Patient Care Tech - Orthopedics Spine Unit

Ascension


Date: 1 week ago
City: Nashville, TN
Salary: $15 / hour
Contract type: Full time
Ascension
Details



  • Department:
    Orthopedics - Spine Unit

  • Schedule: Full Time, Days (6:30am - 7:00pm)

  • Hospital: Saint Thomas Midtown

  • Location: Nashville, TN


Ascension Saint Thomas is looking for a skilled and compassionate Patient Care Technician to join our team! Join us in providing excellent care to our patients while learning a variety of skills in the post-surgical Orthopedics Unit. Paid training and overtime available!







Benefits


Paid time off (PTO)

Various health insurance options & wellness plans

Retirement benefits including employer match plans

Long-term & short-term disability

Employee assistance programs (EAP)

Parental leave & adoption assistance

Tuition reimbursement

Ways to give back to your community





  • Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Connect with your Talent Advisor today for additional specifics.







Responsibilities


Perform basic clinical and non-clinical patient care activities under supervision




  • Aid with movement and placement of patients.

  • Assist patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.

  • Report findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff. Document necessary records.

  • Keep patient rooms clean, orderly, and maintain medical equipment.




Requirements


Licensure / Certification / Registration:


  • BLS Provider obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date required. American Heart Association or American Red Cross accepted.

  • Nurse Aide preferred.



Education:


  • High School diploma equivalency OR 1 year of applicable cumulative job specific experience required

    • Note: Required professional licensure/certification can be used in lieu of education or experience, if applicable.





Additional Preferences


No additional preferences





Why Join Our Team


Ascension Saint Thomas in Tennessee is one of the largest healthcare providers in the state. Offering rewarding careers across 12 hospital campuses and a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics, and rehabilitation facilities, you will find an environment that allows you to thrive and create a career path you love. As we continue to grow, we need compassionate caregivers, like you, to join us and influence care across our communities




Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 150,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states




Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you





Equal Employment Opportunity Employer


Ascension will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws




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Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants





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