Under the direct supervision of a Nurse, provide basic nursing care for the personal and comfort needs of the patient. Knowledge of IDPH rules and regulations for skilled nursing facility.
Our team members are the compassionate core of who we are and how we serve. At UnityPoint Health®, our Patient Care Technicians/Certified Nursing Assistants* play a pivotal role in creating the Best Outcome for Every Patient Every Time and in providing a comfortable experience for our patients and their families. Working side by side with our nursing staff, PCT/CNA team members impact people’s lives as the front line hands and eyes of our care team, observing and caring for their physical, mental and emotional conditions. Patient Care Technicians/Certified Nursing Assistants are provided with professional growth, learning and advancement opportunities through their roles with UnityPoint Health. Whether aspiring to further their education or seeking expanding responsibilities, our Technicians/Assistants are provided the finance, support and leadership needed to advance their careers.
COVID-19 and Flu Vaccination Requirement: It is required to be vaccinated for COVID-19 and Influenza. Exemption requests based on medical or religious reasons may be submitted, but must be approved for active employment.
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Clinical Excellence/Patient Care
License(s)/Certification(s): Successful completion and documentation of one of the following:
Successful completion and documentation of one of the following:
Knowledge/Skills/Abilities: Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English. Multicultural sensitivity. Microsoft Office – basic computer skills. Customer/patient focused. Critical thinking skills using independent judgment in making decisions.
Other: Use of usual and customary equipment used to perform essential functions of the position. Work may occasionally require travel to other UPH facilities.