St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health PCT - Emergency Services - MV in Mission Viejo, California
We are looking for a Patient Care Technician with Emergency Services - MV Department at Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center.
Location : Mission Viejo, CA
Schedule : Full-time
Shift : Night
Job Summary :
Under general supervision by the RN, the Patient Care Tech is responsible for providing basic nursing care for in-patients and out-patients as needed, within their specified area(s) (see below). The Patient Care Tech is responsible for collecting and reporting of information to the supervising RN and completion of all patient care related documentation. Consistently demonstrates behaviors that model the SJHS core values and the Hospital’s mission statement. Patient Care Techs are assigned as follows: Cardiopulmonary - basic respiratory, cardiology, nursing care, Medical/Surgical/Oncology – basic respiratory, nursing care, and assists with orthopedic devices (adult, geriatric) Resource Float Pool – basic respiratory, nursing care.
Good Verbal and written communication skills for regular contact with employees, patients and patient’s families
Positive interpersonal skills
Basic math and computer skills
Good organizational skills
Knowledge of basic medical terminology/anatomy
Ability to work with others in a flexible, cooperative manner.
Requires moderate mental application and concentration to handle varying procedures and interruptions
Education : High school graduate or GED and for hires after 10/31/16, completion of a CNA program or completion of first semester nursing program or EMT program completion.
Experience : Experience with basic data entry and computer skills on MS Windows based PC system
License / Certification : Current AHA Healthcare provider BLS certification. Hires after 10/31/16 require current CNA license or completion of first semester nursing program or EMT certification.
Preferred Position Qualifications:
Experience : One year of acute patient care experience or six months experience in a direct patient care environment.
Training : EKG training
At Mission Hospital with locations in Mission Viejo and Laguna Beach, CA our core values of Dignity, Service, Excellence and Justice translate into an environment where the welfare of our patients always comes before the bottom line.As non-profit acute care facilities, we serve all of south Orange County.Mission Hospital Mission Viejo is a Level II Trauma Center and is the area's designated regional trauma center. We have Centers of Excellence in heart, maternity, trauma, breast care, spine, vascular, stroke and brain injury.Mission Hospital Laguna Beach provides local coastal communities with 24-hour emergency department services, medical/surgical services, behavioral health programs including inpatient and outpatient psychiatric and chemical dependency services and an outpatient eating disorder program.Mission Surgery Center performs approximately 4,500 annual surgeries and provides a safe and convenient outpatient setting. It is accredited by the Accreditation Association of Ambulatory Health Care.We are a member of the St. Joseph Health System, one of only 12 winners worldwide of the Gallup Organization's Great Workplace Award, which recognizes an "extraordinary ability to create an engaged workplace culture"; we've received two Beacon Awards for clinical excellence and in 2012 we received Magnet Designation which recognizes hospitals for top patient care, quality nursing and innovations in nursing and healthcare. We offer a collegial work environment with competitive salaries and benefits.Mission Hospital provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, Mission Hospital complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.Positions specified as “on call/per diem” refers to employment consisting of shifts scheduled on as “as needed basis” to fill in for staff vacancies.
Company: Mission Hospital Regional Medical Center
Category: Other Healthcare Support
St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health
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