Patient Care Technician PCU at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/4/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Calhoun, GA
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    7/4/2019
  • Job ID:
    19004994
  • Job Family
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Gordon and Murray

Job Description


Description

Patient Care Technician PCU AdventHealth Gordon
Location Address:  1035 Red Bud Rd NE, Calhoun, GA
 
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Gordon

  • Five-star Rating, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • Top 100 Community Hospitals, Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Top 100 Rural Hospitals, Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Located in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains
  • Co-workers that feel like family

 
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time - Night Shifts
 
You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Performs as a team member in administering safe and effective patient care.
  • 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.
  • 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.
  • Demonstrates competencies in all procedures within scope of practice and as appropriate to the ages of the patients served.
  • Reports malfunctioning equipment to the licensed nurse.
  • Actively participates in: staff meetings, committees, mandatory in-services, and educational programs/offerings relevant to area of practice. 
  • Demonstrates competency and recognizes own skills, abilities and limitations and is accountable for own actions.
  • Seeks/solicits help or guidance from resource person when appropriate.
  • Functions in a professional manner during emergency or crisis situations. 


Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Paramedic or EMT with a valid Georgia license.
  • American Heart Association BCLS
  • CNA certification or first year of nursing school

Job Summary:

The Patient Care Technician 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 to accomplish departmental goals and objectives. The primary function is the delivery of competent, compassionate and cost-effective patient care.




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

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