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AdventHealth PCT I PCU FT Weekend Days AdventHealth Gordon in Calhoun, Georgia

Description

Patient Care Technician I AdventHealth Gordon

Location Address: 1035 Red Bud Rd NE, Calhoun, GA

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Gordon

Located in the foothills of North Georgia Mountains

Co-workers that feel like family

Faith based organization

Employee Referral Program

Educational Reimbursement Plans

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time-Weekend Days

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:

  • American Heart Association BCLS

  • Paramedic or EMT with a valid Georgia license preferred.

  • CNA certification or first year of nursing school preferred.

Job Summary:

The Patient Care Technician I (PCT I) 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 I work 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.

Category: Patient Care

Organization: AdventHealth Gordon

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 1 - Day

Travel: AdventHealth Gordon

Req ID: 21041216

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.