Patient Care Tech PCT Emergency Department PRN Variable Hours

Patient Care Tech PCT Emergency Department PRN Variable Hours job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Variable
Schedule: PRN Relief

Patient Care Tech/PCT: Emergency Department, PRN job, Variable Hours, Albuquerque, NM

We are looking for a Patient Care Tech to join our Emergency Department in Albuquerque, NM.

This PRN job is located   Lovelace Westside Hospital , which provides care to Albuquerque’s Westside and Rio Rancho, including the area’s only inpatient pediatric unit, a kid-friendly emergency room and senior care emergency room services. Named a Pinwheel Champion by the Institute for Patient and Family-Centered Care.

Patient Care Tech Job Responsibilities:

  •   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. 

  Patient Care Tech Education and Experience Job Requirements: 

  • 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 Westside?
 

  • “A” grade from Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, 2017
  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work (2016, 2015, 2014, 2012, 2011, 2008)
  • Lovelace Bariatric accredited as a Level 1 facility under the Bariatric Surgery Center Network Accreditation Program of the American College of Surgeons


Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 7833
 

Department / Location

Emergency Department
Lovelace Westside Hospital - Albuquerque, NM