Dignity Health Patient Care Technician in PHOENIX, Arizona
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Located conveniently in the heart ofPhoenix, Arizona, (http://phoenix.gov/visitors/index.html) St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center is a 571-bed, not-for-profit hospital that provides a wide range of health, social and support services. Founded in 1895 by the Sisters of Mercy, St. Joseph's was the first hospital in the Phoenix area. More than125years later, St. Joseph's remains dedicated to its mission of caring for the poor and underserved.
We are extremely proud to be a nationally recognized center for quality quaternary care, medical education and research. St. Joseph's includes the internationally renownedBarrow Neurological Institute (https://www.barrowneuro.org/) ,Norton Thoracic Institute (https://www.dignityhealth.org/arizona/norton-thoracic-institute) ,Cancer Center at St. Joseph's (https://www.dignityhealth.org/arizona/locations/stjosephs/services/university-of-arizona-cancer-center) ,Ivy Brain Tumor Center (https://www.ivybraintumorcenter.org/) , andSt. Joseph's Level I Trauma Center (https://www.supportstjosephs.org/traumacenter) (which is verified by the American College of Surgeons). The hospital is also a respected center for high-risk obstetrics, neuro-rehabilitation, orthopedics, and other medical services.St. Joseph’s is considered a sought-after destination hospital for treating the most complex cases from throughout the world. Every day, approximately 20 percent of the hospital’s patients have traveled from outside of Arizona and the United States to seek treatment at St. Joseph’s.
U.S News & World Report routinely ranks St. Joseph's among the top hospitals in the United States for neurology and neurosurgery. In addition, St. Joseph's boasts the Creighton University School of Medicine at St. Joseph's, and a strategic alliance with Phoenix Children's Hospital.
St. Joseph's is consistently named an outstanding place to work and one of Arizona's healthiest employers. Come grow your career with one ofArizona's Most Admired Companies (http://www.bestcompaniesaz.com/) .
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The Certified Nurse Assistant performs patient related care tasks. Assists patients with activities of daily living and provides direct patient care under supervision of Nurse. These duties may include but are not limited to: Obtaining and recording patient vital signs. Monitoring and recording daily intake and output. Assists Physician/Nurse as requested. Communicates patient needs and observed/reported changes in patient condition to supervising Nurse or Physician. Documents all interactions where appropriate. Floats to all clinical areas of the hospital.
Assists with patient admission, discharge and transfer
Collects laboratory specimens according to hospital protocol, maintaining hospital standard of zero tolerance for mislabeled specimens
Assists the nurse/physician during examinations, treatments and procedures as requested
Retrieves necessary equipment and supplie
Monitors and records patient vital signs, weight, positioning, ADL's, I&O, activity and blood glucose readings per RN instructions, hospital protocols, and standards of care and notifies RN/physician of abnormalities
Documents clinically relevant findings in the patient's record according to hospital protocols
We offer the following benefits to support you and your family:
Health/Dental/Vision Insurance (No cost for employee benefits)
Flexible spending accounts
Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
Matching 403(b) retirement programs
Paid Time off (PTO) and Extended Illness Bank (EIB)
6 months recent acute care experience required
AZ CNA License, LNA, Basic EMT, or Completion of first block of nursing program
BLS- AHA only
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Job ID 2021-171603
Employment Type Part Time
Department Float Pool - Non-Nursing
Hours / Pay Period 48
Facility St Josephs Hospital and Medical Center
Standard Hours 7 PM to 7:30 AM
Work Schedule 12 Hour
Dignity Health is an Equal Opportunity/ Affirmative Action employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will be considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry, veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.