Patient Care Tech

Patient Care Tech job in ,

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

You’re going to LOVE Lovelace!

  Lovelace Medical Center , in the heart of Albuquerque, is an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.

Lovelace Medical Center is hiring a Patient Care Tech.
 

The Patient Care Tech performs all duties of the Patient Care Tech as defined by department competencies.

  • Greets patients and escorts them to the exam room. Weighs patients, takes vital signs and patient history, and documents chief complaint.
  • Prepares exam room for next patient and assures supplies are available for exam; may schedule appointments and obtains referral when necessary.
  • Maintains safety practices according to hospital policy to ensure safe delivery of patient care.

  • Minimum: High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
    Desired: Completion of a Medical Assistant, Nurse Tech, or Certified Nursing Assistant program.
  • Experience in Phlebotomy or completion of a Phlebotomy course is preferred
  • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred
  • Desired: Experience in a healthcare setting
  • BLS Required

Why Lovelace?
 

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017 and 2018; Ranked #4 in the nation among providers

  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016

  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016

  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.

 
Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.
 
  ID: 2346
 

Department / Location

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