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Patient Care Technician

Patient Care Technician

Requisition ID 
2017-753172
Category 
Nursing
Position Type 
Full Time
Shift(s) 
Nights
Department 
Emergency Department
Location 
US-AR-Fort Smith

More information about this job

Overview

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We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

 

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

 

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

 

Responsibilities and Qualifications

 

Responsible to perform procedures and patient care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse; provides support services for the Emergency Department (cleaning, stocking, ordering);
provides patient transport; performs phlebotomy, EKG's, and splinting of broken extremities: Performs multi-skilled patient care actions and services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. May implement BLS. Follows the Medical Center’s pain policies and the Patient Safety/Risk Management program. Performs duties and responsibilities in a manner consistent with our mission, values, and Mercy Service Standards.

 

Qualifications:

 

 

Each career at Mercy represents unique members of our caring ministry’s “body”, working together for the health and strength of the whole. To achieve our goals, we need all the parts functioning at their best and this requires the specific qualifications that you’ll bring with you:

 

 

 

  • Education: High School diploma or equivalent. Graduate of one of the following: Basic/ EMT course, CNA course, Medical Assistant, or successful completion of one semester of Registered Nursing School.
    Licensure: n/a
    Experience: Phlebotomy experience preferred.
    Certifications: One of the following is required: CNA, EMT Basic,  or Medical Assistant. BLS is also required.
    Other: Competent to provide services to patients of all ages. Excellent customer service skills; basic computer skills.

 

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

 

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

 

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

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