HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Patient Care Technician Surgical Services Part Time Nights in Fort Pierce, Florida

Patient Care Tech, Surgical Services, Part-Time (.6 FTE), Nights Lawnwood Regional Medical Center Fort Pierce, FL

Facility Description: Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute is a 380-bed acute-care hospital offering a full range of services. Lawnwood is home to the most experienced Heart Institute on the Treasure Coast and offers diagnostic, interventional and therapeutic care, including open-heart surgery. Other hospital services include a 24/7 emergency department, pediatric emergency department, labor/delivery and birthing, pediatrics, orthopedics, oncology, nuclear medicine, diagnostic services, and a full range of inpatient and outpatient general surgical services. Lawnwood provides the area’s only Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Level II Trauma Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit and Comprehensive Stroke Center.

Lawnwood is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated as Certified Primary Stroke Center. Lawnwood’s Physical Rehabilitation Center is CARF accredited and, for 11 years in a row, the hospital is a Five-Star Recipient for the Treatment of Heart Attack by Healthgrades. At Lawnwood Regional Medical Center & Heart Institute, patients come first – no matter what!

/ Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence! / / / / Benefits: / / We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. /

Job Description:

The Patient Care Technician (PCT) works under the supervision of the RN and performs a variety of duties within the perioperative services department. The PCT is responsible for transporting patients within the perioperative area, as needed. Responsible for maintaining the surgical suites in a clean, safe and organized condition. General cleaning tasks to maintain assigned areas in the perioperative services department. Assists in moving/positioning patients and maintaining departmental supplies. The PCT will also transport specimens, lab and pharmacy items and equipment to and from surgery and other departments. All duties should be done in a timely and conscientious manner. The PCT is responsible for ensuring effective communication with the circulator, patient, surgeon and other members of the surgical team. The quality of work will be in keeping with the philosophy, objectives and policies of the hospital and the Department of Nursing.

Position Qualifications: * High school diploma or GED preferred

  • Current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider (American Heart Association)

  • 6 months housekeeping experience in a healthcare or hotel setting preferred

  • Excellent communication skills - ability to read, write, speak and understand English

  • Working knowledge of operating room environment preferred

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 pounds

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Patient Care Technician Surgical Services Part Time Nights

Location: Florida-Fort Pierce-Lawnwood Regional Medical Cntr-St. Lucie County

Requisition ID: 00102-8502