Patient Care Technician/Health Unit Coordinator M/S Observation Unit Full Time Nights $500 Sign-On Bonus at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/2/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    7/2/2019
  • Job ID:
    19003285
  • Job Family
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Palm Coast

Job Description


Description

Patient Care Technician/Health Unit Coordinator AdventHealth Palm Coast

Location Address: 60 Memorial Medical Parkway Palm Coast, Florida 32164
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Palm Coast
  • Work for a Faith-Based, Non-Profit Healthcare Organization
  • Patient and Employee Focused Organization Providing Whole Patient Care
  • Competitive Salaries and Comprehensive Benefits
  • Opportunities for Education Reimbursement for Career Advancement
  • Career Growth and Advancement Potential
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
  • When in the PCT role: Documents vital signs, intake and outputs and patient activity. Demonstrates competency in the application and care of a patient in restraints.  Notifies RN of problem IV’s, discontinues peripheral IV sites.  Obtains blood glucose readings, vital signs, administers soap and water enemas and am/pm care as delegated by RN. Responsible for documenting Intake and Output. Completes treatments, procedures and documentation as directed by licensed nurse. Reports any changes in patient condition or abnormal findings immediately to the appropriate personnel.                     
  • When in the HUC role: Monitors all cardiac rhythms on assigned unit.  Recognizes abnormal rhythms/arrhythmia and takes appropriate action. Assures accurate location of patients within the computer system. Answers all call lights for patients as well as incoming phone calls.  Places phone calls to other departments and physician offices. Performs all others tasks as assigned.              
  • Acts as a communication liaison for the patient, family and interdisciplinary health care team.  Performs as a team member in administering safe and effective patient care. Protects the rights of all patients; maintains confidentiality of all patient-related information. Demonstrates competency in all procedures and duties within scope of practice.               
  • Completes annual basic arrhythmia interpretation and utilization of monitoring equipment.           
  • Accepts reassignment in a professional and cooperative manner. Exhibits SHARE values and skills in all interpersonal contacts. Establishes and maintains courteous, tactful and professional level of interpersonal skills necessary to deal effectively with customers and populations served.


Qualifications
What You Will Need:
  • High School Diploma or GED Equivalent is Required
  • Must Complete Basic Arrhythmias Identification Course Prior to Starting
  • Minimum of 1 Year of Healthcare Nursing Assistant Clinical Experience Required
  • Current BLS through AHA
  • Current Florida Certification as a Nursing Assistant Preferred
  • Student in RN Nursing Program Who Has Completed at Least Three Hospital Clinical Rotations Will Be Considered
Job Summary:

The Patient Care Technician/Health Unit Coordinator (PCT/HUC) is responsible to perform duties as assigned by the Nurse Manager or Registered nurse in compliance with established process standards, structure standards and protocols of the assigned unit. The (PCT/HUC) works in cooperation with all team members in an effort to accomplish departmental goals and objectives. The (PCT/HUC) role is multi-disciplined. When assigned as a PCT, the primary function is the delivery of competent, compassionate, and cost-effective care. When assigned as a Health Unit Coordinator (HUC), primary function is to perform clerical duties and surveillance of arrhythmia monitors.                               



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

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