Patient Care Tech - Emergency Department
As a Patient Care Tech, you will provide direct patient care in the Emergency Departmentin accordance with treatment plans as determined/delegated by a licensed nurse. Your ability to assist with tasks necessary for the general management and organization of the patient care unit is crucial in the overall success of the unit and comfort of Rochester Regional patients.
STATUS: Day, evening, and night rotation. Every other weekend and holiday rotations.
LOCATION: Rochester General Hospital
DEPARTMENT: Emergency Services
SCHEDULE: Full Time/Part Time/Per Diem
Please note: Regardless of schedule, there is a full time, 7 week orientation for all new employees.
Completion of one of the following is strongly preferred: Nursing Fundamentals, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certification -OR- one (1) year experience as a medical assistant/technician in a health-related facility
Excellent customer service and communication skills
Compassionate, warm and patient focused
Patient Care & Service. Provide direct patient care & indirect activities to facilitate unit functioning; provide safe and competent care for patients with relationship to nutritional, skin integrity, elimination & hygiene needs; take patient vital signs; ensure equipment and all facilities are clean and stocked with appropriate supplies
Admission & Transfer of Patients. Assist with admission, discharge and transfer of patients
PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS M - Medium Work - Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or 10 to 25 pounds of force frequently, and/or greater than negligible up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects; Requires frequent walking, standing or squatting.