Patient Care Tech

Patient Care Tech job in ,

Shift: Day
Schedule: Full - Time Regular

Patient Care Tech job, Coronary Care Unit, Full Time-Days, Albuquerque, NM

We are looking for a Patient Care Tech to join our Coronary Care unit team in Albuquerque, NM.

  This full time job is located at Heart Hospital of New Mexico at 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.

If you are interested in learning more email us at   lovelacerecruiter@hueman.com    or call Chris at 505-273-5355
  
  Patient Care Tech Job Responsibilities:
 

  • 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.

Patient Care Tech Education and Experience Requirements:

  • 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: 3412
 
   

Department / Location

Coronary Care Unit
Heart Hospital of New Mexico at Lovelace Medical Center -