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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.