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PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN - SHORT STAY

PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN - SHORT STAY

ID 
2017-21061
Site 
SOUTHERN OCEAN MEDICAL CENTER
Job Locations 
US-NJ-Manahawkin
Status 
Part Time < 20 Hours
Shift 
Night
Shift Hours 
11:00p - 7:30a

More information about this job

Overview

How have you impacted someone’s life today?  At Meridian Health our nursing teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day.  From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of nursing services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

Responsibilities

  • Providing for  effective and safe guest/patients outcomes through practice, judgment and critical actions
  • Ongoing communication with patients, nursing colleagues and other members of the health care team regarding patient's status and rendered care
  • Taking self-directed or self-motivated initiative to do more than is expected or required in the job, acting before being required to by events, improving job performance, and/or creating new opportunities
  • Participating in interdisciplinary collaboration of our patient's plan of care from admission to discharge to ensure safe transitioning and continuum of care

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent is required
  • Completion of PCA/CNA certification, Meridian Nursing Assistant Program preferred or
  • Equivalent bedside nursing experience, such as home health aides, military hospital corpsman or medic or Emergency Medical Technician preferred
  • Current Nursing Student, having completed fundamentals in nursing clinical rotation required
  • BLS/CPR certification is strongly preferred
  • Strong computer skills and telephone etiquette required
  • A passion and commitment to be dedicated to working with children and their families where we treat each as our own. Able to adjust to a rapidly changing census

 

The ability to learn quickly and adapt to changing patient needs, a strong sense of accountability for improving the lives of our patients and their caregivers, an exceptional focus on teamwork, dedication to ongoing education and the ability and passion to deliver the highest quality of care and service based on a strong sense of patient focus are all required.

 

If you feel that the above description speaks directly to your strengths and capabilities, then please apply today!

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