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Patient Care Tech in Lander, WY at SageWest

Date Posted: 1/24/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

SageWest Healthcare - Riverton

Sign-On Bonus

$500 after 90 days of employment

$250 after 1 year of employment

Under the direction of the RN or physician, the Patient Care Tech/Monitor Tech will be responsible to assist with nursing care of the patient within an assigned care unit. Will provide a variety of patient care, environmental and equipment related services including, but not limited to: cardiac monitoring, assisting with patient care, observing and documenting illness or injury, patient room restocking, room turnover and cleaning equipment.

Performs various duties related to assigned nursing unit in accordance with hospital policies and procedures.

Performs constant surveillance on multiple monitors.

Reviews patient information to determine normal heart rhythm pattern, current pattern, and prior variances.

Observes, monitors and interprets cardiac rhythm trends, detects, listens for alarms, documents and reports any rhythm

chanqes to the RN.

Informs supervisor or nurse of variances to initiate examination of patient.

IV Removal if competent

EKG's

Glucometer checks

Patient transport

Possess the ability to effectively function in a stressful environment.

Job Requirements

CNA License from the Wyoming State Board of Nursing
-OR-
  • LPN License from the Wyoming State board of Nursing or Compact equivalent
    -OR-
  • Current Paramedic or EMT License/Certification
  • Current BLS Certification through American Heart Association
  •  Minimum of 1 year patient care experience in healthcare facility
  • Must successfully complete telemetry exam if performing monitor tech duties

  • Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran