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Hospital Corporation of America Patient Care Technician PRN Medical Oncology in Terre Haute, Indiana

DESCRIPTION SHIFT: PRNless thanbr>SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diemless thanbr> Do you have the career opportunities as a PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Terre Haute Regional, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.less thanbr> You contribute to our success. Every role has an impact on our patients' lives and you have the opportunity to make a difference. We are looking for a dedicated PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN like you to be a part of our teamless thanbr> Our employees come first. We provide a total compensation package to make sure your needs are met. As a PRN employee you can plan for your future by participating in our 401k programless thanbr> As our Patient Care Technician, and under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, License Practical Nurse, or Nursing Supervisor, you will provide basic patient care and assistance with activities of daily living and acts as the primary clerical resource for the unit.less thanbr> * Assist with admission and discharge of your patientsless thanbr> * Take and report vital signs under proper supervisionless thanbr> * Bathing; routine bed baths, showers, therapeutic baths, Sitz baths, pre-operative bath, shampoo and facial shaveless thanbr> * Assist with preparation of patient for surgery, diagnostic tests, therapyless thanbr> * Assist with exercise prescribed for patient; dangle, range of motion, turning, transfer from bed to chair or stretcher, ambulate, crutch walking, walkers. Know correct body mechanics for both the patient and selfless thanbr> * Collect specimens for Laboratory; urine, feces, sputumless thanbr> * Give treatments after instruction by and under the supervision of professional nurses; i.e., enemas, ace bandages, ice caps, and bags, aquamatic pool, TED hose, hot and cold non-sterile compresses, rectal tubes, external catheters, binders. Assist with colostomy care and Foley careless thanbr> * Observe and reports, untoward symptoms such as cyanosis, dyspnea, rash, character of feces, urine and vomit, accidents, complaints, and requestsless thanbr> Our 35-bed Medical and Oncology Unit offers exceptional care for patients being treated for a variety of medical conditions including COPD, Chronic Heart Failure, Pneumonia, and for those needing Radiation Therapy.less thanbr> TERRE HAUTE REGIONAL HOSPITAL is a 278-bed community-based medical center with comprehensive medical and surgical programs. Accredited by The Joint Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Organizations, the leading accreditor of health care organizations in America, we are dedicated to our Mission, Values and Vision and are committed to providing quality, individualized patient care to the communities we serve.less thanbr> * Awesome referral bonuses, caring culture and supportive team, plus outstanding leadership.less thanbr> * First Wabash Valley Hospital to be designated as an Accredited Chest Pain Centerless thanbr> * Level II Trauma Centerless thanbr> * Regional Hospital recently earned a 6th-straight 'A' grade in Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade rankingsless thanbr> * The Paul Seibenmorgen Cancer Center at Terre Haute Regional Hospital has received the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer approval with commendation.less thanbr> QUALIFICATIONSless thanbr> Know accepted medical terms and abbreviationsless thanbr> Perform clinical skills after appropriate training, competency assessmentless thanbr> Certification: BLS must be maintained throughout employment with Terre Haute Regional Hospital.less thanbr> Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (CPI) training completion within 1 year of hire and maintenance of certification.less thanbr> Previous training and/or experience as nurse aide desiredless thanbr> If you're looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply today!. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates wi