**We are looking for a Patient Care Technician I for the
Pathways Program Department at St. Jude Medical Center.**
Location: Fullerton, CA
Work Schedule: Per Diem/ On Call
Shift: 12-hour, Nights
This role is for a currently enrolled nursing student or soon to
be enrolled nursing student who is looking for hospital experience
as a PCT.
Provides assistance with direct patient care under the
supervision of a Registered Nurse.
+ Performs routine treatments and procedures such as but not
limited to intake and output, weights, vital signs, sitz baths,
range of motion exercises, incentive spirometry, bed alerts.
+ Documents all necessary information in an accurate and timely
+ Provides personal hygiene to patients, including bed baths,
oral hygiene, linen changes and patient ambulation.
+ Answers patient call lights, beepers, intercom/telephone, and
direct/transfer calls and responds appropriately/promptly.
+ Assists in the admitting, transfer, discharge and transport of
+ Passes dietary trays and assist patients with meals and
supplementary intake as directed.
+ Assists with patient room cleanliness/organization and
maintenance/cleaning/ stocking of equipment and supplies as
+ Partners with physician and staff to report patient change in
condition or patient/ family social/emotional concerns to RN.
+ Ability to communicate effectively.
+ Knowledge of medical terminology.
+ Basic knowledge of windows environment computer system.
**Minimum Position Requirements:**
+ H.S. Diploma or GED
+ Coursework/Training - Successfully completed two semesters of
an accredited clinical RN program or Current California Department
of Health Nursing Assistant Certification.
**Licenses/Certifications:** American Heart Association BLS for
**Preferred Position Qualifications:**
**Experience:** One (1) year Acute care (hospital)
St. Jude Medical Center is a faith-based, non-profit, 384-bed,
tertiary care facility, and is one of Southern California's
most-respected and technologically-advanced hospitals. With nearly
700 of the area's finest physicians on staff, St. Jude offers
nearly every medical specialty and sub-specialty. Whether for the
birth of a baby, life-saving surgery or a routine mammogram, St.
Jude continues to set the standard for medical care and offers the
community the most comprehensive array of services and
St. Jude Medical Center provides equal employment opportunities
(EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or
genetics. In addition to federal law requirements, St. Jude Medical
Center complies with applicable state and local laws governing
nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the
company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and
conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement,
promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of
absence, compensation and training.
Positions specified as "on call/per diem" refers to employment
consisting of shifts scheduled on as "as needed basis" to fill in
for staff vacancies.
Company: St. Jude Medical Center
Category: Other Licensed Technicians
Req ID: R329688