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Patient Care Technician, SOS Registry, Saint Francis Hospital, Evanston *Sign-On Bonus available*

Date: Aug 25, 2019

Requisition ID: 65960

Ministry:  Presence St Francis Hospital

Location: Presence St Francis Hosp

Location Address:
355 Ridge Avenue, Evanston, IL  60202 United States (US)

 

   

Department: 20550181 S O S Registry 

Daily Hours: 12
Standard Hours: 36
Employment Status: Full-time 
Employment Type: Regular 
Shift: Night
FLSA: N

 

SUMMARY

The Patient Care Technician is responsible for assisting in the delivery of skilled, technical care as appropriate to the clinical area, unit and/or department needs, and according to established policies and procedures.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Assists patient with eating, drinking, dressing, bathing and personal hygiene.

 

  • Performs back rubs and skin scare as needed to ensure the patient’s comfort and well-being.

 

  • Transports patients to and from other departments as needed and provides assistance with tray set up and patient positioning.

 

  • Takes temperature, pulse, blood pressure, respiration, daily weights and dietary intake of assigned patients, and records output fluids. Accurately records information according to department procedure to ensure inclusion in the patient’s medical record. Reports changes in a patient’s condition to a registered nurse promptly.

 

  • Performs specific, technical patient care procedures such as administration of enemas, applications of heat and cold.

 

 

This document represents the major duties, responsibilities, and authorities of this job, and is not intended to be a complete list of all task and functions. Other duties may be assigned.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

 

Education and/or Experience                                                                

High School diploma or equivalent required. Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) or one year patient care technician experience in a healthcare setting required, but students currently enrolled in an approved nursing school program may be considered.  

 

Computer Skills                                                                 

Knowledge of Microsoft Office software and Meditech.

 

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations

CPR Certification required.

Certified Nurse Assistant Certification preferred.

 

** This role is eligible for a sign-on and retention bonus, provided you successfully complete all pre-employment requirements and subject to the terms. You are eligible for a bonus of up to $1,500 (Current and former employees not eligible)**

Business Unit: Presence St Francis Hospital
Department Name: S O S Registry

Job Function: Nursing; Support Services 


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