Patient Care Tech Med Surg
Company: BJC HealthCare
Location: Saint Peters
Posted on: May 8, 2022
Information About this Position
- Days - 6:30 am - 7:00 pm
- 1 - 12 hour shift per week Company and Job
OverviewBarnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital proudly serves the health
care needs of families in St. Charles, Lincoln and Warren counties.
The 102-bed community hospital provides comprehensive inpatient and
outpatient services including the Siteman Cancer Center at
Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital, the Breast Health and Women's
Center, the Cardiology Center, the Neurosurgery Center and the
Outpatient Surgery and Endoscopy Center.Barnes-Jewish St. Peters
Hospital is an Accredited Chest Pain Center and carries a Level II
stroke certification. Additionally, the hospital's medical office
building houses offices for specialists in primary care,
cardiology, obstetrics, dermatology, surgery and pulmonology.
Barnes-Jewish St. Peters Hospital also offers outpatient services
including physical therapy, a sleep lab, and cardio-pulmonary
rehabilitation.Role PurposeProvides direct patient care to support
the licensed professional nurses responsible for a team of patients
to ensure a safe environment for patients by reducing risk of harm.
Collects vital information on the patient and reports such to the
nursing team which contributes to the overall assessment of each
patient and any changes to a patient's condition.Responsibilities
- Implements direct patient care under the supervision of the
nurse, promoting patient and family centered care in a healing
environment. Administers or assists patients with Activities of
Daily Living (ADLs), performs vital signs, intake & output, fall
and pressure ulcer prevention measures, urinary catheter care,
phlebotomy, or point of care testing as requested.
- Collects clinical data and information on patients, and reports
changes in patient status to the nurse.
- Assists nurse with patient and family education. Documents all
patient care activities provided with correct medical terminology.
Acts as 1:1 patient safety sitter as necessary.
- Ensures availability of supplies and equipment to meet each
- Participates in activities that promote patient safety, quality
and regulatory compliance. Participates in professional
- BJC has determined this is a safety-sensitive position. The
ability to work in a constant state of alertness and in a safe
manner is an essential function of this job.
- Performs Other Responsibilities as AssignedMinimum Requirements
- High School Diploma or GED Preferred Qualifications
- Certified Nurse AssistantBenefits StatementNote: not all
benefits apply to all openings- - Comprehensive medical, dental,
life insurance, and disability plan options- - Pension Plan*/403(b)
Plan- - 401(k) plan- - Tuition Assistance- - Health Care and
Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts- - -On-Site Fitness Center
(depending on location)- - -Paid Time Off Program for vacation,
holiday and sick time*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital,
Memorial Hospital East, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health
CenterLegal StatementThe above information on this description has
been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work
performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to
contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all
responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees
assigned to this job.Equal Opportunity Employer
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