Patient Care Technician at Mercy in Saint Louis, Missouri

Posted in Other 5 days ago.

Type: Full Time





Job Description:

We're a Little Different

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.

At Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals - careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. Join us and discover why Modern Healthcare Magazine named us in its "Top 100 Places to Work."

Overview:

Under the direction of the RN or Physician, assists in the individualized care of the patient to achieve the patient's highest level of safety and wellness. Works cooperatively with others as part of a team; recognizes the importance of group goals. Performs designated clinical procedures and non-clinical support tasks essential to providing care to the patient. Performs technical skills, for pediatric & adult patients, such as dressing changes, suctioning, OCL application, bedside EKG, POC testing, obtaining vital signs, phlebotomy, transferring patients. Assists in unit operational support tasks or duties. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and mercy standards.

Qualifications:

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Education: High school diploma, G.E.D. and/or current co-worker of Mercy with completion of PCT class.
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Experience: Prefer patient care experience of at least 1 year.
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Certifications: BLS through the American Heart Association
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Other: The physical demands described here are the representative of the minimums that must be met by an employee to perform all essential functions of the job. Most physical demands are below, plus: Minimal: carrying

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