Founded in 1887, Dignity Health - California Hospital Medical Center is a 318-bed, acute care, nonprofit hospital located in downtown Los Angeles. The hospital offers a full complement of services including a Level II trauma center, the Los Angeles Center for Women's Health, obstetrics and pediatric services, and comprehensive cardiac and surgical services.
The hospital shares a legacy of humankindness with Dignity Health, one of the nation's five largest health care systems. Visit https://www.dignityhealth.org/socal/locations/californiahospital for more information.
All employees are expected to perform their duties in alignment with the vision and values of the organization. The person doing this job is responsible for a variety of tasks that lead to a high level of customer satisfaction in the most cost effective manner.
Patient Care Technician (PCT) is a multidisciplinary technical worker providing support to the professional nursing staff and delivering direct care to the patient. Performs traditional basic nursing assistant skills appropriate to the non-licensed care provider. These skills include phlebotomy, 12 Lead EKG, restorative aid functions, and incentive spirometry, etc. The PCT performs age-specific direct patient care functions and duties to meet the goals of Patient Care Services and complies with Title 22 and JCAHO regulations.
Minimum of one year clinical practice in an acute hospital setting as Certified Nursing Assistant and Phlebotomist.
A current California Certified Nursing Assistant license
A valid Phlebotomy certificate issued by the state of California
Basic Life Support
This position is represented by SEIU.