GA-PCT II (Weekend) Night Shift in Calhoun, GA at Gordon Hospital and Murray Medical Center

Date Posted: 9/17/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Calhoun, GA
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    9/17/2018
  • Job ID:
    18010259
  • Job Function
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • AHS Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    Gordon Hospital and Murray Medical Center

Job Description


Description
Gordon Hospital
Gordon Hospital is a 69-bed community hospital that is a member of Adventist Health System, the largest not-for-profit Protestant healthcare system in the world. We provide high quality, personalized and compassionate care to its patients and community. Through our dedication to safety, rigorous self-assessment, performance improvement, corporate integrity, and service management, we are committed to being the pre-eminent provider of acute inpatient and outpatient healthcare services for the residents of Calhoun, Gordon County, and surrounding areas.

Work Hours/Shifts: Full-time Night shift (weekends)
Qualifications
GENERAL SUMMARY:
The Patient Care Technician II (PCT II) is responsible to perform duties as assigned and directed by the licensed nurse in compliance with established process standards, structure standards and protocols of assigned units. The PCT II works in cooperation with all team members in an effort to accomplish departmental goals and objectives. 

You will be responsible for:
  • Ensures personal hygiene and comfort care is delivered to the patient daily and as needed.
  • Maintains the privacy of all patients.
  • Ensures patient environment is neat and clean.
  • Answers calls promptly.
  • Assesses skin condition on all patients for potential breakdown and communicates with the licensed nurse.
  • Maintains a safe environment.
  • Completes treatments, procedures and documentation as directed by the licensed nurse.
  • Obtains vital signs per unit policy and reports abnormal findings immediately to the licensed nurse.   
  • Acts as a communication liaison for the patient, family and interdisciplinary healthcare team
  • Frequently review tracking board for obtaining and/or completion of labs and test
  • Provides clerical unit secretary assistance.                                                  
  • Assists in the facilitation and the transferring of patients to other healthcare facilities under the direction of the licensed nurse.                                                                 
What will you need?
  • American Heart Association Healthcare Provider card
  • Demonstrates effective communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Consults with and/or advises appropriate personnel of situations requiring attention or follow up.
  • Minimum of 1 year work experience.
  • Should be in first year of nursing school or have CNA

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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