Patient Care Technician

Job Ref: 17491
Category: CNA & Nursing Assistant
Location:
Emerson Hospital, 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner, Concord, MA 01742

Department: Wheeler 5
Schedule: Part Time
Shift: Day/Eve shift
Hours: 7:00am - 7:30pm

Job Summary

Provides assistance with nursing care of patients as needed under the direction and supervision of licensed nursing personnel. Nursing care is provided in accordance with the stated philosophy and standards established by the Nursing Services Department and regulatory agencies. The Patient Care Technician is accountable for the aspects of nursing care they are directed to provide within their scope of practice.

Minimum Qualifications

         Education

   High School diploma or equivalent required.

   Certified Nursing Assistant training program strongly preferred.

         Experience

   Minimum of one year acute care experience or medical/surgical clinical experience preferred.

         Licensure and/or Certification

   BLS healthcare provider required.

   Certified Nursing Assistant certification strongly preferred.

         Skills

   Ability to take vitals.

   Communication skills.

   Interpersonal skills.

   Excellent customer service skills.

   Must have the ability to read, write, and communicate in English.

   Computer skills.

   Ability to maintain confidential information.