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AdventHealth Patient Care Technician PRN Nights - Ocala, FL in Ocala, Florida

Description

Patient Care Technician AdventHealth Ocala

Location Address: 1500 SW 1 st Ave Ocala, Florida 34471

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ocala

  • Horse Capital of the World

  • Driving distance to Gainesville, St. Augustine, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota

  • Part of the community since 1898, providing healthcare to Marion County for over 120 years

  • Florida Hospital Ocala offers a broad spectrum of services, with programs that are nationally recognized and accredited

  • Spectacular springs throughout the county

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN Nights

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Performs patient care task in a safe and competent manner without significant deviations from the standard of care.

  • Plans, coordinates and implements PCT care in a timely manner based on individualized needs of patient.

  • Coordinates PCT care with RN and other interdisciplinary care to optimize patient outcomes.

  • Demonstrates ability to recognize changes in patient status and report those changes to RN/LPN immediately.

  • Maintains complete and timely documentation that assures accurate reflection of care provided.

  • Provides appropriate communication with multidisciplinary team members, patients and their families.

  • Promptly responds to patient's request for assistance in a professional and effective manner.

  • Refers problems/concerns to appropriate personnel immediately upon patient/family request.

  • Maintains communication with RN/LPN throughout entire shift to ensure accuracy of information and care provided.

  • Performs clerical duties such as document processing and data entry. Directs incoming telephone calls, schedules patient appointments and serves as the first point of contact for most customers. Coordinates duties with input of multidisciplinary team.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • HS Diploma or equivalent

  • All current CNAs must complete the phlebotomy course and obtain ten minimal blood draws. All competencies need to be successfully complete before end of orientation. Failure to complete course, blood draws, and competency within stated time frame will be deemed no longer meeting the minimal requirements for the position and will result in separation of position.

  • Valid American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS), certification or proof of competency is required upon hire.

Job Summary:

Assist patients with the activities of daily living, performs patient care tasks and maintains a safe and clean environment. Completes tasks under the supervision of a Registered Nurse within the scope of practice as defined by the Florida State Board of Nursin

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 Ocala

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 3 - Night

Travel: AdventHealth Ocala

Req ID: 21033020

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.