Pella Regional Health Center Perioperative Services Patient Care Tech in Pella, Iowa
Provides patient care activities under the direction of a Perioperative Registered Nurse. Assists patients with activities of daily living, provides for personal care, comfort and assists in the maintenance of a safe and clean environment for patients.
Minimum knowledge, skills, and abilities:
High school graduate or equivalent.
- Need to have completed the C N A class and must take C N A exam/competencies for the State of Iowa within 30 days of hire. May be certified as a medic or Combat Lifesaver (through military duty) or have EMS certification as a base provider. Exception Dialysis Unit.
Completion of Patient Care Technician course through Pella Regional Health Center.
Current BCLS within 3 months after hire date.
Dependent adult abuse training. Mandatory reporter training for child abuse.
Ability to read and communicate effectively in English.
- High degree of empathetic listening, tact and kindness toward others.
Effective verbal and nonverbal communication skills required.
Must work effectively as a member of a team.
Previous acute experience preferred.
Technical and critical thinking skills required to perform duties.
Basic computer knowledge.