Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital (located at AZ-51 and Thomas Road in Phoenix) has provided acute cardiovascular care since 1998 and been recognized as the area s leading hospital for the diagnosis and treatment of cardiovascular disease. Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital has received several awards including recognition as one of Truven Top 50 hospitals for Heart Care and it ranked in the top 5 out of Tenet s 80 hospitals for quality and growth.
Patient Care Tech Per Diem Days
Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Patient Care Technician provides individualized, culture-specific patient care by attending to the personal needs and comfort of patients. Assists the professional or licensed nurse as delegated in tasks requiring less technical skills. Participates in shift and bedside report, performs phlebotomist duty, clerical/reception unit clerk duties as assigned, and assists in promoting an organized, efficient, smoothly functioning unit. Participates and supports regional, facility, department, and unit initiatives.
SPECIAL SKILLS: Excellent customer service skills; basic computer skills; high level of attention to detail. Strong interpersonal and communication skills to interact positively and effectively with patients, visitors and health care team members. Knowledge of patient rights, medical terminology, aseptic/sterile technique and infection control best practices. Ability to work under deadlines. Qualifications:
MINIMUM EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent GED.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: - One year of experience in as a nursing assistant; or in lieu of experience, - Current CNA certificate, or LNA licence from the Arizona State Board of Nursing; or - Completed block one/first year of nursing school; or - Completion of formal PCA/PCT/CNA education program from an accredited institution.
Must be able to complete blood draws independently
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: CPR.
REQUIRED COURSE(S) TRAINING: Patient Care Assistant Program; EKG training in selected units.
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Arizona Heart Hospital
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
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