We Are Hiring
Position: Patient Care Technician
Department: 4 West
Schedule: Full-Time Night (7 pm - 7 am with weekend and holiday rotations)
Location: St Vincent's Birmingham
Why Join Ascension:
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.
St. Vincent’s Birmingham 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 Birmingham as the hospital of choice for many services and the hospital is easy to get to from any location.
St. Vincent’s Birmingham (Downtown)
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.
What you will do:
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 the assigned area.
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.
What you will need:
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
High school diploma or GED required
1 year of PCT, Medical Assistant, Nursing Assistant, or Home Health Aide experience or currently enrolled in nursing program
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