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Patient Care Tech / Unit Secretary Mom, Baby, & Antepartum at SCL Health in Denver, Colorado

Posted in Other 30+ days ago.

Type: Part Time





Job Description:

You
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as a Patient Care Technician / Certified Nursing Assistant
You re ready to roll up your sleeves
Eager to ask questions
And willing to go above and beyond to ease a patient s pain
You re great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater
Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible
Us
Saint Joseph Hospital is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care
Our 365-bed facility is one of the top-ranked hospitals in Denver, and has been awarded the highest national recognition possible for nursing excellence Magnet designation by the ANCC
We are proud to extend the mission of SCL Health by providing care for the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other
Our deep community roots date back to 1873, making us one of the oldest hospitals in Colorado
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family
Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage
But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being
To that end, we ve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health
Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and Paid Time Off
We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning
We
Together we ll align mission and careers, values and workplace
We ll honor each other s dignity and surpass the standards we set
We ll encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity
We ll laugh at each other s jokes (even the bad ones)
We ll hello and high five
We ll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing
We re proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn
Your day
As a PCT / CNA with us, you need to know how to: Respond to patient care needs by answering call lights, assisting patients with hygiene care, obtaining vital signs, and communicating constructively, effectively and timely with members of the care team
Perform 12-lead EKG duties commensurate with the level of training received and competency
Apply, check and document restraints as directed by the RN or physician
Perform wound care, stoma care, and specimen collection
Perform equipment and tube care/management e
g
JP s, hemovacs and nasogastric tubes, and Foley removal
Assist with patient transfers, admissions and discharges as directed and in compliance with the principles of safe patient handling
Order and maintain office and patient care floor stock/supplies
Perform the duties of unit secretary
Maintain patient charts, respond to phone calls, maintain daily assignment board, provide equipment care/cleaning, perform errands associated with patient care and provide accurate information about the patient with interdisciplinary team
Assist physicians and RNs as directed
Demonstrate and adhere to the standards of infection prevention
Your experience
We hire people, not resumes
But we also expect excellence, which is why we require: Successful completion of an accredited nursing assistant training program Certification as a Nursing Assistant (CNA) in state of practice Current BLS certification endorsed by the American Heart Association or the ability to obtain within 60 days of hire (with prior approval) Preferred: High School Diploma or equivalent At least one (1) year of experience in a healthcare setting Your next move
Now that you know more about being a PCT / CNA on our team, we hope you ll join us
At SCL Health you ll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place

Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities, or on the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and activities