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HOSPITAL CORPORATION OF AMERICA Patient Care Technician Med Surg Oncology in Independence, Missouri

DESCRIPTION SHIFT: Nights rotating weekendsless thanbr>SCHEDULE: Full-timeless thanbr> Do you have the career opportunities as a Patient Care Technician you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Centerpoint Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Company .less thanbr> We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At CPMC we off an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:less thanbr> Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programsless thanbr> Paid Personal Leaveless thanbr> 401k 100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of serviceless thanbr> Identity Theft Protection discountsless thanbr> Auto, Home, and Life Insurance optionsless thanbr> Adoption Assistanceless thanbr> Employee Stock Purchase Program ESPPless thanbr> Great healthcare starts with compassion.less thanbr> Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the Centerpoint family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Patient Care Technician to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!less thanbr> A Patient Care Technicians main role is to provide basic care to patients, as well as assist them with things they might have trouble with on their own, such as bathing. Because of the personal nature of the job, a Patient Care Technician has strong people skills and the ability to be compassionate and enjoy helping others.less thanbr> ABOUT THIS UNIT:less thanbr> * If you like variety, working as a PCT is for you. Each shift will be exciting, different and challenging!less thanbr> * As a hands-on caregiver, you are the one who has the privilege of holding a patient's hand and listening to the person's life story.less thanbr> * 36 Bed Unit focused on Medical Surgical Patients and Oncology Patientsless thanbr> Variety of modalities including: medical, pulmonary, GI, COPD, Asthma, Renal, Surgery patients, Oncology, GIP Program partnershipless thanbr> Strong Team environment, collaborative and supportive, with development for career growth, educator on unit.less thanbr> 10 to 12 Patient Ratio for PCTsless thanbr> RESPONSIBILITIES:less thanbr> The Patient Care Technician PCT delivers high quality, patient-centered care by performing a variety of delegated basic patient care services related to common nursing functions and activities of daily living.less thanbr> Under direct supervision of the Director or Manager, and close direction of a registered nurse, administers patient care and related activities, services and/or procedures to promote the physical and emotional health and personal comfort needs for assigned patients.less thanbr> Delivery of patient care includes data collection, documentation, communication and implementation of patient care interventions in accordance with state Nursing Practice Acts and generic/unit structure standards.less thanbr> The Patient Care Technician provides care for young adult patients 17 years and up; adult patients between 18 to 64 years; and geriatric patients 65 years and older.less thanbr> QUALIFICATIONSless thanbr> A minimum of a High school diploma or GED required.less thanbr> 1+ years of experience in an acute care setting, Preferred.less thanbr> Missouri Certified Nursing Assistant License required or completion of the Company Pre-Star Tech program within 60 days of hire date.less thanbr> BCLS certification required upon hire unless completing the Company Pre-Star Tech program then BCLS required within 60 days of hire date.less thanbr> No experience required - Must be able to attend 2 weeks of training Monday-Friday 8am-5pmless thanbr> The Centerpoint hospital feature