Patient Care Technician PRN - Military veterans preferred

2021-02-23
Grand Strand Medical Center
Medical/Healthcare

/yr

  full-time   part-time   employee   contract


Myrtle Beach
South Carolina
29572
United States

Description SHIFT: PRNSCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

Do you have the career
opportunities you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity
for you to join the nation's largest provider of healthcare services as a Patient Care Technician

As a PRN employee you'll enjoy:Flexible schedulingCompetitive pay401(k) with employer matchEmployee Stock Purchase Program















You contribute to our success.
Every role has an impact on our patients’ lives and you have the opportunity to
make a difference. We are looking for dedicated professional like you to be a
part of our department team. Join us
in our efforts to better our community!

As a PCT in our department, you will deliver high-quality,
patient-centered care by performing a variety of important patient care
services related to common nursing functions and activities of daily listing.
Under supervision of the RN, you will assist the nursing staff in providing
patient care with your skills and training and in accordance with the needs of
our department. The Patient Care Technician will consistently assist the
patient care team by maintaining a clean, well-organized and safe patient care
environment. 

What you will do in this role:

You will
obtain vital signs, height and weight, intake and output, calorie counts,
application of ice/heat, and/or simple non-sterile dressing changes.You will answer patient call lights in a timely manner
and respond to patient needs/requests.You will assist patients with performing activities of
daily living to include bathing, shaving, oral care, toileting, grooming,
changing linens, providing water, ambulating, assisting with meal delivery
and feeding as directed.You will
be responsible for safe patient handling: Turning and positioning, use of
specialty beds, patient transfer and use of transfer devices, ambulation
assistance and use of assistive devices, restraint alternatives, oxygen use and
transport, suction use, pre-operative skin preparation and/or use of sequential
compression devices (SCD).You will be responsible for recording information in
the patient’s medical recordsYou will maintain close communication with physicians,
nurses and other healthcare team members regarding changes in a patient’s
care and condition.You will be responsible for educating patients and
families on the care and therapies being provided, in conjunction with
physicians and nurses.You will
monitor supply levels in your unit and patient rooms and restock as needed.
Qualifications What qualifications you will
need:

Licensed
as a CNA in this state OR be currently enrolled in a nursing program at an
accredited school, having completed the Fundamentals of Nursing Course. A current
American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross Basic Life Support (BLS)
Health Care Provider is required. 1 year of
acute/hospital experience is preferred.





 

Grand Strand Medical Center, located in beautiful Myrtle Beach, SC, is a 360
plus bed acute care hospital serving residents of Horry and the surrounding
counties. Each day we are committed to building a healthy community across the
greater Grand Strand. To accomplish this, we aim to identify top talent aligned
with our values and dedicated to cultivating our mission. We invite you to
learn more about this fantastic opportunity, who we are and how you can join
our dynamic team.

Our hospital offers the
only cardiac surgery program, neurosurgery program and pediatric intensive care
unit (PICU) in Horry and Georgetown counties. Additionally, Grand Strand
Medical Center is a designated Level I Adult Trauma Center and Level II
Pediatric Trauma Center by South Carolina DHEC. Our hospital is also the only
Comprehensive Stroke Center in the service area, certified by DNV-GL.

Grand Strand Medical
Center is recognized by the Join Commission for the following programs:

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In addition, we have
received awards from the American Heart Association for our treatment of heart
attacks and strokes.

HCA Healthcare, the parent company of Grand Strand Medical Center, has been
continually named a World's Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere since 2010. In
2018, HCA Healthcare spent an estimated $3.3 billion in cost for the delivery
of charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated expenses.

 

We are a family 270,000 strong!
Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications immediately. Highly
qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for
interviews. Submit your resume today to join our community of caring!

We are an equal opportunity employer and 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
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