• Patient Care Technician - Cardiac Holding Recovery

    Ascension HealthBirmingham, AL 35298

    Job #1205111058

  • We Are Hiring Patient Care Technician (PCT) - Cardiac Holding Recovery - Full-Time, Day Shift - St Vincent's Birmingham - Birmingham, ALMonday to Friday (6 a.m. - 2:30 p.m). No weekends / rotating Holidays on-callWhy Join Ascension? In Alabama, St. Vincent's Health System operates five hospitals (St. Vincent's Birmingham, St. Vincent's Blount, St. Vincent's Chilton, St. Vincent's East, and St. Vincent's St. Clair) in addition to several other healthcare facilities. St. Vincent's Health System employs more than 4,800 associates and has been serving Birmingham for more than 118 years.Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.What You Will Do As an Associate with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to perform basic 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 Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. Education:+ High school diploma or GED requiredWork Experience:+ None required.Equal Employment Opportunity As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law. Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.E-Verify Statement St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information. E-Verify (link to E-verify site) REQNUMBER: 400913-1A