Patient Care Technician
Company: HCA Florida Lake Monroe Hospital
Posted on: September 22, 2022
Description Introduction Are you passionate about the patient
experience? At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to caring for
patients with purpose and integrity. We care like family!
Jump-start your career as a(an) Patient Care Technician today with
HCA Florida Lake Monroe Hospital. Benefits HCA Florida Lake Monroe
Hospital, offers a total rewards package that supports the health,
life, career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans
and programs include:
- Comprehensive medical coverage that covers many common services
at no cost or for a low copay. Plans include prescription drug and
behavioral health coverage as well as telemedicine services and
free AirMed medical transportation.
- Additional options for dental and vision benefits, life and
disability coverage, flexible spending accounts, supplemental
health protection plans (accident, critical illness, hospital
indemnity), auto and home insurance, identity theft protection,
legal counseling, long-term care coverage, moving assistance, pet
insurance and more.
- Fertility and family building benefits through Progyny
- Free counseling services and resources for emotional, physical
and financial wellbeing
- Family support, including adoption assistance, child and elder
care resources and consumer discounts
- 401(k) Plan with a 100% match on 3% to 9% of pay (based on
years of service)
- Employee Stock Purchase Plan
- Retirement readiness and rollover services and preferred
- Education assistance (tuition, student loan, certification
support, dependent scholarships)
- Colleague recognition program
- Time Away From Work Program (paid time off, paid family leave,
long- and short-term disability coverage and leaves of absence)
Learn more about Employee Benefits Note: Eligibility for benefits
may vary by location.
Come join our team as a(an) Patient Care Technician. We care for
our community! Just last year, HCA Healthcare and our colleagues
donated $13.8 million dollars to charitable organizations. Apply
Today! Job Summary and Qualifications The Patient Care Technician
(PCT) delivers high quality, patient-centered care by performing a
variety of delegated basic patient care services related to common
nursing functions and activities of daily living. Under the
supervision of the registered nurse (RN), the PCT assists the
nursing staff in providing patient care in accordance with the PCT
s skills/training and the needs of the Department, and consistently
assists the patient care team with maintaining a clean,
well-organized, and safe patient care environment. The PCT complies
with all hospital policies/procedures and observes the State Board
of Nursing rules for unlicensed personnel. What you will do in this
- Participates in the implementation of nursing care plans by
performing direct and indirect patient care under the supervision
of the licensed nurse.
- Obtains and records initial and ongoing patient information
throughout the cycle of care, including admissions data, vital
signs, height and weight, blood pressure, oxygen saturation, intake
and output, calorie counts, and other patient information as
outlined by policy.
- Assists with mobility by regular turning and positioning,
dangling, and ambulating patients. Assists with use of walkers,
crutches, canes, and wheelchairs. Transfers patients to and from
other units, departments, or entities. Assists with discharges.
Demonstrates proper body mechanics.
- Obtains or assists in the collection of specimens for
diagnostic or waived tests. Ensures accuracy of all labels and
timely transfer of specimen.
- Assists patients with activities of daily living to include
eating and drinking, bathing, shaving, oral care, grooming, and
elimination. Changes bed linens as needed.
- Serves as Monitor/Telemetry Tech for the unit as needed.
- Engages in evidence-based best practices that enhance the
patient experience, including SAFETY rounding, communication
fundamentals/AIDET, Teach-Back, Narrating Care, etc. What
qualifications you will need:
- Basic Cardiac Life Support, or BCLS Instructor must be obtained
within 30 days of employment start date
- 1+ year(s) of previous PCT experience in a healthcare setting,
- Lifting 100 Lbs. maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying
of objects weighing up to 50 Lbs. This role requires you to be
fully vaccinated for COVID-19 based on local, state and /or federal
law or regulations (unless a medical or religious exemption is
approved). HCA Florida Lake Monroe Hospital is a 230-bed acute care
hospital. We serve the communities of Seminole and West Volusia
County. At HCA Healthcare, we are committed to the care and
improvement of human life. We are a Level II Trauma Center. We
provide the only full-service cardiovascular program. Our program
offers open-heart surgery and interventional cardiology.
Electrophysiology, cardiac rehabilitation, and comprehensive
diagnostic services are also offered by this program. Other
services that we provide include orthopedic and spine care, as well
as robotic surgery. We offer acute inpatient medical rehabilitation
and complete imaging services. HCA Healthcare has been recognized
as one of the World s Most Ethical Companies by the Ethisphere
Institute more than ten times. In recent years, HCA Healthcare
spent an estimated $3.7 billion in cost for the delivery of
charitable care, uninsured discounts, and other uncompensated
expenses. "The great hospitals will always put the patient and the
patient's family first, and the really great institutions will
provide care with warmth, compassion, and dignity for the
individual."- Dr. Thomas Frist, Sr.
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder If you are looking for an opportunity
that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to
apply for our Patient Care Technician opening. We promptly review
all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for
interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today! We are an
equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We
do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national
origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran
status, or disability status. Associated topics: ascp, lab, medical
technologist, mlt, technician, technician i, technician ii,
technician iv, technician lab, toxicology
Keywords: HCA Florida Lake Monroe Hospital, Sanford , Patient Care Technician, Professions , Sanford, Florida
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