Job Description

Location:Southwestern Regional Medical Center
Region:Tulsa, OK
Department:203015 2nd Floor Nursing-PCT
Employment Status:Full time
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Position ID:24731
Job Function:Nursing/Patient Care

Description

Patient Care Technician - Inpatient Oncology

We Fight Cancer: Care That Never Quits®

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) delivers an extraordinary patient experience we call Patient Empowered Care®. We deliver state-of-the-art, high quality care through an integrative model where a team of experts puts patients at the center of their own care. Every day, you will help patients win the fight against cancer. Every day is challenging and rewarding beyond your imagination.

A Culture of Teamwork, Empowerment & Development

CTCA provides Stakeholders with exceptional support and easy access to a wide range of tools and resources they need to bring the best of themselves, every day. Our benefits, wellness, and compensation programs lead the market. Imagine access to your own personal health coach! We also provide extensive training and career development opportunities that encourage professional and personal growth—it is a point of pride. We empower our Stakeholders to deliver the highest standard of care, which we call the Mother Standard®.

Position Overview

To support the licensed nurses by assuming responsibility for direct and indirect patient care in an effort to provide optimum patient outcomes. He/she assists with activities of daily living, personal care, comfort measures, maintenance of a safe and clean environment, and certain tests/procedures done to a specific patient population under the direction of the licensed nurse.

Key Position Qualifications

  • High School graduate or equivalent required.
  • Six months prior experience as a Nurse Aide in a hospital environment or completion of a Nurse Aide training program required (second year nursing student would qualify).
  • PCT certification or CNA license desirable.
  • Current BLS required.
  • Must demonstrate competency in current caregiver practices (unit and age specific), data collection practices (vital signs, intake and output, etc), infection control guidelines including proper use of personal protective equipment and isolation classifications.
  • Basic computer skills required.
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills to deliver direct and indirect patient care and interact with other members of the healthcare team.
  • Identifies changes in patient condition and reports changes to licensed nurse.
  • Prioritizes and provides bedside patient care based on the plan of care developed by the Registered Nurse and the requests of the patient.

The Best Place to Work

We call ourselves Stakeholders because we all have a stake in the care and success of every patient. Today, CTCA Stakeholders deliver healing and hope to patients fighting complex and advanced cancer in Atlanta, GA, Chicago, IL, Philadelphia, PA, Phoenix, AZ and Tulsa, OK. Each of our hospitals, and corporate entities, earned a Best Place to Work distinction and receives numerous accreditations that celebrate our culture of clinical quality, innovation, high performance and wellness.

Beyond The Resume, What We Look For

We select people with talent—people who value working with others and thrive in an environment of continuous improvement. We are creative and resourceful problem solvers. We are inventors and innovators. As a CTCA Stakeholder, you make the difference in the life of a patient.

Do you see yourself working with a passionate team in a dynamic, high growth environment? Visit www.cancercenter.com/careers to begin your journey

Candidates: Please be advised that effective February 10, 2015, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Inc., is moving to a new attraction and selection methodology for evaluating candidates for hire. Candidates under consideration at the time the new attraction and selection methodology takes effect will be invited (via e-mail) to complete components of the new methodology applicable to the position for which such candidates are under consideration. The failure of a candidate to complete the requested components of the new attraction and selection methodology will delay further consideration of such candidate for employment, and may result in that candidate’s originally submitted application being rejected and receiving no further consideration for hire. The request that a candidate complete necessary components of the new methodology is not and must not be construed as an offer of employment. Completing the required components of the new methodology shall not entitle the candidate to any right other than the right to be further considered for employment with Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Inc.