Patient Care Technician - Cardiac Stepdown Unit

Columbus Regional Health

  • Columbus, IN
  • Permanent
  • Part-time
  • 2 months ago
What you need to know about this position:
  • Recognized as one of the top 50 Cardiovascular Hospitals by IBM Watson Health, our Cardiac Step Down Unit (SDU) is a 17-bed unit with a nurse to patient ratio of 1:3-4.
  • As a Patient Care Technician II you play an important role in our patient's experience and safety- you are typically the first face a patient sees when he/she enters the unit and the face he/she sees most frequently. You would also have additional duties to perform unique to the department such as performing cardiac monitoring and interpretation and Stat EKG.
  • Working with a nurse, you engage with patients through multiple activities including answering call lights and questions, providing assistance with daily living activities and taking vital signs.
  • Our Patient Care Technician II on the 2T Cardiac Step Down Unit unit have an hourly base rate starting at $13.44 and is commensurate with experience and could be eligible for shift differentials and Sunday/holiday premiums.
  • In this position you would be scheduled to work 2 -12 hour Night shifts (24 hours/week, considered part time) with start/end times of 7p-7:30a with a holiday and weekend requirement.
  • With at least 24 hours per week this position is benefit eligible.
What is required for this position:
  • Upon hire you must have:
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Verifiable work experience.
  • Health care-related work experience is preferred.
  • Within 30 days of hire you must have:
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification required.
(If you do not have it, CRH provides training and time to acquire certification after employment.)
  • This position requires regular standing, is frequently required to walk and push or pull, occasionally required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk or hear, and taste or smell. This position must frequently life and/or move greater than 50 lbs.

Columbus Regional Health