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ED Patient Care Technician (Non-Certified)

Posted:

  • Category Nursing
  • Department Emergency Department
  • Schedule PRN
  • Shift Variable

Job Description

Assists with direct and indirect basic patient care based on individual patient needs that present to Daviess Community Hospital's Emergency Department under the supervision of the registered nurse. Maintains an environment that is prepared for patient care. Determines priorities of care based on physical and psychosocial needs, as well as factors influencing patient flow through the system. Communicates with Emergency Department providers and nurses about changes in patient's status, symptomatology and results of diagnostic studies.

Qualifications

- One to two years' experience as a nursing assistant or nursing student who has completed the first year of an accredited school of nursing

- Current BLS certification or willing to obtain upon hire

- CPI/Aggressive Behavior Training or willing to obtain within six months of hire

- Medical terminology