Patient Care Technician I - Ace Unit (Galveston) DAYS-NIGHTS - 72695
Company: The University of Texas Medical Branch
Posted on: November 23, 2020
REQUIRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
High school or equivalent AND completion of one of the following
* Completion of a recognized Nurse Assistant program OR
* Completion of a Medical Assistant program OR
* Completion of Medical Corpsman program OR
* Completion of EMT program OR
* Completion of UTMB Hospital Aide training program OR
* 2 years of experience in a direct patient care environment OR
* Is enrolled in a recognized School of Nursing and has completed
the first semester of education which contains clinical concepts
and health assessment or the equivalent.
* Current BLS required.
To provide technical assistance and supportive patient care to meet
the needs of individual patients throughout assigned areas.
The salary range for this position is $12.23/hr - $18.34/hr
commensurate with experience
The pay band for this position is PC11
SPECIFIC JOB RELATED DUTIES
Collects, reports and documents data: Vital signs, height and
weight, intake and output, pulse oximetry, and collects
Performs and reports POCT.
Assists with patient activities and care as assigned by the charge
nurse/designee as indicated by the patient's plan of care
Provides for patients' personal hygiene: Bathes patients, performs
oral suctioning and superficial wound care, assists with chronic
wound care, provides skin care for patient with TED hose, SCD,
casts, skeletal pins, assists with elimination, cares for the
incontinent patient, cares for the patient with a urinary catheter,
assists or gives cleansing enemas, sitz baths, non-sterile douches,
and provides ostomy care.
Assists with feeding.
Ambulates, positions, and turns patients and cares for the patient
with altered mobility.
Assists with patient safety related to age and condition: Assists
with patient restraints, assists with patient specific safety
precautions, collects, reports and documents data related to
patient needs/emergencies and usual patient and family behavior,
and cares for the patient from a correctional environment.
#allied #PCT #hospital aide
EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without
regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion,
disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression,
genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal
Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and
advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with
Req id: 72695
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