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St. Joseph Health / Covenant Health Patient Care Technician I - Emergency in Orange, California

We are looking for a Patient Care Technician I for our Emergency Department at St. Joseph Hospital of Orange.

Location : Orange, CA.

Schedule : On Call/ Per Diem

Shift : Nights

Job Summary :

Under the direction of the Registered Nurse, Clinical Coordinator and Department Manager, provides care the Emergency Department or Critical Care patients.

Skills :

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English (both verbal and written).

  • Ability to interact with patients, other customers, co-workers and physicians in a courteous, service-oriented manner.

  • Ability to transport and lift patients using hospital transport device.

Position Requirements:

Education: High school diploma or equivalent.

Experience:

  • At least one year as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), Corpsman in the Armed Services, PCT, or A Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in an acute hospital setting, sub-acute long term care setting or outpatient/home health setting.

  • Completion of one clinical semester of nursing school may be used in lieu of settings of care and certifications.

License/Certification:

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support – BLS.

  • MAB to be provided by St. Joseph Hospital within 90 days of hire.

    Preferred Position Qualifications:

    Experience :

  • Two years of experience working in an emergency department as an EMT or CAN

  • Bilingual English/Spanish or English/Vietnamese communications skills.

License/Certification: Current California EMT or CNA Certification.

Dignity. Service. Excellence. Justice.These timeless values form the heart and soul of St. Joseph Hospital. They are the prime reason that we attract and retain high-caliber employees who believe in the sanctity of their work in our faith-based setting.As a result of this affinity, most of our employees have remained with us for at least five years. Over 40 percent of our new employees were either referred by friends or applied to work at St. Joseph based on our reputation. It is little wonder, then, that retention rate is significantly higher than the average for healthcare institutions in our community.The most important result: employee engagementWe are proud of our dedicated employees practicing our core values. Because of them, the St. Joseph Health System was awarded the Gallup Organization's Great Workplace Award for three consecutive years. Only 12 organizations in the world received this distinguished accolade, which recognizes fully engaged workplaces.Clinical ExcellenceWhen you take the latest in medical technology and place it in the hands of highly skilled clinicians, recognition is sure to follow. In July 2007, 2008 and 2009, St. Joseph Hospital was named one "America's Best Hospitals" for Orthopedic Care by U. S. News and World Report. This highly esteem recognition is testimony to our unique blend medical science and compassionate, values-based care.A haven that feels like home.St. Joseph Hospital offers a unique environment in which healthcare givers who share a kindred spirit can do important work and grow both spiritually and professionally. Here, values-based employees view their jobs not simply as careers but also as callings.Care to get acquainted? Then we warmly invite you to explore the many career opportunities offered by St. Joseph Hospital!St. Joseph 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, St. Joseph 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: St. Joseph Hospital Orange

Category: Other Healthcare Support

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