Patient Care Technician-Fmc

Northern Arizona Healthcare Flagstaff , AZ 86002

Posted 3 weeks ago

Overview

The PCT, under the supervision of the charge nurse, clinical manager, and/or director is responsible for assisting in patient care, documentation and supply management. They will also work to keep the unit supplied, clean, and organized. S/he answers the telephone, and answers any questions the patient or their support system may have within their capabilities. S/he follows all policies and procedures of Northern Arizona Healthcare. They will perform or assist with procedures that fall within the scope of practice of a PCT. The PCT may be caring for infants, children, adolescents, adults and geriatrics.

Responsibilities

Patient Care

  • Maintains department cleanliness including following procedures for clean up after treatments.

  • Assists in transporting patients, equipment, and supplies.

  • Assists with transfer of patient with restrictions in weight bearing or impairment of motor status.

  • Assist patients with donning/doffing compression garments as needed.

  • Observe patient for skin integrity and report any problem areas to supervising clinicians.

  • Assist with dressing removal as assigned by supervising clinician.

  • Assisting patients with activities of daily living such as toileting as needed.

  • Assisting patients with mobility under the direction of supervising clinician including but not limited to therapeutic exercises.

Education

  • Demonstrates understanding of the Unit's Standards of Care and Practice and Administrative Policies as well as being able to locate Policy and Procedures Manuals on the assigned units.

  • Focuses on personal development areas, engaging in professional/collegial interactions with peers and students.

Qualifications

Education

  • High School Diploma or GED- Required

  • Graduate of a Nursing Assistant Program- Required

Certification & Licensures

  • Current, unrestricted CNA license in the State of Arizona- Required

  • Basic Life Support (BLS)- Required

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