Medical Center Hospital Patient Care Tech in Odessa, Texas
Under the supervision of the Charge Nurse, the Patient Care Technician will assist in patient monitoring, patient care, clerical & receptionist duties, and unit coordination. Direct patient care is done under the direction of the RN and within the scope of sound professional nursing practice to be delegated. They will also perform other assigned duties for which they have been specifically trained.
High school diploma or equivalent. CPR certification within 90 days of hire. Be listed with the Texas Department of Health Nurse Aid Registry and Completion of a phlebotomy training course or on the job training with at least one year of phlebotomy experience in a CAP certified hospital laboratory or one of the following:
EMT or Paramedic training
Completion of 2nd Semester Nursing program.
Training and Experience:
Must successfully complete computer training, EKG class, skills class in splinting and pass a phlebotomy test with a score of 80% or better. Knowledge of some medical and technical terminology and hospital policies and procedures. These skills must be completed within 1 year of hire.