Abrazo Central Campus (located at 19th Avenue and Bethany Home Road in Phoenix), a 221-bed acute care facility and teaching hospital, has been providing quality care to patients in the Phoenix community for more than 50 years. Abrazo Central Campus has received many notable awards and accolades from national organizations including Gold Plus and Target Stroke; Honor Roll Awards from the American Heart and American Stroke Association; Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital by Truven Health Analytics; Chest Pain Accreditation with PCI from the Society of Cardiovascular Patient Care; and the Donor Network Award for ï¿½Outstanding Operating Room,ï¿½ among others. Abrazo Central Campus is recognized for comprehensive cardiovascular care, neuroscience services including NICO BrainPath technology, orthopedics, womenï¿½s health, radiology, and 24-hour emergency care, with more than 800 affiliated physicians on staff offering a wide range of medical specialties.
Under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Patient Care Technician provides individualized, culture-specific patient care by attending to the personal needs and comfort of patients. Assists the professional or licensed nurse as delegated in tasks requiring less technical skills. Participates in shift and bedside report, performs phlebotomist duty, clerical/reception unit clerk duties as assigned, and assists in promoting an organized, efficient, smoothly functioning unit. Participates and supports regional, facility, department, and unit initiatives.
SPECIAL SKILLS: Excellent customer service skills; basic computer skills; high level of attention to detail. Strong interpersonal and communication skills to interact positively and effectively with patients, visitors and health care team members. Knowledge of patient rights, medical terminology, aseptic/sterile technique and infection control best practices. Ability to work under deadlines.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: High School Diploma or equivalent GED.
- One year of experience in as a nursing assistant; or in lieu of experience,
- Current CNA certificate, or LNA licence from the Arizona State Board of Nursing; or
- Completed block one/first year of nursing school; or
- Completion of formal PCA/PCT/CNA education program from an accredited institution.
Must be able to complete blood draws independently.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATIONS/LICENSURE: CPR.
REQUIRED COURSE(S) TRAINING: Patient Care Assistant Program; EKG training in selected units.
Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Central Campus
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
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Internal Number: 1905029083
About Abrazo Central Campus
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.