High school diploma or equivalent is required.
CERTIFICATION / LICENSURE::
Must be certified by the Illinois department of registration as a CNA, MA or licensed by the Department of Public Health as an EMT-B or Student Nurse.
Current CPR certification is required.
Basic medical and office equipment skills.
Ability to perform vital signs, vision screening, specimen collection, tests/procedures as trained.
Must have the ability to follow written and verbal directions
Applicant will be required to complete orientation and annual competency standards as outlined by hospital policies and procedures.
Previous patient care technician experience or equivalent preferred.
Performs basic duties of patient care under the guidance and direction of the Registered Nurse. Performs various housekeeping to maintain a clean and orderly environment, monitors department inventory and restocks supplies. Performs clerical duties as assigned. Assists with comfort and safety of patients. Takes and records vital signs, height, weight, intake and output of patients. Greets, interviews, registers and transports patients. Assists the physicians and nurses with bedside procedures.
Community Hospital of Staunton