/Surg
1 (or equivalent) at time of application with the ability to
provide transcript with grade.
• Basic Life Support (BLS) through the American Heart Association
or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with
card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good
through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards
must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the
American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red
Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all
renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association
Please refer to the program website for a complete explanation of
*Current UCHealth employees must apply internally through Employee
*Please be sure to attach one single PDF or Word document
(including Cover letter; Comprehensive Resume & Unofficial
transcripts verifying completion of Med-Surg I or equivalent) to
your profile via the top of the first page of the online
application (link in the red box).
This position's pay rate is: $16.00/hour.
An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based
upon organizational and individual performance.
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