Patient Care Technician (CNA) 7A-7P
Location:
Orange Park , Florida
Posted:
October 18, 2017
Reference:
01310-7998
Orange Park Medical Center is a full-service regional tertiary facility serving Clay County and it's surrounding communities. As part of the HCA family, the largest healthcare provider in the world, Orange Park Medical Center provides the opportunity to develop your career along side more than 1,500 team members and 750 physicians on staff. Specializing in advanced robotics, open heart, maternity/delivery, pediatric and adult services and a dozen other major service lines, Orange Park Medical Center is the provider of choice in northeast Florida for patients, staff and physicians alike.

The Patient Care Technician (PCT), under the direction of the Registered Nurse, assists in providing quality care to an assigned group of patients. Maintains unit equipment in good working order and maintains adequate stocking of supplies and related equipment. Identifies opportunities and participates in performance improvement activities as directed.

The PCT is responsible for: meeting JC standards, complying with all state and federal regulations, complying with corporate and hospital policy and procedures, managing supplies and equipment, promoting teamwork with physicians and all health care providers, promoting positive customer service.

Patient Assessment/Documentation
Provides and documents patient care under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse. The Patient Care Technician supports the Registered Nurse by collecting and documenting data needed for patient assessment.
Patient Rights
The Patient Care Technician will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy.
Patient Safety
Demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, restraints and National Patient Safety Goals.
Qualifications:
EDUCATION:
  • A High School Diploma or equivalent is required
  • A Certified Nurse Assistant training course is strongly preferred

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION:
  • A current state of Florida issued Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) License is required; or a previous Military Corpsman, or a current nursing student having completed the first clinical course in the hospital setting, or proof of licensure as a nurse in a country outside the United States is required
  • A current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) card is required
EXPERIENCE:
  • Some previous Customer Service experience is required
  • 6 months experience in a patient care setting (especially previous hospital experience) is strongly preferred

A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom

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