• Main Line Health
  • Philadelphia , PA
  • Miscellaneous
  • Full-Time
  • 1103 Market St

Position: Patient Care Tech (PCT)

Entity: Lankenau Medical Center

Department: CTICU

Shift: 3 out of 4 Weekend Program Nights (7:00p-7:30a)

Salary Grade: 816

Lankenau Medical Center, a 331-bed not-for-profit acute care teaching hospital and medical center, is conveniently located in Wynnewood, PA, just outside the western city limits of Philadelphia, on a magnificent 93-acre campus including its own farm. Lankenau has been recognized by Truven Health Analytics as one of the nation's 100 Top Hospitals for excellence in patient outcomes, patient safety and patient satisfaction. U.S. News & World Report ranked Lankenau as one of the Top 5 hospitals in the Philadelphia region and one of the Top 10 hospitals in Pennsylvania. The Hospital has received Magnet? designation by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the nation's highest award for recognizing excellence in nursing care.

Lankenau is a Level II Trauma Center and in 2013, opened the Heart Pavilion, a world-class facility for cardiac care. We have made it our mission to provide patients with a superior patient experience. This translates to the consistent delivery of safe, high quality clinical care in the absence of preventable harm.

The Cardiothoracic Intensive Care Unit (CTICU) is a 16-bed critical care unit on 2-Pavilion of the Lankenau Heart Institute at Lankenau Medical Center of Main Line Health. Our cardiothoracic surgery department combines cutting-edge techniques with a multidisciplinary team approach, with our cardiothoracic surgeons, Intensivists, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, and exceptional nursing staff collaborating to provide unparalleled patient care.

The Patient Care Technician works in a structured environment under the supervision of a Licensed Nurse. The Patient Care Technician performs specific nursing-related and procedural duties in providing for the personal care and comfort of patients. The Patient Care Technician utilizes knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span of the patients to whom they provide care. The Patient Care Technician engages in clinical, departmental and shared decision-making initiatives, resulting in a culture of safety and a superior patient experience.

Education

Graduation from high school; some college preferred

Licensures & Certifications:

Nursing Aid Certification required to work in the TCC BLS Healthcare Provider preferred on hire / required prior to completion of unit orientation.

Experience:

Previous experience in delivery of patient services preferred. Phlebotomy experience preferred.

We offer an extremely competitive compensation package including Paid-Time Off, health/dental/vision/prescription coverage, wellness programs, retirement plans, competitive shift differentials, and extensive continuing education support.

Applicants must certify that they have not used tobacco products or nicotine in any form in the 90-days prior to applying to Main Line Health. This will be verified during pre-employment testing.

We are an equal opportunity employer.

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* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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