Patient Care Technician - Full Time, Nights (Tustin)
Company: Foothill Regional Medical Center
Posted on: January 20, 2023
Patient Care Technician - Full Time, Nights (Tustin) #25089We
are hospitals and affiliated medical groups, working closely
together for the benefit of every person who comes to us for care.
We build comprehensive networks of quality healthcare services that
are designed to offer our patients highly coordinated, personalized
care and help them live healthier lives. Through collaboration, we
strive to provide all of our patients and medical group members
with the quality, affordable healthcare they need and deserve.The
Patient Care Technician (PCT) supports the work of the Nursing
staff to meet the needs of patients in order to provide safe,
efficient, timely and excellent high quality care. Primary duties
include taking and recording vital signs, assisting patients with
hygiene and elimination, ensuring the safety of the patient, and
maintaining a clean and safe unit environment. Assists with
stocking unit supplies, operating hospital equipment as directed,
performing routine clerical tasks, and assisting with other related
duties as assigned. Supports the mission, vision and goals of the
organization and meets compliance with regulatory agencies.
Demonstrates behavior consistent with the core values and supports
the hospital plan and goals of the organization.Job
- Accurately measures and records patient weights and vital
signs. Recognizes and reports changes in the patient's condition,
takes appropriate action and accurately documents all activities as
required. Receives and accurately inventories and secures patient
belongings as appropriate
- Assists patient with feeding, hygiene, elimination, routine
skin care, comfort measures and other Activities of Daily Living
(ADL), in consideration of patient age, gender, culture and stated
preferences, maintaining patient privacy and respect at all times.
Assumes responsibility for maintaining a clean & safe environment.
Ensures Infection Control procedures and HIPAA compliance.
- Assists with patient care activities as directed by licensed
nurse, including specimen collection/transport, turning &
positioning, and patient transportation. Performs frequent and
hourly rounding to ensure safety and promotes positive patient
- Actively engages in caring behaviors, taking conscious
ownership for work and takes a proactive, deliberate, and
thoughtful actions regarding work activities. Demonstrates
appropriate use of independent judgement and decision making.
QualificationsMinimum Education: High School Diploma or Equivalent
required.Minimum Experience: Successful completion of Patient Care
Technician training program at any of PMH facilities within 30-60
days of hire required. Understanding of basic medical terminology.
Must be able to read, write and communicate effectively in English.
Must demonstrate customer service skills appropriate to the job.
Bilingual skills to communicate effectively with patients and
families preferred. Six (6) months of experience, within the last
three (3) years, in a hospital, clinic or in a SNF/Home Health
setting as a nurse assistant, care partner, medical assistant or
student nurse with one semester in a clinical setting
preferred.Req. Certification/Licensure: AHA Basic Life Support
required. Hospital Fire and Life Safety Card (Los Angeles City
Employees only) required.Employee Value PropositionProspect Medical
Holdings, Inc., is guided by a diverse and highly experienced
leadership core. This group maintains the vision that has made
Prospect a needed difference-maker in the lives of so many patients
today, and many executives contribute to our continued efforts. As
a member of our highly effective team of professionals, benefit
eligible positions will receive:
- Company 401K
- Medical, dental, vision insurance
- Paid time-off
- Life insurance How to ApplyTo apply for this role, or search
our other openings, please visit and click on a location to begin
your journey to a new career with us!We are an Equal Opportunity/
Affirmative Action Employer and do not discriminate against
applicants due to veteran status, disability, race, gender, gender
identity, sexual orientation or other protected characteristics. If
you need special accommodation for the application process, please
contact Human Resources.EEOC is the Law: Keywords: PCT, Nursing,
Nursing Administration, Admin, Admin, Clerical, Technical
Professional Clinical, Acute Care Hospital
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