Patient Care Technician - PCT - CMR Unit

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Job ID: 57748
Area of Interest: Nursing Support
Location: Baltimore, MD US
Hours of Work: 7p - 7a
Job Facility: UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift: NIGHT
What You Will Do:

Patient Care Technician Opportunity
Full-time - 72hours/2 weeks
7p-7a, rotating weekends and holidays

You won't find another medical team quite like UM Rehab & Ortho Institute. Our facility's size gives you a chance to know nearly every patient and staff on a first-name basis. You'll enjoy camaraderie and support unparalleled in this field. And you'll make the kind of productive connections with your patients that speeds the healing process and makes your career more satisfying. 

The Comprehensive Medical Rehabilitation Program offers treatment for patients with the following conditions:

  • Post-Operative Orthopaedic Surgery such as:
    • Total joint replacement
    • Spinal decompression without neurological impairment
  • Congestive heart failure
  • Post-operative cardiothoracic surgery
  • Amputation
  • Pulmonary conditions such as:
    • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease
    • Respiratory failure
    • Restrictive lung disease
    • Post-operative lung reduction
  • Oncology (medical and surgical)
  • General debilitation

The Nursing Tech will consistently expresses and demonstrates respect, compassion and courtesy for patients, family/visitors, and team members.

Duties will also include but not limited to: 

  • Infection Control: Standard Precautions, Isolation Precautions 
  • Vital Signs (Temperature, BP, Pulse, Respiration, PO2)
  • Weight/I&O/Calorie Count 
  • Compression wraps/stockings
  • Assists/provides for ADL's: feeding, bathing, dressing, toileting, transfers
  • Assists in admission, transfer, and discharge
  • IV catheterization and care
  • Bladder scanning and catheterization
  • EKG
  • Respiratory Care: Suction, trach care
  • Oxygen Therapy/O2 Tank Change
  • Provides orthopaedic/rehab Device Care: e.g braces, splints, CPM
  • Maintains order and appearance of patient rooms and work area 
  • Maintains necessary patient care supplies and linen
  • Hourly patient rounding
  • Care of patients in restraints
  • Proper vigilance when assigned as transporter, sitter or patient monitor
At UM Rehab & Ortho, you'll enjoy competetive pay and benefits, self scheduling and a 1:6 Tech to Patient ratio.

What You Need to Be Successful:

Experience working in acute setting as PCT preferred/PCT Certification and/or on the job training
High School Diploma/GED required
CPR (American Heart Association) required
We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, race, color, religion, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law. 
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