The TRA Patient Care Technician Per Diem works under the supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Patient Care Technician provides individualized, culture-specific patient care by attending to the personal needs and comfort of patients. Assists the professional or licensed nurse as delegated in tasks requiring less technical skills. Participates in shift and bedside report, performs phlebotomist duty, clerical/reception unit clerk duties as assigned, and assists in promoting an organized, efficient, smoothly functioning unit. Participates and supports regional, facility, department, and unit initiatives.
Program requirements include:
Employees must be willing to work across all Abrazo and Tenet facilities in their respective market.
Employees are required to work a minimum of two (2) total shifts per month, one (1) weekend shift per month and one (1) holiday per year (New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas)
High school diploma or equivalent GED
One year experience in acute care setting as nursing assistant, certified CNA or nurse extern (completed block one/first year of nursing school). Must be able to complete blood draws independently.
CPR ï¿½ required
CNA certification - required
Patient Care Assistant Program; EKG training in selected units - required
Excellent customer service skills; basic computer skills; high level of attention to detail. Strong interpersonal and communication skills to interact positively and effectively with patients, visitors and health care team members. Knowledge of patient rights, medical terminology, aseptic/sterile technique and infection control best practices. Ability to work under deadlines.
Job: Nursing Assistants and PCA
Primary Location: Phoenix, Arizona
Facility: Abrazo Region
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Rotate
Employment practices will not be influenced or affected by an applicantâ��s or employeeâ��s race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran status or any other legally protected status. Tenet will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities unless doing so would result in an undue hardship.
Internal Number: 1905003979
About Abrazo Region
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.