Job ID: 323696

Patient Care Technician (PCT) - CNA - Acute Care Services

East China, Michigan

Regular / Rotating

We Are Hiring

Patient Care Technician - Acute Care Services - Full-Time,Rotating - Ascension River District Hospital

Unit Description: Ascension River District Hospital is a small community based hospital in East China, Michigan.  This associate will work in Acute Care Services, rotating to multiple units within the hopsital including maternal/fetal medicine, emergency services, and telemetry.  Our average patient to PCT ratio is 6:1.  

Scheduled Hours:  This associate will work three 12 hour shifts per week including rotating weekends and holidays.  

Why Join Ascension?

Ascension Michigan is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.

Our Mission, Vision and Values: Ascension Michigan, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.
 
Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication
 
Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare.
 

What You Will Do

As an Associate with Ascension River District Hospital, you will have the opportunity to perform basic patient care activities to patients in assigned area.

Responsibilities:

  • Assists with treatments ordered by physician and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN).
  • 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.
  • Assists with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.
  • Demonstrates personal commitment to the organization's core values.
  • Displays ability to perform unit-specific skills based on unit competency validation process and department-required certifications to be required within department scope.
  • Participates as a member of the multidisciplinary team. Provides clear and accurate information during hand off and rounds. Recognizes patient changes and irregularities and notifies nursing accordingly.
  • Performs all other duties and projects as assigned.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • One or more of the following:
      • Basic Life Support Provider certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) required. American Red Cross (ARC) CPR for Professional Rescuers card will be accepted upon hire but renewal must be a BLS Provider card from AHA.

Education:

  • HS or Equivalent 
    • High school degree or equivalent required Coursework in Allied Health preferred Nurse Assistant, Phlebotomy, Patient Care Technician or Medical Assistant preferred Completion of CNA program preferred

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Michigan is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.
 
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
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Reasonable Accommodation
Ascension Michigan provides reasonable accommodation so that qualified applicants with a disability may participate in the selection process. Please advise us of any accommodations you request in order to express interest in a position by e-mailing: reasonableaccommodations@stjohn.org. Please state your request for assistance in your message. Only reasonable accommodation requests related to applying for a specific position within Ascension Michigan will be reviewed at the e-mail address supplied.
Thank you for considering a career with Ascension Michigan.
 
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