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Patient Care Technician - PRN

We Are Hiring

Come join us at St. Vincent’s Blount as our Patient Care Technician   
  • Shift Details:  PRN - 12 hour shifts as needed.  High School or GED required – one year of experience or nursing student required.
About us
St. Vincent’s Blount hospital is in Oneonta located in Blount County. Oneonta is a city in Blount County, Alabama, with a population of close to 7,000.  It is 35 miles from downtown Birmingham. Oneonta is home to the Covered Bridge Festival.  This annual event showcases the history of the remaining covered bridges in Blount County and includes an arts and crafts festival with entertainment and events. Other sites to find in Oneonta is the Blount County Memorial Museum, which hosts a variety of resources for genealogy research; and Oneonta’s Palisades Park that features hiking trails and public campgrounds to enjoy.
 
Ascension St. Vincent’s Blount is a 24-bed medical surgical and 6 bed ICU hospital. It is common to have a wide variety of patient populations with multiple comorbidities ranging from respiratory, cardiac, sepsis as well as fresh post op patients. We also have 10 Rehab beds, included in those 24 beds, where a patient may receive Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Speech Therapy, Long Term IV antibiotic or Wound Care, and can stay up to 21 days at a time.
 
What You Will Do
Some of the duties include but are not limited to:
  • 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.
Our beds are normally full, in high demand, and our staff work as a team to ensure the best care is provided for our patients. St. Clair is a small community hospital and we strive to provide excellent care and genuinely care about our co-workers and patients.
 
Required Credentials:
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
Equal Employment Opportunity
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.
 
E-Verify Statement
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: 377471
Category: Nursing Support
Facility: ALBIR St Vincents Blount
Ministry: St. Vincent's Health System, AL
Location: Oneonta, AL

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