Patient Care Tech - Surgery

HCA San Jose , CA 95111

Posted 1 week ago

SHIFT: Evenings (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Good Samaritan Hospital is a 474 bed acute care hospital in the heart of Silicon Valley, with two locations, the main campus in San Jose, California and the Mission Oaks campus in Los Gatos, California. It is one of only ten hospitals nationwide to be awarded the Outstanding Achievement Award from the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer four consecutive times. Good Samaritan is a leader in neurosciences, high-risk obstetrics, advanced cardiology and innovative surgery techniques, and is a Joint Commission-certified Comprehensive Stroke Center and an accredited Chest Pain Center.

The Surgery teams are dedicated, healthcare providers with excellent services for patients at Good Samaritan Hospital. Interested in joining this team? Apply online now.

Schedule: 1.0 (40 hours weekly), Shift: Evenings with rotating weekends.

General Summary:

The Patient Care Technician (PCT) delivers high quality, patient-centered care by performing a variety of delegated basic patient care services related to common nursing functions and activities of daily living. Under the supervision of the registered nurse (RN), the PCT assists the nursing staff in providing patient care in accordance with the PCT's skills/training and the needs of the Department, and consistently assists the patient care team with maintaining a clean, well-organized, and safe patient care environment. The PCT complies with all hospital policies/procedures and observes the State Board of Nursing rules for unlicensed personnel.

Qualifications

Education/Certifications:

Work requires the level of general educational development normally acquired through the completion of high school or its equivalent. CNA certificate. Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.

Experience:

1 + years of experience in an acute care setting preferred.

Knowledge/Skills:

Ability to answer questions, obtain information from various sources and to solve non-complex issues. Interpersonal skills necessary in order to communicate effectively with co-workers, patients, families and medical staff.

Ability to utilize computerized patient care management system. Knowledge of basic computer skills preferred. Ability to understand and follow verbal and written instructions.

Must read, write and verbally communicate in the English language. Work is performed in accordance with established procedures, however employee must organize work and adapt to rapidly changing tasks and priorities. Must maintain confidentiality and privacy according to hospital policy.

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us.

Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.

Hospital Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000 Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900 facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory surgery centers, and urgent care clinics.

Our facility based staff continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have been named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals based on patient satisfaction and operational data.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Patient Care Tech - Surgery

HCA