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Patient Care Tech - Nueroscience ICU (Full-Time, Rotating)

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POST DATE 8/31/2016
END DATE 10/12/2016

Rush University Medical Center Chicago, IL

Company
Rush University Medical Center
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
2016-2039
AJE Ref #
576030789
Location
Chicago, IL
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

JOB DESCRIPTION

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JOB DESCRIPTION:



ARE YOU AN EXPERIENCED PATIENT CARE TECH AND ARE YOU INTERESTED IN JOINING A LEADING HEALTH CARE ORGANIZATION*

If this describes you, you may be the right candidate for PCT position on the Neuroscience ICU Unit.

**THIS IS A FULL-TIME, ROTATING POSITION**



POSITION HIGHLIGHTS:

The Patient Care Technician (PCT) performs a variety of clinical and environmental tasks under the direction of the Registered Nurse. The PCT duties are of a technical nature requiring specialized training and skill. The PCT demonstrates the ability to care for patients of all ages in the clinical setting. The PCT exemplifies the Rush mission, vision, and values and actas in accordance with Rush policies and procedures



POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

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Assists the RN in the delivery of patient care.
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Transports patients and (other) items as needed.
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Competently utilizes technology.
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Maintains a safe and orderly, well equipped environment.
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Demonstrates a professional work style in interactions with internal and external customers
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This is a representative description of duties for the position. It is not an exhaustive list of all duties which may be required



POSITION QUALIFICATIONS INCLUDE:



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High school diploma or GED equivalent is required.
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Current BLS certification required.
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Prior formal clinical training is required. This may include CMA, CNA, PCT, EMT, corpsman, paramedic, nursing or medical student experience.
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Prior clinical experience in an acute care setting is preferred.
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Successful completion of the institutional screening examination is required.
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Excellent communication and customer service skills.
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Work requires the ability to walk throughout the Medical Center and to be standing or walking most of the designated shift.
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Work conditions include performing procedures where carelessness could result in injury or illness and/or contact with potentially infectious materials and/or strong chemical agents.



COMPANY HIGHLIGHTS:

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Rush's new 14-story hospital opened in January 2012 is the cornerstone of the Rush Transformation, an ongoing effort to build new facilities, renovate existing buildings and adopt new technology.
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Rush University Medical Center is a four time Magnet facility located in Chicago, IL www.rush.edu

Leading academic medical center, acute care hospital w/ 676 licensed beds