Providence Health & Services Patient Care Technician in Seward, Alaska
Providence is calling a Patient Care Technician (Swing Bed, Variable Shift, 0.90 FTE) to Providence Seward Medical Center in Seward, Alaska . We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Perform duties to assist in activities of daily living such as bathing, ambulating, and nourishment.
Record vital signs, I&O, weights, ADLs, meal intake, and other required documentation in an accurate, concise, and timely manner.
Report changes in patient condition, problematic and unusual circumstances to Primary Caregiver and Professional Associates.
Communicate effectively with the RN or other caregivers regarding patient issues, family issues, MD issues, and equipment.
Assist in the patient admitting, transfer, and discharge procedure.
Check and restock supplies and emergency equipment and replaces as instructed.
Maintain and operate multiple pieces of equipment in a safe and effective manner to improve patient care.
Required qualifications for this position include:
- High School graduate or General Equivalency Degree (GED)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
Completion of CNA program or 6 months of health care experience
Completed training as a Certified Nursing Assistant
Food workers card, ServeSafe may be required
About Providence Seward Medical Center
Providence Seward Medical and Care Center is a 6-bed critical access hospital and 40-bed long term care facility providing quality health care to residents and visitors. Our team of physicians, nurses, and support staff deliver compassionate, quality care to all patients. We care for the patients ranging from infants to the elderly with services including, primary care, emergency, inpatient, swing bed, lab, radiology, therapies and nursing home care.
Located only 125 miles south of Anchorage on Resurrection Bay, Seward offers a small community feel and access to a multitude of world class outdoor activities such as kayaking, fishing and hiking.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Job Category: Patient Care Tech/Asst/Aide (non licensed)
Req ID: 206629