HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Patient Care Tech Med Surg Trauma Tele PRN in Richmond, Virginia
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As one of the largest facilities in the nation’s largest hospital system (HCA), Chippenham Hospital provides the full scope of healthcare services. With 466 beds, we specialize in heart care at the Levinson Heart Hospital and emotional and mental health services through the Tucker Pavilion. Our ER is also a state-authorized Provisional Level I trauma center and we offer Central Virginia’s only Pediatric ER staffed 24/7 by pediatric-trained ER nurse and physician specialists.
_Med/Surg Trauma Telemetry Unit:_ * 33 bed unit * Telemetry * Trauma Designated * Spine Surgery * Med/Surg * Women’s Health Surgery * Vascular Surgery Patient population includes: * Spinal Surgery * Women’s Health * Vascular Surgery * Dialysis * Trauma (to include car accident, fall, head trauma, ETOH, and many more) * Medical Patients (to include sepsis, ketoacidosis, respiratory failure, GI, Fluid Overload, renal failure, osteomyelitis and many more) Seeking an enthusiastic Patient Care Tech to join our dynamic team of healthcare professionals! Our Patient Care Technicians (PCT) work under the supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN), and assist the nursing staff in providing patient care. You will deliver high quality, patient-centered care services related to common nursing functions and activities of daily living. If this sounds like you, come be a part of what makes us great and apply today! * You willwork closely with the clinical team to create and implement a care planby performing direct and indirect patient care under the supervision of the licensed nurse. * Obtain and record initial and ongoing patient information throughout the cycle of care. * Document observations, interactions, patient responses to performed activities, and any physical or behavioral changes at time of occurrence. * You will assist with patient mobility by regularly turning, positioning, and ambulating as well as transferring patients to and from other units/departments. * Clerical duties include assembling and maintaining charts, filing, answering and transferring phones, and relaying messages.
REQUIREMENTS * CNA course preferred. * Previous healthcare experience is preferred. * American Heart Association or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider required.
HOURS: * PRN / */We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.//*
Job: *Nursing Support
Title: Patient Care Tech Med Surg Trauma Tele PRN
Location: Virginia-Richmond-CJW Medical Center
Requisition ID: 00035-56852