Patient Care Tech

Location
N Richland Hills, Texas
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Nov 14, 2017
Closes
Jan 11, 2018
Ref
00444-93073
Specialty
Miscellaneous
Contract Type
Permanent

Medical City North Hills

Telemetry Technician

Full-time, nights -  Rotating Weekends

Medical City North Hills is licensed for 164 beds and is fully accredited by the Joint Commission. North Hills also has Disease Specific Certification by the Joint Commission for hip, knee, shoulder and cardiac service lines and we are a designated Level IV trauma center. Our specialty services and honors include being the first hospital in the U.S. to have a Cycle 4 Chest Pain Center  and the first in North Texas to attain Cycle 5 accreditation. We have Primary Stroke Center certification by the Joint Commission and also specialize in total joint replacement and cardiac care. North Hills Hospital is a part of HCA.



Position Summary:  Under the direction of the Director of Critical Care Services and in accordance with current applicable federal, state and local regulations and accrediting agencies, the patient care technician maintains a high level of quality work, assists in collection of blood samples, performs EKG testing, accurately records, copies, charts and files results, provides clerical assistance including but not limited to stamping of patients paperwork with the appropriate addressograph, putting charts in hard binders, answering of the telephone, placing calls to physicians offices as well as other medical facilities as indicated by nursing staff members, obtain lab results from computer. Performs specific non-licensed or non-professional duties of patient care under the supervision of the charge nurse.  Perform other duties as assigned The North Hills Hospital staff member can expect to care for adult patients, including the older adult through geriatric, and pediatric patients from newborn through adolescence.  The attached criteria based performance evaluation provides a specific set of standards as they relate to age specific competency.


We offer a generous compensation package including:

Vacation, 401k, Employee Stock Purchase Plan.

Dental, vision, life and disability insurance, wellness resources and flexible spending accounts,

along with other voluntary benefit options and programs.