Job ID: 383274

PCT Patient Care Tech - Med/Surg & Cardiovascular

Panama City, Florida

Regular / Day

We Are Hiring

Technician-PCT, Patient Care - Cardiovascular Unit 001 - Full-Time,Day - SHH PanamaCty BayMedical - Panama City,FL 7a to 7p every other weekend availability or equivalent preferred

Becoming a patient care technician is a great choice for anyone that wants to have a steady career, and advancement possibilities for the future.  The need for PCTs runs throughout our hospital, so we have many specialty and departments to choose from.

For this position, we would like for you to join our newly renovated 18-bed Med/Surg Unit.  Ascension Sacred Heart Bay services adults of all ages and stages of life.  You will help care for a variety of health concerns which may include: COPD, Pneumonia, GI bleed, CHF, Diabetes, Mental Status Change, etc. 

What You Will Do:

As a Patient Care Technician-PCT with Ascension Sacred Heart Bay, you will have the opportunity to perform basic clinical and non-clinical patient care activities under supervisor in assigned areas.  You will partner with the nursing staff and other PCT’s to provide quality care to each and every patient.

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

Why Join Ascension Sacred Heart?

Ascension Sacred Heart is a faith-based health system that provides a network of hospitals, outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and a variety of other health services to communities in South Alabama and across Northwest Florida.  Ascension Sacred Heart also includes a 84-bed hospital in Panama City where services include a Level II trauma center and advanced cardiovascular 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 Need:

Required Qualification(s):

  • High school diploma or GED required

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date

Preferred Qualification(s):

  • 1-2 years of PCT/CNA experience

  • Certified Nursing Assistant license

Knowledge and Skills

  • Able to professionally communicate

  • Ability to maintain professional demeanor in a fast-paced environment

  • Strong attention to detail

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

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.

Sacred Heart Health System participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

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Questions?

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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.