Job ID: 324920

Technician-PCT, Patient Care

Nashville, Tennessee

Regular / Day

We Are Hiring

Patient Care Technician

Observation - Oncology

Full-Time, Day 

St Thomas Midtown Hospital

Nashville, TN

Why Join Ascension?

Saint Thomas Health, part of Ascension, is a family of Middle Tennessee hospitals and physician practices united by a single mission: to provide spiritually centered, holistic care that sustains and improves the health of the communities we serve. Saint Thomas Health is the leading faith-based healthcare system in Tennessee.

What You Will Do

Observation-Oncology is a fast paced medical/surgical unit specializing in the care of patients who are at all stages of thier disease process. On this unit we care for medical/surgical breast or GYN, cyst, & thyroid oncology as well as medical oncology patients for lung, pancreatic, colorectal. A patient Care Technician will handle the ADL's such as bathing, feeding, grooming, and ambulating patients. You can expect a lot of drains and tubes, deal with a lot of pain management. As an Associate with Saint Thomas Health Svcs-TN, you will have the opportunity to perform basic clinical and non-clinical patient care activities under supervision in assigned area.

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.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) oor Red Cross obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • High school diploma or GED required - verified through background checks

 

Equal Employment Opportunity

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