The Patient Care Technician provides direct patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse.
Required Certification includes Basic Life Support from American Heart Association, American Red Cross, or Military Training Network.
Minimum requirements include 1 year of SNF or hospital PCT/CNA experience; OR in lieu of experience may have completed approved CNA school (with clinicals); Nursing Student with completion of Nursing Fundamentals; or EMT certification / Paramedic license for ER only.
Required: BayCare Patient Care Technician Course within 90 days, if candidate does not have prior PCT experience.
Certifications and Licensures
RequiredBLS (Basic Life Support)Relevant SpecialtyRequiredPatient Care TechnicianIf applicable
EducationRequiredHigh School or EquivalentRequiredCurrently EnrolledNursingOrTechnicalCertified Nursing AssistantOrTechnicalReference summary for details
Related experience in lieu of Technical Training/ProgramOr1 year
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Specific SkillsRequiredClinical skills appropriate to position
RequiredWritten and verbal communication skills
RequiredCustomer service skills
RequiredComputer skills appropriate to position
Baycare Health System, Inc