Patient Care Technician - Surgery Center
Department: PCH-MAIN | Amb Surgery Center
Category: Patient Care Svcs(Tech & Asst)
Posting #: 618537
Date Posted: 9/20/2021
Employee Type: Regular
Posting Note:We care for surgical patients in all specialties including General, Orthopedics, ophthalmology, Botox injection, Dental, Pain, Plastics, and Urology. Responsibilities include room turn, assisting with patient transfers, /care, obtaining supplies from main hospital, transportation of specimens, and assisting with patient care in preop/Pacu as needed. Pediatric experience preferred. This is a full-time day shift position, M-F, 0630-3P, No Holidays or Weekends. Late day coverage/week required. BLS required. Location: 1920 East Cambridge, Phoenix
This position will perform a variety of direct patient care services to assist in the implementation of selected portions of the care plan as directed and supervised by a Clinical Nurse.
Family-Centered care that focuses on the need of the child first and values the family as an important member of the care team
Excellence in clinical care, service and communication
Collaborative within our institution and with others who share our mission and goals
Leadership that set the standard for pediatric health care today and innovations of the future
Accountability to our patients, community and each other for providing the best in the most cost-effective way.
As directed and supervised by healthcare professional, collects and records a variety of routine patient data to ensure ongoing accuracy of patient chart.
As directed and supervised by healthcare professional, performs a variety of basic patient care activities to provide for optimal comfort and safety of the patient.
Assists in performance of a variety of related tasks and functions as needed.
Identifies and reports unusual findings or observations, clinical symptoms, behaviors, and treatment administered to appropriate healthcare professional to ensure timely and effective intervention.
Maintains inventory levels of stock items, supplies, and equipment to provide for efficient and cost effective unit operation.
Participates in a variety of in-service programs, meetings, conferences, and daily care rounds to maintain understanding of care plan changes, issues, and expectations.
Performs a variety of activities to provide for the ongoing maintenance of the unit's environment.
Provides orientation to the unit and hospital systems and processes to patients and family members to ensure familiarity with unit's policies and requirements.
Reviews and reinforces with patient/family education of basic technical procedures, activities/safety of daily living to ensure understanding.
Performs miscellaneous job related duties as requested.
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