Patient Care Technician II - 10E Orthopedics
Medical University of South Carolina
- Charleston, South Carolina
- Healthcare Support
- Clinical & Research Support Services
- Full Time
Job Description SummaryThe Patient Care Technician (PCT) reports to the Nurse Manager. Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, the PCT performs multi-skilled activities to support a decentralized patient-centered approach to patient care and achieve desired outcomes.
EntityMedical University Hospital Authority (MUHA)
Cost CenterCC000712 CHS - Total Joint - 10E (Main)
Pay Rate TypeHourly
Scheduled Weekly Hours36
Work ShiftNights (United States of America)
Entity/Organization: MUHA (Medical University Hospital Authority/Medical Center)
Hours per week: 36
Scheduled Work Hours/Shift: 3 12-hour day shifts per week including weekends and holidays
Fair Labor Standards Act Status: Hourly
Job Summary/Purpose: The Patient Care Technician (PCT) reports to the Nurse Manager. Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, the PCT performs multi-skilled activities to support a decentralized patient-centered approach to patient care and achieve desired outcomes.
Minimum Training and Education: A high school diploma or equivalent (GED) required. One year of patient care work experience in a health care facility, Certified Nursing Assistant, EMT or Paramedic certification, Bachelor’s Degree or enrollment in a healthcare related program with successful completion of a Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, or Nursing Fundamentals course at an accredited institution or equivalent training preferred.
Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations: Basic Life Support required within 2 weeks of hire. Thereafter, must maintain Current Basic Life Support (BLS), either a certification from an American Heart Association (AHA) BLS for Healthcare Providers (or AHA recognized equivalent) or an American Red Cross CPR/AED for Professional Rescuer and Healthcare Provider.
Additional Job Description
If you like working with energetic enthusiastic individuals, you will enjoy your career with us!
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