Medical Surgical Patient Care Tech - Ortho

Location
Cumming, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 14, 2017
Closes
Dec 14, 2017
Specialty
Med / Surg, Orthopedics
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Position Description
Provides nursing assistance and patient care to provide for the comfort, safety and personal needs of patients. Assists patients with activities of daily living and performs procedures for physical hygiene and comfort of patients. Performs duties with the construct of a unit-based, self-directed patient care team while sharing various tasks with other licensed and non-licensed members. In Special Care Nurseries, the Patient Care Technician is responsible for assisting with the transport of healthy, uncompromised newborns from Labor and Delivery to the newborn admission nursery, cleaning equipment used on infants in the Special Care Nursery, and ordering patient care supplies from the storeroom and stocking the Special Care Nursery areas.
Position Requirements
REQUIRED: 1. a. Graduate of an accredited Nursing Assistant course, and be listed as a CNA on the Georgia Registry OR b. Graduate of a U.S. Military Medic course OR c. Enrolled in a School of Nursing and has completed one (1) full semester of clinical rotations OR d. Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing or Medical Degree program 2. Current BLS card (CPR). PREFERRED: Six (6) months’ patient care experience in a hospital or acute care setting.

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 7p-7a

Weekend Requirements: Yes

On-Call Requirements: Yes

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Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.
Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside.
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Service Area Overview
Extraordinary med/surg services

The Medical/Surgical Unit at Northside Hospital provides acute and rehabilitative nursing care services that help our patients get back to their daily lives.

Recognizing that each patient’s journey to recovery is different and requires a special level of care, our unit is characterized by a warm, friendly and caring atmosphere that stresses personal attention. This
approach unifies our team, connects our efforts, and has resulted in outstanding patient satisfaction survey results.

The Med/Surg unit participates in nursing education by providing internships for students and in patient care development by supporting clinical internships for Patient Care Technicians.

Are you ready to work alongside the best?
Then see the difference an extraordinary setting can make.

As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on rewarding med/surg careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the Top 25
Places to Work in the US, contact us today.
Facility Overview
Northside Hospital – Forsyth

Discover what’s possible.
See what’s inside.

Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital-Forsyth in Cumming, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation for the latest technology, the highest quality care and service, and expertise in Spinal Surgery, Cancer Care, Emergency Services, and Women's Services is well-known. But what resonates most with our people are opportunities for growth, how
supportive co-workers are, and the way great pay, benefits, and a pension plan make them feel valued.

Our 155-bed, not-for-profit community hospital does more than serve our neighbors. We stress
continuing education. A true patient-focus, and offer a work/life balance that allows you to give your best to our family, and yours.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.

Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?
Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital-Forsyth today.