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PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN - tele/med/surg - Holy Family Medical Center
Presence Health | Des Plaines, Illinois
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Job Description

Requisition ID: 26791

Location: Presence Holy Family Med Ctr

Location Address:
100 North River Road, Des Plaines, IL  60016 United States (US)

 

Daily Hours: 12
Standard Hours: 36
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Night
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

The Patient Care Technician is responsible for assisting in the delivery of skilled, technical care as appropriate to the clinical area, unit and/or department needs, and according to established policies and procedures.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Assists patient with eating, drinking, dressing, bathing and personal hygiene.

     

  2. Performs back rubs and skin scare as needed to ensure the patient’s comfort and well-being.

     

  3. Transports patients to and from other departments as needed and provides assistance with tray set up and patient positioning.

     

  4. Takes temperature, pulse, blood pressure, respiration, daily weights and dietary intake of assigned patients, and records output fluids. Accurately records information according to department procedure to ensure inclusion in the patient’s medical record. Reports changes in a patient’s condition to a registered nurse promptly.

     

  5. Performs specific, technical patient care procedures such as administration of enemas, applications of heat and cold.
  6. This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all tasks and functions.  Other duties may be assigned

Education and/or Experience                                                              

High School diploma or equivalent required. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or one year patient care technician experience in a healthcare setting required, but students currently enrolled in an approved nursing school program may be considered.  One year patient care technician experience in a healthcare setting required, but students currently enrolled in an approved nursing school program may be considered. 

Computer Skills                                                          

Knowledge of Microsoft Office software and Meditech.

 

Bilingual skills preferred.

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

CPR Certification required.

 

Certified Nurse Assistant Certification preferred.

 

Business Unit: Presence Holy Family Med Cntr

COMPANY OVERVIEW:

EOE of Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability

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