Patient Care Technician Inpatient | Medical Surgical

    Sanford Health
    Fargo, ND 58102
    Full-time
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    Job Description



    Sanford Health is one of the largest and fastest-growing not-for-profit health systems in the United States. We're proud to offer many development and advancement opportunities to our nearly 50,000 members of the Sanford Family who are dedicated to the work of health and healing across our broad footprint.

    See yourself at Sanford!

    Facility:Sanford Medical Center Fargo
    Location:Fargo, ND
    Shift:Varies
    Job Schedule:Full time
    Weekly Hours:36.00

    Job Summary

    The Patient Care Technician (PCT) serves as caregiver to the patient during the scheduled work period. The Patient Care Technician provides patient-centered nursing care and daily living assistance to assigned patient under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). Record vital statistics and other basic health information. Administer basic health care and medical treatments; provide assistance with basic daily living activities, including dressing/undressing, bathing, grooming, toileting, etc., meal preparation and dining needs, emotional and spiritual needs, and laundry. Clean patient living areas or treatment rooms. Collect non-invasive biological specimens from patient. Prepare patient treatment areas for use; prepare and clean medical equipment; dispose of biomedical waste in accordance with standards and policy. Perform clerical work related to scheduling and documenting patient healthcare. Strong communication, customer service, multi-tasking, and organizational skills are needed on a daily basis.

    Qualifications

    High school graduate or general equivalency diploma (GED) is required.

    Knowledge of healthcare, anatomy, physiology, medical terminology, and medical equipment/supplies preferred.

    Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) preferred. Obtains and subsequently maintains required department specific competencies and certifications.

    If working in North Dakota (ND) and not a Certified Nursing Assistant, must be on the North Dakota Department of Health Nurse Aide Registry upon completion of training/competency validation or a maximum of four months from the date of initial employment.

    Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

    If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-673-0854 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

    Job Function:Nursing
    Req Number:R-16874
    Featured:No


    Posting ID: 555043180Posted: 2020-06-19