Patient Care Tech - Cardiac Step Down Unit, (7p-7a), Atlanta
Job Number: 1055656
Piedmont Atlanta Hospital - Atlanta, Georgia
Under the direction of the RN, Charge Nurse, Clinical Manager or designee the PCT/Unit Secretary will provide direct and indirect patient care as a member of the healthcare team and assists other members of the team as needed. Provides care to patients from birth through the lifecycle, demonstrating competency with treatments, procedures and equipment appropriate to the clinical setting and hospital policy. Also performs clerical and receptionist duties while providing quality customer service. Maintains any required clinical competencies specific for department assigned. Job responsibilities may include proximity to medications while in areas with restricted access.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
High School Graduate or equivalent required
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
BLS certification required. Certification from a Nursing Assistant or Patient Care Technician program preferred.
Successful completion of Medical Terminology course preferred.
One (1) year of patient care experience and/or one (1) year of related hospital experience preferred.
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