Job ID REQ_93471 FACILITY Rochester General Hospital LOCATION Rochester, New York
Provides direct or indirect patient care in accordance with treatment plans as determined and delegated by a licensed nurse. Assists with tasks necessary for the general management and organization of the patient care unit, being flexible meeting patient and/or unit needs.
STATUS: Full Time
LOCATION: Rochester General Hospital
DEPARTMENT: Day Of Surgery Admissions-DOSA
SCHEDULE: Monday-Friday (5:30am-6pm) Rotating
Provides guidance to Patient Care Technicians including but not limited to scheduling, patient care deployment.
Employ safe and competent care for patients with relationship to the patient's hygiene, skin integrity, nutritional and elimination needs.
Assist with the admission, discharge, transfer, transport and repositioning of patients.
Perform correct procedures in the collection and disposition of specimens.
Perform and record technical procedures as delegated.
Observe, report, and document questionable patient conditions to the licensed nurse on duty.
Ensure medical equipment is clean, maintained and functional and refers equipment for needed repairs.
Monitors and maintains unit supply usage.
Implements appropriate interventions to address the mobility needs of the patient.
In addition to above, Advanced Patient Care Technician Responsibilities include:
Administrative Support - Unit secretarial responsibilities and special projects- (Mandatory)
Scheduling follow up examinations and testing (Unit Specific)
Pre, Peri, and Post Operative scrub duties (Unit Specific).
Materials Management (Inventory, Ordering, Receipt of Materials, Billing) (Unit Specific)
Peer Interviews, orientation/training/mentoring competencies of new Patient Care technician staff (Mandatory).
Secure transport of non-controlled medications from pharmacy to unit and from unit-to-unit when transporting patients in accordance with designated process.
Performs other duties as assigned.
2 years experience in Patient Care Technician role or
Completion of one of the following: Nursing Fundamentals, C.N.A. certification, or experience as a medical assistant/technician in a health related facility or participation in a Patient Care Technician training program.
Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran
Rochester General Health System