Patient Care Technician - Surgical Trauma ICU
Sign-On Bonus Available
Job ID: R0041640 | Healthcare Specialists | Part Time, 3rd Shift | Charlottesville, VA
$2,000 sign-on bonus for qualified candidates with a one-year commitment to UVA Health.

Performs a variety of patient care and administrative support functions under the supervision of a Medical Center registered nurse (RN) in an inpatient or outpatient setting.
  • Assists patients with personal care as needed for optimal recovery during hospitalization.
  • Performs basic nursing skills as delegated by an RN and in accordance with policy and procedure to promote patient health and wellness.
  • Provides for a safe environment and safe delivery of care.
  • Performs administrative support functions.
  • Maintains necessary skills and competencies.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.

Position Compensation Range: $15.37 - $23.82 Hourly

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS

Education:
  • High school graduate or equivalent.

Experience:
  • No experience required.

Licensure:
  • American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification required.
  • Certified to practice as a Nurse Aide in the Commonwealth of Virginia and must meet one of the following criteria (required):
    • Successful completion of the UVA PCT Education Program  or successful completion of another PCT education program that has been approved by NPDS.
    • Documented proof of at least 1 year of recent (within past 2 years) experience in a similar PCT role from an outside institution. Candidate must successfully complete a written exam and must successfully demonstrate clinical skills during 6-month probationary period.
    • Passage of a nationally recognized and accredited PCT certification exam (example: National Healthcareer Association – C-PCT). Present certificate as verification.
  • Or must meet one of the following criteria (required):
    • Currently enrolled student nurses who have successfully completed the Medical/Surgical Clinical Experience and Didactic are exempt from the Certified Nurse Aide requirement.
    • EMT or above certification. Candidate will complete the UVA PCT Course within 6-month probationary period

PHYSICAL DEMANDS
Job requires frequently bending/stooping and driving (Home Health Aide only). Proficient communicative, auditory, and visual skills. Attention to detail and ability to write legibly. Ability to lift/push/pull 20-50 lbs and >100 lbs (Home Health Aide only). May be exposed to chemicals, blood/body fluids, and infectious disease.



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