Northside Hospital PATIENT CARE TECH II in Cumming, Georgia

PATIENT CARE TECH II

Facility:Northside Hospital ForsythDepartment:604F MED/SURG 4TH FLOOR

Job ID #:71552Education Required:High School Diploma

Job Category:Clinical/Nursing SupportExperience Required:1 - 3 Years

Employment Type:Resource

Shift:Night

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Because of employees like you, we remain one of Georgia's Most Preferred Hospitals in Overall Healthcare Services for more than 16 consecutive years. Your continued employment allows Northside Hospital to remain the fastest-growing healthcare organization in the Southeast. We support your continued growth and development by providing you the following opportunity.

Facility Overview: Northside Hospital – ForsythDiscover 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, howsupportive 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 stresscontinuing 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.

Service Area Overview: We recognize each patient’s journey to recovery is different and requires a special level of care. Our Medical/Surgical Unit at Northside Hospital provides acute and rehabilitative nursing care services to help our patients get back to their daily lives. The Med/Surg unit is characterized by a warm, friendly and caring atmosphere that stresses individual attention for all patients. This approach is reflected in outstanding patient satisfaction survey results. The unit also participates in nursing education by providing internships for students. We also support clinical internships for Patient Care Technicians. If you have the skills to contribute to our team, Northside is eager to talk to you!

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: Graduate of an accredited Nursing Assistant course, and be listed as a CNA on the Georgia Registry OR Graduate of a U.S. Military Medic course OR Enrolled in a School of Nursing and has completed one (1) full semester of clinical rotations OR Graduate of an accredited School of Nursing or Medical Degree program Current BLS card (CPR). Preferred: Six (6) months’ patient care experience in a hospital or acute care setting.

Licensure/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 7p-7a

Weekend Requirements: No

On-Call Requirements: No

Why continue to grow with Northside? Northside supports our employees’ professional and personal growth. We foster an environment that promotes work/life balance. We embrace diversity. We care about you. If you are ready to advance your career, apply online today!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law..