Ascension Health Patient Care Technician (PCT) - CNA - Orthopedic Spine in Detroit, Michigan
We Are Hiring
Patient Care Technician 1 - 7 North Ortho Spine - Full-Time,Night - StJohnHospital&MedCen - 34030 - Detroit,MI
Unit Description:33bed unit specializing inelective Orthopedic and Neuro Surgeries. These surgeries consist of: Total Hip and Knee Replacement, laminectomy, fusion, and craniotomy patients.
Why Join Ascension?
St. John Providence Health System is a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.
Our Mission, Vision and Values: St. John Providence Health System, 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 St. John Health-MI, you will have the opportunity to performbasic patient care activities to patients in assigned area.
Assistwith treatments ordered by physician and supervised by a Registered Nurse (RN).
Assistpatients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.
Reportfindings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.
Assistwith keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.
Demonstratepersonal commitment to the organization's core values.
Displayability to perform unit-specific skills based on unit competency validation process and department-required certifications to be required within department scope.
Participateas a member of the multidisciplinary team. Provideclear and accurate information during hand off and rounds. Recognizepatient changes and irregularities and notifies nursing accordingly.
Performall other duties and projects as assigned.
Candidates with previous hospital experience, current nursing students, and licensed candidates are preferred; come join our team!
What You Will Need
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.
HS or Equivalent
High school diploma or equivalent required One of the following is required: Currently enrolled in nursing school or Clinical PCT/NA experience in acute care or nursing home setting for a minimum of 1 year or Completion of CNA or PCT program by start date or intent of graduation within 8 weeks of applying
- 6 months of related patient care experience in a hospital, skilled nursing facility, nursing home, or extended care facility preferred.
Equal Employment Opportunity
St. John Providence Health System 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.
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