Patient Care Technician

Dignity Health Chandler , AZ 85249

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Located in the Chandler, Ariz., suburb of Phoenix, the Chandler Regional Medical Center is a 338-bed, not-for-profit hospital with more than 2,500 employees and almost 1,000 doctors on staff representing all major specialties. Chandler Regional joined the Dignity Health system in 1999, but has been part of the community for more than 50 years. The hospital includes a Level I Trauma Center, a Heart and Vascular Center, a Wound Healing Center, a Family Birth Center and many additional services. During the fiscal year ending June 30, 2016, Chandler Regional provided more than $48 million in community benefit. As a result of Dignity Health's mission to deliver health care and partner with the community, nearly 100,000 people in the East Valley were reached through community health services. For more information visit: https://www.dignityhealth.org/arizona/locations/chandlerregional

Responsibilities

The Neuro TELEMETRY Unit at Chandler Regional Medical Center provides care for the adult patient requiring telemetry monitoring. We provide family focused care in a supportive environment. Staffing is based on acuity of the patient, and we have ancillary staff members that help with the care of our patients. All areas of the department work together to provide high quality care to meet and exceed the expectations of our patients while providing a satisfying experience to our patients and their families.JOIN US NOW as we are seeking a TECHNICIAN INT. - PT. CARE to be part of our dynamic patient care team. Passionate about the health and well-being of our critically ill patients, the PCT will communicate patient needs and observed/reported changes in patient condition to the supervising Nurse or Physician, provide direct patient care which may include, clinical procedures, phlebotomy, diagnostic testing, blood glucose monitoring, collection of specimens, including non-invasive body fluids and blood specimens and assist with other activities of daily living. The PCT may assist nursing in the retrieval and delivering of medications per the unit standard and may prep for invasive procedures per unit protocol.

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • High School Diploma, GED or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  • Knowledgeable in medical terminology.

  • Current CNA and/or EMT certification in good standing.

  • Current American Heart Association BLS card.

Preferred:

  • Two (2) year acute care experience.

  • Previous experience with a patient care module or personal computer.

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Dignity Health