Patient Care Technician, PCT Emergency Department
Company: Ascension (System Office)
Posted on: September 13, 2020
We Are Hiring
Patient Care Technician PCT Certified Nursing Assistant CNA
Emergency Department Technician ED Tech
Full-Time, Night Shift (3 x 12 hr shifts weekly)
St Thomas Midtown Hospital
Why Join Ascension?
In Tennessee, Ascension's Saint Thomas Health operates nine
hospitals in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated
joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation
facilities covering a 68-county area and employing more than 8,000
associates. Across the state, Saint Thomas Health provides a wide
variety of inpatient and outpatient services. The clinical programs
and medical facilities are continuously updated to meet both the
changing needs of the community and the challenges posed by
innovations in technology.
Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to
transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As
one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the
U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate,
personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living
in poverty and those most vulnerable. In FY2019, Ascension provided
$2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community
Ascension includes more than 150,000 associates and 40,000 aligned
providers. The national health system operates more than 2,600
sites of care - including 150 hospitals and more than 50 senior
living facilities - in 20 states and the District of Columbia,
while providing a variety of services including clinical and
network services, venture capital investing, investment management,
biomedical engineering, facilities management, risk management, and
contracting through Ascension's own group purchasing
What You Will Do
As an Emergency Department Technician, you will be in a very fast
paced environment requiring adaptability, high energy, and
attention to detail. Your day consist of assisting patients with
ADL's and clerical-lobby duties such as scheduling/coordinating
physicians, answering call lights, registering patients in the
system, EKG's, vitals, assisting patients into and out of their
personal vehicles, coordinating with triage RN / Charge RN
You will need good customer service, communication, and assessment
skills, able to multitask and handle a lot of patients at one time.
As an Associate with Saint Thomas Health Svcs-TN, you will have the
opportunity to perform basic clinical and non-clinical patient care
activities under supervision.
* Aids with movement and placement of patients.
* Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of
daily living ADL's.
* Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional
conditions to nursing staff. Documents necessary records.
* Keeps patient rooms clean, orderly, and maintains medical
* Performs emergency department specific care/duties as assigned
within scope of job
What You Will Need
* Required Credential(s):
* BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) or Red Cross obtained prior to hire date or job transfer
* High school diploma or GED required
* None required.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Saint Thomas Health Services complies with all applicable federal
and state laws prohibiting discrimination in hiring or employment
practices on the basis of citizenship, race, color, religion,
gender, age, national and ethnic origin, disability, or veteran
No question or item on this application for employment is intended
to secure information to be used for such discrimination.
Information obtained through this application will be used solely
to determine qualifications and suitability for employment. This
application will be valid for a period of 90 days from date of
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
This employer participates in the Electronic Employment
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