PRN Patient Care Tech - Pre Op/PACU

United Surgical Partners International Inc (USPI)

PRN Patient Care Tech - Pre Op/PACU

Fort Myers, FL
Paid
  • Responsibilities

    Great opportunity at a brand new surgery center for a Patient Care Technician. Work with an amazing staff and get in on the ground level as we grow our new GI Surgery Center in beautiful Fort Myers, Florida. We are an affiliate of United Surgical Partners International and our mission is to treat each patient and every family as if they were our own. Each patient, each family, each and every time. If you share our mission, please reach out to discuss joining our team.

    DESCRIPTION Assist patients with activities of daily living, provides basic nursing care to non-acutely ill patients and assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of the Registered Nurse in charge of the team and/or unit.

    Required Skills

    • Medical Assistant or clinical training preferred
    • One year experience directly related to duties and responsibilities specified is preferred
    • Knowledge of patient care charts and patient histories
    • Patient Interviewing skills
    • Ability to perform standard clinical procedures according to established protocols
    • Knowledge of patient evaluation procedures
    • Ability to perform routine invasive procedures, such as venipuncture, and EKG
    • Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards
    • Ability to adapt to change quickly, strong knowledge base relative to surgery procedures and management of the surgical patient
    • Understands principles of aseptic technique and their implementation

    Required Experience

    • Surgery Center experience preferred
    • GI Center experience preferred
  • Qualifications
    • Medical Assistant or clinical training preferred
    • One year experience directly related to duties and responsibilities specified is preferred
    • Knowledge of patient care charts and patient histories
    • Patient Interviewing skills
    • Ability to perform standard clinical procedures according to established protocols
    • Knowledge of patient evaluation procedures
    • Ability to perform routine invasive procedures, such as venipuncture, and EKG
    • Ability to maintain quality, safety, and/or infection control standards
    • Ability to adapt to change quickly, strong knowledge base relative to surgery procedures and management of the surgical patient
    • Understands principles of aseptic technique and their implementation