Patient Care Technician - PRN Nights

  • Texas Health Hospital Rockwall
  • Rockwall, TX 75087
  • Nov 10, 2022

Job Description

Currently seeking an experienced Patient Care Tech, to work in our Inpatient Services (Telemetry Unit). If you are a devoted caregiver who wants to make a difference by providing great patient care we are excited to talk to you! Responsibilities: Provides a safe environment, assists with activities of daily living, gives emotional and social support and attends to the patients' physical comfort. Uses clinical knowledge to perform general interventions for the patient.  Works directly under the direction, guidance and supervision of the Registered Nurses and LVNs. The Certified Nursing Assistant and/or Patient Care Tech is allowed to work independently when providing total care or assistance to the patient.  Works tactfully and cooperatively with patients, families, visitors and staff. Provides for patient privacy and confidentiality at all times. Requirements: High School Diploma or equivalent Current American Heart Association BLS/CPR certification CNA preferred Minimum of one year of experience in a hospital or nursing facility environment   Ability to verbalize and document data and information both verbally and in writing is required Maintains confidentiality at all times