Terre Haute, Indiana

Description

SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem


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.

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 program.


Our teams are a committed, caring group of colleagues. Do you want to work as a Patient Care Technician PRN where your passion for creating positive patient interactions are valued?  If you are dedicated to caring for the well-being of others, this could be your next opportunity. We want your knowledge and expertise!

As our Patient Care Technician PRN, 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.

  • Assist with admission and discharge of your patients
  • Take and report vital signs under proper supervision
  • Bathing; routine bed baths, showers, therapeutic baths, Sitz baths, pre-operative bath, shampoo and facial shave
  • Assist with preparation of patient for surgery, diagnostic tests, therapy
  • 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 self
  • Collect specimens for Laboratory; urine, feces, sputum
  • 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 care
  • Observe and reports, untoward symptoms such as cyanosis, dyspnea, rash, character of feces, urine and vomit, accidents, complaints, and requests
Our 29-bed Acute Surgical Unit primarily provides Pre and Post -Surgical, Orthopedic and Medical overflow care for patients. 
 
THRH 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.     
  • Caring culture and supportive team, plus outstanding leadership.
  • First Wabash Valley Hospital to be designated as an Accredited Chest Pain Center
  • Level II Trauma Center Designation
  • Regional Hospital recently earned a 4th-straight 'A' grade in Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade rankings
  • The Paul Seibenmorgen Cancer Center at Terre Haute Regional Hospital has received the American College of Surgeons Commission on Cancer approval with commendation.

Qualifications

  • Know accepted medical terms and abbreviations

  • Perform clinical skills after appropriate training, competency assessment

  • Certification: BLS must be maintained throughout employment with Terre Haute Regional Hospital.

  • Nonviolent Crisis Intervention (CPI) training completion within 1 year of hire and maintenance of certification.

  • Previous training and/or experience as nurse aide desired

 
If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply today! We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be contacted for interviews. Unlock the possibilities and apply today!



We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

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Terre Haute, Indiana

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