Job ID: 361300
Patient Care Technician (PCT) - CNA - Cardiology
Regular / Night
We Are Hiring
Technician-PCT, Patient Care - Cardiology Unit 001 - Full-Time,Night - Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital, Warren Campus
Unit Description: 7 Center is a congestive heart failure unit consisting of 28 beds. The Telemetry department patient population consists of patients transferred from ICU/Step-down, medical surgical floors. These patients require monitoring for arrhythmias and treatment with vasoactive medication, close assessment and specific interventions. Staff is trained in dysrhythmia interpretation and treatment as well as ACLS. This unit has a telemetry pager system and associates carry SpectraLink phones. We are a backup/overflow unit for the stroke department.
Scheduled Hours: This associate will work three 12 hour shifts per week from 7:00PM through 7:30AM. This will include rotating every other weekend, and rotating holidays.
Why Join Ascension?
In Michigan, Ascension operates 16 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ over 20,000 associates. Across the state, Ascension Michigan is working together to help bring patients more resources and better care. Ascension Michigan is also committed to its community; it provided over $272 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in FY2018. Ascension Michigan is dedicated to spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals and communities.
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 Ascension St. John Health-MI, you will have the opportunity to perform basic clinical and non-clinical patient care activities under supervision in assigned area.
- 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
- Required Credential(s):
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. American Red Cross (ARC) CPR for Professional Rescuers card will be accepted upon hire but renewal must be a BLS Provider card from AHA.
- High school diploma or GED required
Candidates with prior nursing home or hospital experience are preferred; come join our team!
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