Technician-PCT, Patient Care - Cardiovascular
We Are Hiring
Technician-PCT, Patient Care - Cardiovascular Unit 001 - Full-Time,Day - SHH PanamaCty BayMedical - Panama City,FL 7a to 7p every other weekend availability or equivalent
We are hiring:
Becoming a patient care technician is a great choice for anyone that wants to have a steady career, and advancement possibilities for the future. The need for PCTs runs throughout our hospital, so we have many specialty and departments to choose from. For this position, we would like for you to consider our newly remodeled Cardiovascular unit.
What you will do:
The Cardiovascular Nursing Unit is a 42-bed inpatient unit located on the 5th floor of the South Tower that provides 24/7 comprehensive care to heart patients recovering from surgery, heart attack or other heart and vascular conditions. The unit offers continuous monitoring of the patients’ hearts during their recovery period. Expert heart nurses, along with dedicated support staff, are readily available to assist the patient and family with their physical and emotional needs.
As a Patient Care Tech, you not only impact the lives of the patients who you touch, but you have an impact on the patient’s entire family! You will perform basic clinical and non-clinical patient care activities under supervision.
Why Join Ascension Sacred Heart?
Ascension Sacred Heart is a faith-based health system that provides a network of hospitals, outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and a variety of other health services to communities in South Alabama and across Northwest Florida. Ascension Sacred Heart also includes a 99-bed hospital in Panama City where services include a Level II trauma center and advanced cardiovascular care.
Ascension Sacred Heart is dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.
Aids with entry and exit of patients
Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living
Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff
Documents necessary records
Responsible for keeping patient rooms clean and orderly as well as maintaining medical equipment
High school diploma or GED required
BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
1 year Patient Care Tech/CNA/EMT experience
Certified Nursing Assistant license
Knowledge and Skills
Able to professionally communicate
Ability to maintain professional demeanor in a fast-paced environment
Strong attention to detail
Equal Employment Opportunity
Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.
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