Patient Care Technician- Acute Care (PRN Hours; Variable Shifts)
Company: The University of Kansas Hospital
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Patient Care Technician- Acute Care (PRN Hours; Variable
Hays Medical Center
Position Summary / Career Interest:
Under the direction and supervision of the department's
management and RN, the PCT assists the nurse in providing quality
patient care to patients.
Collects initial and on-going data as delegated in regards to
the health status of the patient based on chart documentation.
Follows an individualized plan of care that promotes positive
immediate and long-term outcomes for the patient/family and
reflects the plan of the entire health care team.
Carries out interventions safely and in compliance with policy
to facilitate achievement of expected outcomes as delegated.
Accurately documents patient response to intervention /therapy
based upon expected outcomes.
- Carries out delegated patient care activities and communicates
with other members of the healthcare team as evidenced by positive
Successful completion of a nurse assistant training program
knowledge of general nursing assistant functions
Current nursing assistant certification in the State of
BLS certification required or must complete BLS certification
with in the first two weeks of employment
- Additional certification may be required for certain patient
care settings or populations.
HIPAA: This position will have access to the following Protected
Health Information in order to carry out the duties related to
their position at Hays Medical Center based on the following
Primary - required (routine) to do the job
Secondary - required for the job, but mostly be exception
None - no approved access
Description of Information Level
Patient Demographic Information (information used to identify a
person): Name, Date of Birth, Address, Race, Marital Status,
- Clinical Information (information that describes a patient's
health status): Diagnosis, Reports/Medical Notes, Test Results,
Problem List, Procedures, History and Physical
Financial Information/Insurance (information related to
insurance, billing and payment): Billing Information, Payer Name,
Payer ID, Account Balances, Plan Elements Covered, Payment
Information, Payment Rates
- Coding Information (clinical information that is in (alpha)
numeric format): ICD-9 Codes, Rev Codes, CPT Codes
Initial and Ongoing training in dealing with infection control.
Trainings could include but are not limited to, blood borne
pathogens, bodily fluids and bio hazardous materials as it applies
to your daily work environment.
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