Reading Hospital
Patient Care Assistant- Ortho/Trauma (T5), Full-Time Evenings
At a glance
Location: US-PA-Reading Map
Posted: 07/10/2020
Closing: 08/09/2020
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Reading Hospital
Job description

About the Department:

T5 is a 30 bed adult and geriatric surgical unit that primarily cares for the following patient population: Orthopedic patients, trauma patients, neurosurgical patients, joint replacement patients, and medical overflow patients.

Why Reading Hospital?

  • Magnet designated
  • Level I Trauma Center
  • Emergency Nurses Association 2018 Lantern Award
  • MICU: Silver Beacon Award for Excellence by The American Association of Critical-Care Nurses
  • Healthgrades: America's 100 Best Hospitals Award™ (2017-2019)
  • Five-Star Ranking, 2019 – one of only 11 hospitals in the state to do so!
  • US News & World Report: 6th best hospital in PA
  • Comprehensive benefits to include earned time off, enhanced tuition assistance, retirement savings with employer match and so much more!


Perform routine patient activities according to established policies and procedures in a manner conducive to the safety and comfort of the patient as assigned by the Professional Nurse.


  • High School Diploma or GED required. 6 months of working patient care experience strongly preferred.
Patient Care Assistant- Ortho/Trauma (T5), Full-Time Evenings