Patient Care Tech Med/Surg

Two positions available: 12 hour night shift – 7pm to 7:30 am or 12 hours Day shift – 6a to 6p.

The patient Care is an integral part of the nursing care team who works under the direction and supervision of RN’s/LPN’s.

Essential Function

  • Promptly answers telephone calls and routes call appropriately and in a timely manner.
  • Consistently demonstrates competence and proficiency in Ward Clerk responsibilities and procedures.
  • Provide nutritional and hydration support and assists patients with personal hygiene/elimination needs.
  • Constantly demonstrates an awareness and understanding of patient needs for personal care and comfort.
  • Assists nurses with treatments and procedures as directed, in an accurate and timely manner.

Job Requirements

  • High School graduate or equivalent.
  • Certification from at least a 75 hour nurse aide course on hire.
  • Previous patient care experience, telephone, clerical and computer experience required.
  • Current BCLS certification, must be able to read, write and follow written or oral instructions.
  • Current Mandatory Reporter or acquire within three months of hire.
  • Must display a high degree of empathetic understanding and kindness towards patients and visitors.

This is a full time position with benefits such as medical, dental, vision, paid time off, life and disability and a 403b retirement plan.