Patient Care Tech 8/30/2016

Northside Hospital Cumming, GA

Company
Northside Hospital
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
67290
AJE Ref #
576017035
Location
Cumming, GA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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PATIENT CARE TECH

Job ID #: 67290
Job Category: Technologists/Technicians
Employment Type: Resource
Shift: Day
Education Required: Specialized training/certification
Location: Cumming, GA
Posted Date: August 29, 2016 Back to Search Results



Imagine a place where you can improve lives every day this place is Northside Hospital. Join our team of medical professionals who offer a lifetime of care. As Georgia s Most Preferred Hospital in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years, we are the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We currently seek dynamic, skilled people to join our team of talented, award-winning staff. If you are a qualified, committed professional and are ready to work in a compassionate and innovative team environment, Northside is the place for you. Start your journey with us today!

FACILITY OVERVIEW
At Northside Hospital-Forsyth, we offer the latest technologies and specialize in Spinal Surgery, Emergency Services and Women s Services. We are committed to the communities we serve and continue to expand our 155-bed, not-for-profit community hospital and services to meet the growing needs of Forsyth County and surrounding communities. If you want to make a difference and provide quality of care and peace of mind to the people we serve, join our Forsyth family today!

SERVICE AREA OVERVIEW
We recognize each patient s journey to recovery is different and requires a special level of care. Our Medical/Surgical Unit at Northside Hospital provides acute and rehabilitative nursing care services to help our patients get back to their daily lives. The Med/Surg unit is characterized by a warm, friendly and caring atmosphere that stresses individual attention for all patients. This approach is reflected in outstanding patient satisfaction survey results. The unit also participates in nursing education by providing internships for students. We also support clinical internships for Patient Care Technicians. If you have the skills to contribute to our team, Northside is eager to talk to you!

POSITION DESCRIPTION
Provides nursing assistance and patient care to provide for the comfort, safety and personal needs of patients. Assists patients with activities of daily living and performs procedures for physical hygiene and comfort of patients. Performs duties with the construct of a unit-based, self-directed patient care team while sharing various tasks with other licensed and non-licensed members. In Special Care Nurseries, the Patient Care Technician is responsible for assisting with the transport of healthy, uncompromised newborns from Labor and Delivery to the newborn admission nursery, cleaning equipment used on infants in the Special Care Nursery, and ordering patient care supplies from the storeroom and stocking the Special Care Nursery areas.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Required: Graduate of an accredited Nursing Assistant course, and be listed as a CNA on the Georgia Registry OR Graduate of a U.S. Military Medic course OR Enrolled in a School of Nursing and has completed one (1) full semester of clinical rotations OR Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing or Medical Degree program Current BLS card (CPR).

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS: Yes

WORK HOURS: 7a-7:30p

WEEKEND REQUIREMENTS: Yes

ON-CALL REQUIREMENTS: No

Why choose Northside* Northside supports our employees professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today to join Northside s team!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.