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Patient Care Technician - Emergency Department - FT Evenings

We Are Hiring

Tech-PCT Emergency Department - Full-Time, Evening - St Vincent's Birmingham - Birmingham,AL
9a-9p three 12 hour shifts per week; every third weekend
 
About our Hospital:
 
St. Vincent’s Birmingham is located downtown and it has over 400 beds and provides space for many physician offices.  We are currently in a large renovation project to create more patient rooms and waiting areas. St. Vincent’s provides care for many patients within the downtown area and surrounding communities.   Known for our Birth Suites and Ortho Sports service line, St. Vincent’s has a strong reputation in the Birmingham as the hospital of choice for many services and the hospital is easy to get to from any location.
 
 
  • Largest faith-based, not for profit hospital in Birmingham.
  • Currently renovating hospital rooms and waiting areas.
  • Expansion of our parking decks to accommodate patients and employees.
  • Free parking for our associates.
  • Several satellite parking lots available with free shuttle service to the hospital.
  • Friendly family environment.
  • “Where Babies are Born!”
  • World renowned Andrews Sports Medicine Orthopedic Center.
  • Downtown location appeals to those that love city life, just minutes from great restaurants, entertainment, historical sites and affordable housing.
  • Skilled staff that care about the patients and each other.
 
About the Job:
 
As a Patient Care Technician (PCT) with St. Vincent's Health System-AL, you will have the opportunity to perform basic clinical and non-clinical patient care activities under supervision in assigned area.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Aids with entry and exit of patients.
  • Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.
  • Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff. Documents necessary records.
  • Responsible for keeping patient rooms clean and orderly as well as maintaining medical equipment.
Licenses/Certifications/Registration:
  • Preferred Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA). 
Education:
  • High school diploma or GED required
Work Experience:
  • 1 year Tech / PCA / EMT experience; or completed 1st clinical rotation in nursing school preferred
About our Department:
 
29 Beds
Level III BREMSS Trauma System
Averages 136.6 patients per day
 
Our Team consists of:
  • Registration – front desk, bedside, discharge
  • Providers – ED physicians, mid-levels, scribes
  • Nursing – PCSs (flow coordinator), RNs, ED techs, unit secretary, ED nurse educator, Secretary 2
  • Radiology – xray and CT tech
  • Transportation
  • Housekeeping
  • Security – scanner & front desk
  • Paramedics (during peak EMS hrs)
  • Pastoral Care, Respiratory Therapy, Case Management, EAU nurses
 
Small look at our staff retention and recognition corner:
  • Associate of Month Parking pass perk!
  • Saturday night suppers
  • Hallow”weenie” fun
  • Annual Christmas party
  • 5 STAR recognitions
  • Daily huddles
  • Annual Emergency Preparedness – Decon workshops
 
About our Health System:
 
St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.
 
As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations.  In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.
Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.                                         
 
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.
 
St. Vincent's participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-verify link below for more information.  
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Job ID: 319803
Category: Nursing Support
Facility: ALBIR St Vincents Birmingham
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Birmingham, AL

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