Location Address: 707 Old Dalton Ellijay Rd Chatsworth, GA 30705
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Gordon
Five-star Rating, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
Top 100 Community Hospitals, Beckerâ™s Hospital Review
Top 100 Rural Hospitals, Beckerâ™s Hospital Review
Located in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains
Co-workers that feel like family
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs as a team member in administering safe and effective patient care.
Ensures personal hygiene and comfort care is delivered to the patient daily and as needed.
Maintains the privacy of all patients.
Ensures patient environment is neat and clean.
Answers calls promptly.
Assesses skin condition on all patients for potential breakdown and communicates with the licensed nurse.
Completes treatments, procedures and documentation as directed by the licensed nurse.
Obtains vital signs per unit policy and reports abnormal findings immediately to the licensed nurse.
Demonstrates competencies in all procedures within scope of practice and as appropriate to the ages of the patients served.
Reports malfunctioning equipment to the licensed nurse.
Actively participates in: staff meetings, committees, mandatory in-services, and educational programs/offerings relevant to area of practice.
Demonstrates competency and recognizes own skills, abilities and limitations and is accountable for own actions.
Seeks/solicits help or guidance from resource person when appropriate.
Functions in a professional manner during emergency or crisis situations.
What You Will Need:
Valid American Heart Association Healthcare Provider card.
Licensed paramedic or CNA with a valid Georgia License and BCLS certification preferred.
Minimum of 1 year work experience preferred
The Patient Care Technician is responsible to perform duties as assigned and directed by the licensed nurse in compliance with established process standards, structure standards and protocols of assigned units. The PCT works in cooperation with all team members to accomplish departmental goals and objectives. The primary function is the delivery of competent, compassionate and cost-effective patient care.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.