Patient Care Tech PRN - Med/Surg at HCA Healthcare

Posted in Other 28 days ago.

Location: McKinney, Texas





Job Description:

Description

SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem





  • TheMedical Center of McKinneyis a growing 260-bed hospital that is proud of our history of serving the health care needs of the residents of McKinney and our surrounding communities for more than 90 years. Change and innovation have marked our commitment to our growing community's needs.

    ThePatient Care Techworking under the supervision of a nursing, performs various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. The position's tasks and responsibilities include:


  • Bathes, dresses/undresses patients assist with personal hygiene.

  • Serves and collects food trays. Assists with patient feeding.

  • Transports, positions and drapes patients for exams and treatments.

  • Assists patients in ambulating.

  • Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O.

  • Performs non sterile dressing changes.

  • Passes and collects bed pans.

  • Changes bed linens.

  • Provides encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members.

  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems.

  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care.

  • Orients and mentors new staff members.

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

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Qualifications


  • High School Diploma or GED Required

  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider

  • One yearrecent experience as a patient care assistant/tech in a hospital environment preferred

  • Working knowledge of medical terminology.

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.

  • Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision.

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds.

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