Patient Care Technician

    AMITA Health
    Evanston, IL 60201
    Full-time, Part-time
    Similar jobs pay $8.86 - $13.06

    Job Description

    We Are Hiring

    Patient Care Technician - Nursing Med Surg Units - Full-Time,Day - Presence St Francis Hospital - Evanston,IL

    This role is eligible for a $1500 sign-on bonus, provided you successfully complete all pre-employment requirements and subject to the term. Current and former associates of six months or less are not eligible.

    Why Join AMITA?

    AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care. The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

    What You Will Do

    As an Associate with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to performbasic clinical and non-clinical patient care activities under supervision in assigned area.

    Responsibilities:
    • Aids with entry and exit of patients.
    • Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.
    • Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.
    • Documents necessary records.
    • Responsible for keeping patient rooms clean and orderly as well as maintaining medical equipment.
    What You Will Need

    Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
    • Required Credential(s):
      • BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
      • One or more of the following:
        • Emergency Medical Techcredentialed from theIllinois Board Of Division of Emergency Medical Services and Highway Safetyobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.Intermediate or Advanced also acceptable.
        • Practical/Vocational Nursecredentialed from theIllinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulationobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
        • Nurse Aidecredentialed from theIllinois Department of Public Healthobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.Nursing student who has completed on semester of medical surgical nursing is also acceptable.
    Education:
    • High school diploma or GED required
    Work Experience:
    • None required.
    Equal Employment Opportunity

    AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

    Posting ID: 555164757Posted: 2020-05-25