HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Patient Care Tech in Hendersonville, Tennessee

TriStar Hendersonville Medical Center has been serving Sumner County since 1979. With 250 physicians representing more than 30 medical specialties, TriStar Hendersonville is proud to be Sumner County's healthcare provider of choice. We're proud to be a part of TriStar Health, the region's most comprehensive healthcare network, with more access points and services than any other in middle Tennessee.

TriStar Hendersonville Medical Center is looking for a Patient Care Technician/Sitter.

_POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:_ * The Nursing Assistant assists in patient care throughout nursing areas, and is responsible for the safe transport of patients via wheelchair or stretcher, dispatch services and appropriate documentation of services. * Provides the services of an Observer for any patient on a patient care unit who has been assessed to require constant observation in order to maximize his/her safety. * Performs general receptionist and clerical duties in order to facilitate efficient functioning of the nursing unit. Demonstrates the ability to perform specific competencies as listed on the competency validation checklist(s). * Demonstrates age specific knowledge of human growth and development, physical examination data norms, and care of patients. * Ensures the privacy of our patient and confidentiality of their Protected Health Information (PHI). * Meets mutually agreed upon performance goals/objectives as listed on the Performance Management Plan. * Demonstrates ability to perform technical skills, and prioritize work. * Documents all patient care. * Demonstrates ongoing communication with nurse regarding patient’s condition. * Promotes customer service initiatives. * Promotes and exhibits teamwork. * Completes mandatory education. * Complies with hospital policies/procedures and patient safety initiatives.

High school graduate or equivalent preferred Completion of 1styear nursing school or completion of Nursing Assistant Program preferred Training or equivalent experience as a nursing assistant, CNA, EMT, Medical Assistant BLS Healthcare providerrequired

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Patient Care Tech

Location: Tennessee-Hendersonville-Hendersonville Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00447-61458