Patient Care Technician (PCT/CNA) – PRN Nights| Heritage Valley

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Patient Care Technician

PRN Nights

12 Hour shifts with rotating weekends

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The Patient Care Technician is responsible for performing various patient care activities and accommodative services under the general supervision of a Registered or Licensed Vocational/Practical Nurse.  Performs patient care activities within the limits of the position.  Does not administer medications or therapy.  Does not assume independent responsibility for patient care.  Job duties are accomplished in a manner consistent with the policies, procedures and guidelines of PAM Health.  Performs other related duties as assigned or requested. 

QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Training: High school graduate or equivalent preferred.  Current BLS certification is required.

 Experience: Minimum of two (2) to three (3) years of experience in an acute hospital, rehabilitation hospital, or skilled nursing unit is preferred.

 Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Verbal ability to effectively express ideas and views for communication with (as appropriate) pediatric, adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients, visitors, and staff members.
  • Read and write English language including basic medical terminology and abbreviations.
  • Ability to document appropriately on worksheets provided by licensed staff.
  • Cognitive ability to make judgments and problem solve.
  • Organizational ability to complete nursing tasks in a timely and efficient manner.
  • Capacity to relate to people in a manner to win confidence and establish rapport.
  • Flexibility to adjust to changing conditions and the various details of the job.

ABOUT US

PAM HEALTH (PAM) based in Enola, Pennsylvania, provides specialty healthcare services through more than 70 long-term acute care hospitals and physical medicine and rehabilitation hospitals, as well as wound clinics and outpatient physical therapy locations, in 17 states. PAM Health is committed to providing high-quality patient care and outstanding customer service, coupled with the loyalty and dedication of highly trained staff, to be the most trusted source for post-acute services in every community it serves. Its mission is to serve people by providing compassionate, expert care, and to support recovery through education and research.

Joining our PAMily allows you to work in a collaborative environment with colleagues and leadership with exposure to a variety of patient care levels. Aside from our competitive pay, generous paid benefit time, and excellent insurance options, you will also have opportunities for professional growth through our Education Advancement Program.

We are excited to learn more about you and hope that you consider joining us on a shared mission to improve the lives of others by being an integral part of our We Care Program. Please take a moment to visit us online at www.PAMHealth.com for a comprehensive look at how we’re able to positively impact our local communities.

PAM Health does not discriminate and does not permit discrimination, including, without limitation, bullying, abuse or harassment, on the basis of actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or HIV status, or based on association with another person on account of that person’s actual or perceived race, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, gender, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression or HIV status.

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