Patient Care Technician PCT - Spinal Cord Injury Unit

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Job ID: 57842
Area of Interest: Nursing Support
Location: Baltimore, MD US
Hours of Work: 7p - 7:30a and some 7a - 7:30p
Job Facility: UM Rehabilitation & Orthopaedic Institute
Employment Type: Full Time
Shift: ROTATING
What You Will Do:

Consider our opportunity for a Patient Care Tech (PCT) on the Spinal Cord Injury/Multi-Trauma Unit!

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 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

 



What You Need to Be Successful:

  • Current CNA/GNA certification status. 
  • Current BLS card required. 
  • High School education or equivalent.
  • Completion of a recognized certified Nurse Tech (Patient Care Tech) training program is preferred.  Appropriate on-the-job training and/or completed competencies (must be validated as meeting the acceptable UMROI Nursing standards by the hiring manager) may substitute for the certificate program. 
  • Previous related patient care technician experience preferred.

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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