UnityPoint Health Patient Care Technician-N4 Cardiology-Methodist in Des Moines, Iowa
North 4 is a 23 bed nursing unit with telemetry cardiac monitoring capability for all patient beds. The nursing skill mix is 65% Registered nurse/35% patient care technician. The patient population on North 4 is cardiac medical. The major patient diagnoses includes: heart failure, pre/post cardiac catherization, cardiac diagnostic and intervention, myocardial infarction and medical overflow.
Performs patient care and treatments under supervision of a RN. Provides and documents care including, but not limited to, activities of daily living, mobility, specimen collection and respiratory support activities as directed by the RN. Possess the ability to lift, move, position and transport patients. Demonstrates the ability to meet the department work schedule. Demonstrates initiative to improve quality of care, patient and employee safety, and customer service.
HS diploma or equivalent. Minimum of 120 hour CNA certification required, or completion of at least one clinical rotation of an accredited nursing program. Indicate on your application which CNA certification you possess (120 hour or 150 hour) and/or that you have completed the appropriate nursing program clinical rotation. Only applications with this information indicated will be considered. Dept of Labor Level III (Medium) Work. Candidates must successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment strength and agility test at Medium Level of Work.
Requisition ID: 2018-49672
Street: 1200 Pleasant St
Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines
Posting Minimum: USD $12.94/Hr.
Name: Cardiology N4- Meth
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.4
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: nights, 8 and or 12 hours shifts, every third weekend, holiday rotation
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org