UnityPoint Health

Patient Care Technician-Babka (PRN)

Requisition ID
2022-110270
Category
Nursing Aides, Assistants, and Techs
Location
US-IA-Dubuque
Address
350 N Grandview Ave
Affiliate
2020 UnityPoint Health Finley Hospital
City
Dubuque
Department
Ambulatory Surgery - BABKA
State
IA
FTE
.01
FLSA
Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift
PRN, as needed. Monday-Friday, no weekends or holiday. Hours vary with a greater need for short shifts, 3:00-7:00 pm and potential for earlier hours as needed for coverage. This is a position that works well for nursing or other healthcare students.
Work Type (Portal Searching)
As Needed

Overview

We are looking for a PRN Patient Care Tech to join our team. Work hours will be PRN, as needed. Monday-Friday, no weekends or holiday. Hours vary with a greater need for short shifts, 3:00-7:00 pm and potential for earlier hours as needed for coverage. This is a position that works well for nursing or other healthcare students.

 

Under the supervision of an RN provides direct patient care.  Provides technical services and support for patients undergoing surgical procedures and their families. Successful performance contributes to a holistic approach to the delivery of services, improved patient care, and a high level of satisfaction from patients and families. 

 

Why UnityPoint Health? 

  • Commitment to our Team – We’ve been named a Top 150 Place to Work in Healthcare 2022 by Becker’s Healthcare for our commitment to our team members. 
  • Culture – At UnityPoint Health, you Come for a fulfilling career and experience a culture guided by uncompromising values and unwavering belief in doing what's right for the people we serve. 
  • Benefits – Our competitive Total Rewards program offers benefits options that align with your needs and priorities, no matter what life stage you’re in. 
  • Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Commitment – We’re committed to ensuring you have a voice that is heard regardless of role, race, gender, religion, or sexual orientation. 
  • Development – We believe equipping you with support and development opportunities is an essential part of delivering a remarkable employment experience. 
  • Community Involvement – Be an essential part of our core purpose—to improve the health of the people and communities we serve. 

 

Visit us at UnityPoint.org/careers to hear more from our team members about why UnityPoint Health is a great place to work. https://dayinthelife.unitypoint.org/  

 

Responsibilities

Main Function

  • Assists with simple procedures such as shave prep of surgical site, transfer of patients, answering of call lights, cleaning and restocking rooms.
  • Transports patients, equipment, supplies, and specimens.
  • Verifies patient identification on name band and chart using 2 patient identifiers (name and birthdate) for any patient care related work.
  • Assists in maintaining a clean, orderly and safe environment.
  • Utilizes a holistic approach (considering physical, psych/social, spiritual, educational, safety, and related criteria) appropriate to the age of the patients served in the assigned service area.
  • Demonstrates initiative to improve quality and customer service.
  • Balances team and individual responsibilities, objective and open to other’s views, gives and welcomes feedback, contributes to positive team goals, puts success of team above own interest.

Department Support

  • Performs routine cleaning on equipment.
  • Assists in department cleaning and storing of supplies and linen.
  • Assists with room turnover and cleaning.
  • Performs tasks as delegated by team members.

Qualifications

 

Minimum Requirements

Identify items that are minimally required to perform the essential functions of this position.

Preferred or Specialized

Not required to perform the essential functions of the position.

Education:

 

 

 

 

 

Experience:

 

 

 

 

 

Previous Patient Care Tech experience

License(s)/Certification(s):

 

 

 

 

Valid driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.

 

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:

 

 

 

 

 

 

Other:

 

 

 

Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position.

 

 

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