Loyola University Health System PATIENT CARE TECH II FP in MAYWOOD, Illinois
PATIENT CARE TECH II FP
Loyola University Medical Center
MWCC - CLINIC
- Position Summary: Performs a variety of direct patient care procedures to assist the unit manager, professional staff and physicians in providing patient care focused on the needs of the patient. Position Requirements: Minimum Education: Required: High School Diploma plus training acquired through work experience or education Preferred: Administrative or technical background acquired through completion of 2 - 3 years of college Minimum Experience: Required: Less than one year of previous job-related experience Preferred: 1-2 years of previous job-related experience Licensure/Certifications: Required: CPR (Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation), Certified Nurse Assistant, Certified Phlebotomy Technician (ASCP) Position Responsibilities: General Patient Care: Meets the comfort and hygiene needs of the patient. TECHNICAL CARE - Assists with completion of patient testing and treatment procedures, sets up and primes IV tubing(except Level One tubing), 12-lead ECG, phlebotomy, performs cardiopulmonary resuscitation, obtains wound and throat cultures. EQUIPMENT - Ensures that the trauma bay, main ED, Fast Track are properly stocked each shift, including the IV carts. TRANSPORT - Assists with ambulating patients with assistive devices such as crutches and with transfer/transport procedures. COMMUNICATION - Performs required documentation in EPIC and communicates in a competent and effective manner to meet patient and/or family needs and regulatory requirements. QUALITY IMPROVEMENT - Utilizes time and resources effectively to promote quality and cost outcomes. Other duties as assigned.