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Patient Care Technician I

at Peninsula Regional Medical Center in Seaford, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Under the specific direction of the Nurse, the ED Tech performs a variety of functions that support patient care within the unit. The ED tech assists with general patient care, data collection, documentation, application of monitoring devices, communicates patient data to nurse, stocks necessary equipment and supplies in patient rooms. Additionally, the ED tech will assist in the patient documentation preparation for admissions, discharges and transfers. The employee will demonstrate knowledge in the current concepts of his/her field and is responsible for providing quality service to patients and families.

General Responsibilities • Provides quality patient care with respect and dignity for all patients. • Performs or assists patient with activities of daily living, measurement of accurate intake and output, and vital signs. Takes accountability for patient environment. Documents and reports significant/abnormal findings to licensed staff in a timely manner. • Demonstrates responsibility for preparing patient documentation for admissions, discharges, and transfers. • Consistently demonstrates customer service driven phone etiquette. • Demonstrates understanding of management of patient safety including the potential for injury and safety precautions. Adheres to infection control standards at all times. • Communicates professionally and effectively with patients, families, providers and staff to achieve desired outcomes in person and via written/telephone communications. • Fulfills all conditions of employment, mandatory in service and competency training, as well as participation in unit specific initiatives. WORK EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS • Previous CNA/EMT experience preferred • Basic Computer knowledge • Medical Terminology preferred EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS • High School graduate or equivalent required. CNA certification preferred with previous experience as a nursing assistant, home health aide. • EMT or other healthcare-related education considered. on weeks. To view full details and how to apply, please login or create a Job Seeker account
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Job Posting: JC182971739

Posted On: May 07, 2021

Updated On: Sep 26, 2021