The PatientCare Technician (PCT) provides specific nursing care under the direction of aRegistered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). The PCT is required toprovide an excellent patient experience consistent with Relationship-BasedCare. Prepare hospital room for new admission. Anticipate patient needs.Respond to patient requests in a timely and appropriate manner. Perform patientrounding according to unit-specific guidelines. Provide care that isintentional and patient-focused. Ensure that environment is orderly andcomfortable. Approach patients and families with compassion and offer emotionalsupport. Demonstrate courtesy, respect, and professionalism. Recognize andrespect cultural and spiritual differences and demonstrate culturally competentcare. Works in a secure department with access to areas where medications arestored.
Required: High School Diploma or General EducationDiploma (G.E.D.). Has completed PCT training, CNA training or equivalenttraining program. Preferred: Current CNA Licensure.
Required: CPR Certification Skills Required: Must possess effective written and verbal communicationskills. Other Required: Must be at least 18 years old. Must be able to work variable shifts, holidays and/or weekends. Must be able toperform required duties, including lifting and transferring, using proper bodymechanics.
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Tucson, Arizona
Facility: Carondelet St. Joseph's Hospital
Job Type: PT1
Shift Type: Nights
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