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Company: Arkansas Children's
Location: Little Rock, AR
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech

Description

ARKANSAS CHILDREN'S IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. ALL QUALIFIED APPLICANTS WILL RECEIVE CONSIDERATION FOR EMPLOYMENT WITHOUT REGARD TO RACE, COLOR, RELIGION, SEX, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, GENDER IDENTITY OR EXPRESSION, NATIONAL ORIGIN, AGE, DISABILITY, PROTECTED VETERAN STATUS OR ANY OTHER CHARACTERISTIC PROTECTED BY FEDERAL, STATE, OR LOCAL LAWS.

CURRENT EMPLOYEES: Please apply via the internal career site by logging into your Workday Account (https://www.myworkday.com/archildrens/)and search the "Find Jobs" report.

Work Shift:

Please see job description for details.

Time Type:

Full time

Department:

CC013090 4K Hematology/Oncology Summary: The Patient Care Technician (PCT) functions as a nursing assistant in performing duties as assigned by the RN. The primary role responsibilities of the PCT include assisting or performing activities of daily living, room maintenance, positioning, transferring of patients, obtaining vital signs, and point of care testing. Required Education: Recommended Education: Required Work Experience: Recommended Work Experience: Required Certifications: Recommended Certifications: Description Primary Duties & Responsibilities

Care of the Patient                                                                                                                          

  • Completes patient care (may include V/S, I&O's, heights, weights, head circumference, ADL's and other patient care related assignments) in a safe, efficient and timely manner.
  • Documents patient care and other assignments according to department guidelines.
  • Recognizes and reports changes in patient condition to licensed staff.
  • Assists with admission, transfer and discharge as directed by licensed staff.
  • Communicates patient/family information to health care team members to assist with individualizing the patient plan of care.
  • Practices universal precautions/isolation techniques according to hospital policy.
  • Recognizes unsafe and emergency situations and reacts appropriately.

2.Support Services                                                                                                                         

  • Assists with maintaining a clean orderly patient/department environment.
  • Acts as a courier between ancillary departments as needed to meet daily unit/department requirements.
  • Performs clerical duties as needed. (May include, but is not limited to, clean sheeting charts, stamping flowsheets, making up admission packets, answering the telephone).

3.Professional Performance                                                                                                               

  • Practices cost effective use of supplies.
  • Utilizes available communication tools (staff meetings, bulletin boards) to remain informed.
  • Completes 4 hours per year of annual education requirements appropriate for practice area and role responsibilities.
  • Consistently demonstrates that new knowledge and skills gained from education are incorporated into actual clinical practice.
  • Shares knowledge with nursing staff and other members of the health care team.
ACH Behavioral Standards and Attendance

ACH team members are evaluated on these behavioral standards and attendance as part of the annual performance review.

1.Anticipate

  • Recognize others in need of assistance and offer help, even before requested.

2.Appearance

  • Maintain a neat, clean and professional appearance.

3.Be Friendly

  • Maintain a family-friendly attitude; smile, make eye contact and acknowledge others.

4.Communicate

  • Communicate in a way that is caring, clear, concise and constructive.

5.Confidentiality

  • Respect the confidentiality and privacy of others.

6.Environment

  • Maintain a clean, safe, secure and comfortable environment.

7.Quality

  • Do your job to the best of your ability; make things better.

8.Respect

  • Treat our patients, families and each other with care, love and hope.

9.Teamwork

  • Work together so that the needs of others are met.

10.Attendance

  • Reports to work as scheduled.
Education Requirements

Required: High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Note: If pursuing an RN degree, enrollment in a BSN program is preferred.

Experience Requirements

Required: 1 year total experience required

  • which includes 1 year of PCT, CNA, or Medical Assistant in a healthcare setting, OR current ACH employee with clinical experience, OR successful completion of 1 semester of healthcare curriculum, OR successful completion of ACH Pulse Center PCT training experience
Certification / License / Registry Requirements

Preferred:     Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Skill Requirements

Required: Mental/Reasoning Requirements:

  • reading - simple
  • writing - simple
  • basic math skills.
Job-Specific Examination Requirements

This position does not require any job-specific examinations.

Physical Requirements

Reach with hands and arms  Regularly

Sit   Frequently

Stand   Regularly

Stoop, kneel, crouch, crawl, twist, or bend  Regularly

Talk or hear  Regularly

Taste or smell   Frequently

Use hands to touch, handle, or feel  Regularly

Walk  Regularly

Lifting/Pushing/Pulling Weight

  • More than 100 pounds Frequently

(Manage safely with assistance of equipment or another person)

* This position may require a fitness for duty evaluation

  • Up to 10 pounds  Regularly
  • Up to 100 pounds Frequently

(Manage safely with assistance of equipment or another person)

* This position may require a fitness for duty evaluation

  • Up to 25 pounds  Frequently
  • Up to 35 pounds  Frequently
  • Up to 50 pounds Frequently

(Manage safely with assistance of equipment or another person)

 

Physical Environment       

Blood or bodily fluid Regularly

Infectious disease  Regularly

Inside Office Environment / conditions  Regularly

Noise Level   Moderate

Safety Sensitivity               This position has been designated as safety sensitive.                         Required

  


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