Patient Care Tech - ED
This is a Per Diem (as needed) position working nights in the Emergency Room department.
The Patient Care Technician (PCT) delivers high quality, patient-centered care by performing a variety of delegated patient care services in accordance with the PCT’s skills/training and the needs of the Department within the Acute Care Setting. The PCT works under the clinical direction of the registered nurse (RN).
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
Education: Required: N/A Preferred: High School diploma/GED or equivalent experience .
Experience: Required: N/A Preferred: 1 years of experience in an acute care setting or currently enrolled in Nursing Program, previous experience as a Certified Nursing Assistant or Patient Care Tech.
Licenses/Certifications: Required: American Heart Association (AHA) or American Red Cross(ARC) or American Safety and Health Institute (ASHI) BLS obtained within 30 days of start date.
Northwest Medical Center Houghton is a 52-bed, full-service hospital serving Tucson's east side. With a cath lab, labor and delivery unit, intensive care and neonatal intensive care units, full lab and radiology services and four operating rooms supporting a broad array of specialties, Northwest Medical Center Houghton holds plenty of opportunity for applicants. Whether caring for patients at the bedside or supporting the hospital in a non-clinical role, we're excited to build a team who can really make an impact on our community. NMC Houghton is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.