Community Healthcare System Patient Care Tech in East Chicago, Indiana

Patient Care Tech

Job ID:21214

Category:Nursing Services

Facility:St. Catherine Hospital

Department:Intermediate Care

Schedule:Part-time (Benefit Eligible)

Shift:Nights

Hours:11p-7am

Bi-weekly Hrs:72

Job Details:Under the supervision and direction of a staff nurse and according to established practices and procedures, facilitates the provision of patient care by performing specific tasks, caring for the personal needs, comfort, and safety of the patient in accordance with hospital policy and standards of care as identified by the Department of Patient Care Services.·Excellent verbal and written skills.·Education equivalent to high school diploma or GED.·Must have one or more of the following:oCompletion of a certified nurse assistant training course and current valid State certification.oOne year satisfactory work performance as a nurse assistant. (Current valid State certification is also strongly recommended.)·Maintains current CPR Certification.·Completes Annual Skills and OSHA validations, as well as Safety and Infection Control procedures.·Must be able to demonstrate the ability to perform required competencies within allotted time periods.·Successful completion of a Patient Care Technician Course.