PATIENT CARE TECH
Overview CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health.
With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents.
Our world needs compassion like never before.
Our communities need caring and our families need protection.
With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.
Important Note: Nicotine is part of our pre-employment drug screen
We want our patients to be as comfortable as possible and believe that starts with basic patient care.
We have the best team of nursing assistants in our facilities and now we need you.
Our PCT’s not only collect patient information, but they also help them take their medications on time, assist with meals, attend to personal needs, and change wound dressings as needed.
They play a vital role as a liaison between our patients and their care teams.
If you are interested in joining this type of healthcare community, we want to talk to you.
What you’ll do: Contributes to the assessment of the health status of patients
Communicates pertinent patient information to appropriate members of the treatment team with direction of the Charge Nurse
Assist patients/families with light housekeeping duties such as assisting with meals or changing bed linens
Reports any changes in a patient's condition to the Charge Nurse
Must have ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a diverse and multi-cultural environment.
Qualifications High School Graduate or equivalent
Active American Heart Association BLS Preferred qualifications/Experience: Certified Nursing Assistant, Nursing Student, Certified Medical Assistant, EMT, and/or Phlebotomy trained
This position requires a criminal background check.
Therefore, you may be required to provide information about your criminal history in order to be considered for this position.
Additional Information Requisition ID: 2020-R0283735
Schedule: Full-time Market: CHI Health
We are excited to share that CHI was named as one of America’s Best Employers 2019, by Forbes.
Click here to learn more. Chances are, you’re here because you’re looking for a career offering greater opportunity, challenge and fulfillment.
We’re confident you’ll find all three at CHI.
As one of the nation’s largest nonprofit health systems, we offer a wealth of careers across more than 101 hospitals in 18 states.
Our faith-based health system welcomes you to share in our mission of building healthier communities, whether as a surgeon in the operating room or an administrator in a conference room.
When you work in a supportive environment with like-minded professionals, wonderful things happen.
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Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic
About this company
Memorial Health Care System is a not-for-profit, faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to the healing ministry of the Church. Founded by the Sisters of Charity of Nazareth and strengthened as part of Catholic Health Initiatives, it offers a continuum of care including preventative, primary and acute hospital care, as well as cancer and cardiac care, orthopedic and rehabilitation services. Memorial is a regional referral center of choice with 4,000 associates and more than 700 affiliated physicians providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia. Memorial Health Care System is recognized as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals® by Thomson Reuters, the health care industry's leading source of information on hospital quality.
Location/Region: Chattanooga, TN (37404)