CHRISTUS Health
Patient Care Technician II PRN- Ambulatory Surgery
At a glance
Location: US-TX-New Braunfels Map
Posted: 01/12/2019
Closing: 02/11/2019
Degree: High School
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
CHRISTUS Health
Job description
Description

The Critical Care Technician works with the RN's in the ICU to provide care to patients. They have special skills beyond those of a Patient Care Assistant for example, they can perform venipuncture, dress wounds, removal staples and sutures, and measure peak expiratory flow rate.



Requirements

Education:

  • A High School Diploma or GED is required.
  • Completion of oneof the following educational programs is required:
    • Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant program OR
    • Successful completion of a Medical Assistant program OR
    • Successful completion of a Basic EMT program (Intermediate EMT or Paramedic preferred).

Experience:

  • One year of patient care experience in an acute care hospital or EMT field/Emergency Care Setting required.

Licenses/Certifications:

  • Current CPR certification required.
  • If certified as Nursing Assistant, Associate must maintain current certification.
  • If certified as a Medical Assistant, maintaining certification is preferred.
  • If certified as an EMT, maintaining certification is preferred.
Patient Care Technician II PRN- Ambulatory Surgery