BJC Healthcare Patient Care Technician Med Surg FT in Belleville, Illinois

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Memorial Hospital Belleville is located in a well-established west Belleville neighborhood at 4500 Memorial Drive, Belleville Illinois. In addition, we have diagnostic centers in O'Fallon, Illinois, and an off-campus physical therapy center in east Belleville. As a member of BJC HealthCare, Memorial Hospital Belleville provides full and part-time employment for more than 2300 people.

Facts at a Glance:

•Accredited by Healthcare Facilities Accreditation Program (HFAP)

•Members, Illinois and American Hospital Associations

•Licensed by the State of Illinois Department of Public Health

•IDPH designated Regional Hospital Coordination Center for the Edwardsville Public Health and Medical Response Region

•Serving the healthcare needs of area residents since 1958

•Designated Magnet™ facility by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

•Accredited Chest Pain Center with PCI by the Society for Chest Pain Centers

•IDPH designated Stroke-Ready Hospital

•Medical staff with more than 400 members representing 42 specialties

Two North cares for patients pre and post cardiac catheterizations, coronary artery bypass surgery, valve repair/replacement, implantable cardiac defibrillators, pacemaker insertions, post thoracotomy, percutaneous transluminal coronary intervention without sheaths, respiratory problems, and renal patients.

Join Us!

Role Purpose

Provides direct patient care, under the direction and supervision of a licensed professional nurse. May also provide clerical duties supporting the patient care team.

Responsibilities

  • Implements direct patient care under the supervision of the nurse, promoting patient and family centered care in a healing environment.

  • Collects clinical data and information on patients, and reports changes in patient status to the nurse.

  • Assists nurse with patient and family education.

  • Ensures availability of supplies and equipment.

  • Participates in activities that promote safety, quality and regulatory compliance. Participates in professional development and life long learning.

Minimum Requirements

Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED

Experience

  • No Experience

Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

Preferred Requirements

Licenses & Certifications

  • Certified Nurse Assistant

Clinical - DirectSkills

  • Direct Patient Care - Less than 1 year

  • Hospital Setting - Less than 1 year

  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) - Less than 1 year

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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