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Patient Care Technician II/Unit Clerk - Full Time

at Christiana Care Health System in Newark, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Do you want to work at one of the Top 100 Hospitals in the nation? We are guided by our values ofLoveandExcellenceand are passionate about delivering health, not just health care. Come join us at ChristianaCare!
ChristianaCare, with Hospitals in Wilmington and Newark, DE, as well as Elkton, MD, is one of the largest health care providers in the Mid-Atlantic Region. Named one of "America's Best Hospitals" by U.S. News & World Report, we have an excess of 1,299 beds between our hospitals and are committed to delivering the best patient care in the region. We are proud to that Christiana Hospital, Wilmington Hospital, our Ambulatory Services, and HomeHealth have all received ANCC Magnet Recognition.
Christiana Care Offers:
Robust benefit package including full medical, dental and vision
403(b) with a company match
Generous paid time off
Tuition assistance for full time employees
Incredible Work/Life benefits including annual membership to care.com, access to backup care services for dependents through Care@Work, retirement planning services, financial coaching, fitness and wellness reimbursement, and great discounts through several vendors for hotels, rental cars, theme parks, shows, sporting events, movie tickets and much more!
ChristianaCareis currently seeking three full-time PCT II/Unit Clerk in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at our Newark Campus.

Full Time Flex Day/Evening 72 hours bi-weekly with every other weekend and rotating holidays required. -Shifts will be a mix of 8 and12 hours: Day/Eve Shift: 7a-7:30p, 7a-3:30p or 3p-11:30p

Full Time Day/Midnight 72 hours bi-weekly with every other weekend and rotating holidays required. Shifts will be a mix of 8 and12 hours: Day/Mid Shift=50% Day=7a-3:30p, 7a-7:30p, 50% Midnight=7p-7:30a, 11p-7:30a

Stright Day 72 hours bi-weekly with every other weekend and rotating holidays required. Shifts will be a mix of 8 and 12 hours: Day Shift=7a-3:30p, 7a-7:30p

Resume with cover letter is highly encouraged. Please attach resume to application for consideration. Video interview will be required. Please identify your required shift preference in the questionnaire.

Primary Functions:
The Patient Care Technician II (PCTII) support activities under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN) with an expectation to support the organizations patient safety goals and initiatives. The PCT II position requires the execution of clerical duties to help support the nursing staff and patients. This role will provide primary administrative support to family members of Patients in the NICU. Patient care will include limited bedside care with infants and adult patients. Including feeding, vitals, cleaning equipment and beds, diaper changes, bathing, assist with circumcisions, postpartum care, ambulate, visitor identification process, teaching scrub in for infection prevention and 50%-unit desk clerk coverage.

Principal duties and responsibilities:
Demonstrates skills and knowledge vital to deliver care appropriate to patients in various stages of development.
Performs assigned nursing duties for the comfort and well-being of patients and family members.
Responds to patient crisis and initiates interventions within the scope of responsibilities and notifies RN.
Job duties include, Responds with promptness, compassion, and interest to needs of patients and family members.

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Communicates to patients, employees, and physicians using courteous verbal and written communication skills.
Demonstrates proficiency using required computer skills to document in the electronic medical record.
Performs Unit Clerk duties such as, answering phones, entering charges, calling provider consults, setting up patient transportation, assisting staff with clerical needs and audits and coordinates maintenance of unit supplies.
Completes required in-service education.
Performs assigned work safely, adhering to established departmental safety rules and practices; reports to supervisor, in a timely manner, any unsafe activities, conditions, hazards, or safety violations that may cause injury to oneself, other employees, patients, and visitors.
Performs other related duties as required.
Scope, purpose, and frequency of contacts:
Daily contact with patients, family members, visitors, employees, medical staff, volunteers, and students.
Direction/supervision of others:
None
Direction/supervision... For full info follow application link.

Christiana Care Health System is an equal opportunity employer, firmly committed to prohibiting discrimination, whose staff is reflective of its community, and considers qualified applicants for open positions without regard to race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, veteran status, disability, pregnancy, citizenship status, or any other characteristic protected under applicable federal, state, or local law.

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Job Posting: 1244362

Posted On: Feb 28, 2024

Updated On: Mar 06, 2024

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