Lead Patient Care Tech Neuro Tower
Company: HCA Healthcare
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Description Hourly Wage Estimate: $18.36 - $24.33 / hour
Learn more about the benefits offered for this job.
The estimate displayed represents the typical wage range of
candidates hired. Factors that may be used to determine your actual
salary may include your specific skills, how many years of
experience you have and comparison to other employees already in
this role. The typical candidate is hired below midpoint of the
range.IntroductionDo you have the career opportunities as a(an)
Lead Patient Care Tech Neuro Tower you want with your current
employer? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Swedish
Medical Center which is part of the nation's leading provider of
healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.BenefitsSwedish Medical Center,
offers a total rewards package that supports the health, life,
career and retirement of our colleagues. The available plans and
- 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 BenefitsNote: Eligibility for benefits
may vary by location.
Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want
to work as a(an) Lead Patient Care Tech Neuro Tower where your
passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued? If
you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this
could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and
expertise!Job Summary and QualificationsThe Lead 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 Lead PCT
assists the nursing staff in providing patient care in accordance
with the PCT's skills/training and the needs of the Department, and
performs or assists with more advanced procedures based on one or
more achieved specialty certifications. The Lead PCT complies with
all hospital policies/procedures and observes the State Board of
Nursing rules for licensed personnel. In addition, the Lead PCT
assists with ongoing training and/or precepting of new and current
employees as directed by the supervisor. The Lead PCT is
responsible for ensuring new processes, equipment and other changes
are communicated and/or taught to other PCTs.
What you will do in this role:
- 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.
- Assists patients with activities of daily living to include
eating and drinking, bathing, shaving, oral care, grooming, and
elimination. Changes bed linens as needed.
- Performs hourly rounding and responds promptly to call lights
and patient requests. Strives to anticipate patient needs and
resolve them proactively.
- Engages in evidence-based best practices that enhance the
patient experience, including SAFETY rounding, communication
fundamentals/AIDET, Teach-Back, Narrating Care, etc.
- Meets with new hire PCTs at hospital-wide orientation. Precepts
all new PCTs to ensure unit expectations and standards are known
What qualifications you will need:High School Diploma, GED or
equivalent required.CNA Training Program required.Two or more years
of experience in an acute care setting preferred.One or more years
of experience in an HCA facility required.Or equivalent combination
of education and/or experienceCNA certification with the state or
Fundamentals of Nursing Course at accredited school required.Basic
Life Support certification through the American Heart Association
or American Red Cross. HCA Preceptor Training within 90 days of
hire required.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).Swedish
Medical Center, part of HCA Healthcare's HealthONE family of
hospitals, is located in the south metro Denver area where it has
been a proud member of the community for more than 110 years. An
acute care hospital with 408 plus licensed beds, annually Swedish
cares for more than 200,000 patients with a team of 2,000 dedicated
employees, 500 volunteers and more than 1,400 physicians.With
stroke door to treatment times averaging just 20 minutes, faster
than any other facility in the world, Swedish serves as the Rocky
Mountain Region's referral center for the most advanced stroke
treatment. Swedish also serves as the region's neurotrauma and
orthopedic trauma provider and is the area's only Level I trauma
facility with a dedicated burn and reconstructive center.Swedish
Medical Center offers patients the highest quality care and the
most advanced technologies and treatments in nearly every medical
specialty including adult and pediatric emergency, heart care,
neurology/neurosurgery, pregnancy and childbirth, orthopedics and
joint replacement, cancer care, gastroenterology and liver care,
gynecology and urology.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.
"Bricks and mortar do not make a hospital. People do."- Dr. Thomas
HCA Healthcare Co-Founder If you are looking for an opportunity
that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to
apply for our Lead Patient Care Tech Neuro Tower 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.
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