Patient Care Tech PCT Medical Surgical Full Time Days

Patient Care Tech PCT Medical Surgical Full Time Days job in ,

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

  Patient Care Tech/PCT, Medical Surgical, Full-Time job, Days, Albuquerque, NM

We are looking for Patient Care Tech to join our Medical Surgical Team in Albuquerque, NM.
This full-time job is located at   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/PCT   Job Requirements: 

  •   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 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: 4152  

Department / Location

Lovelace Westside Hospital -