Sanford Health Patient Care Technician Inpatient - Medical/Specialty in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Patient Care Technician Inpatient | Medical/Specialty | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : 6S Medical/Specialty Unit

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Performs basic patient care services and supports activities of the patient care unit. Patient Care Technicians are multi skilled to provide expanded bedside services under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse. Patient Care Technicians have knowledge of and utilize appropriate age-related patient care protocols relating to the physical and psychological needs of all ages of patients. Must be able to work with growth and development needs of unique client populations. Knowledge of medical terminology and medical equipment/supplies preferred.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

This will be a full time position (64 hours every 2 weeks) working at our Broadway campus. The schedule will be a combination of 8hr day and evening shifts (7am-3:30pm or 3pm-11:30pm) with every other weekend and every other holiday.

QUALIFICATIONS

Whether working in Minnesota or North Dakota, certification is highly preferred. If working in North Dakota and not a Certified Nursing Assistant, must be registered as a Nurse Assistant through the North Dakota Department of Health within four months from the date of initial employment. Certification is required if designated by law (i.e. Home Care). Must be able to follow procedures and instructions given by the licensed nurse. Strong Communication, customer service, multi-tasking and organizational skills are needed on a daily basis. Must be able to acquire a basic knowledge of patient care principles, medical terminology and equipment within the assigned service area. Graduate of a Health Unit Coordinator or Medical Secretary program or equivalent work experience is preferred.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Nursing

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req7036