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HOSPITAL CORPORATION OF AMERICA Nursing Assistant Telemetry Unit in Independence, Missouri

DESCRIPTION SHIFT: Days rotating weekendsSCHEDULE: Full-time Do you have the career opportunities as a Patient Care Technician - CNA you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Centerpoint Medical Center, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, Company . We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At CPMC we off an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include: Paid Personal Leave 401k 100% annual match - 3%-9% of pay based on years of service Identity Theft Protection discounts Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options Adoption Assistance Employee Stock Purchase Program ESPP Great healthcare starts with compassion. Would you like to unlock your potential with a leading healthcare provider dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues? Join the Centerpoint family! We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Patient Care Technician - CNA to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here! A Patient Care Technicians main role is to provide basic care to patients, as well as assist them with things they might have trouble with on their own, such as bathing. Because of the personal nature of the job, a Patient Care Technician - CNA has strong people skills and the ability to be compassionate and enjoy helping others. ABOUT THIS UNIT: * If you like variety, working as a PCT is for you. Each shift will be exciting, different and challenging! * As a hands-on caregiver, you are the one who has the privilege of holding a patient's hand and listening to the person's life story. 36 Bed Cardiac Telemetry Unit Wide variety of monitored patients, Chest Pain, Stroke, COPD, Post Ops, GI, Accelerated Heart Rhythm, respiratory, Drips and more! Step down from PCU and Level II Trauma Center. Strong Team environment, collaborative and supportive, with development for career growth, educator on unit. 10 to 12 Patient Ratio for PCTs RESPONSIBILITIES: The Patient Care Technician PCT delivers high quality, patient-centered care by performing a variety of delegated basic patient care services related to common nursing functions and activities of daily living. Under direct supervision of the Director or Manager, and close direction of a registered nurse, administers patient care and related activities, services and/or procedures to promote the physical and emotional health and personal comfort needs for assigned patients. Delivery of patient care includes data collection, documentation, communication and implementation of patient care interventions in accordance with state Nursing Practice Acts and generic/unit structure standards. The Patient Care Technician - CNA provides care for young adult patients 17 years and up; adult patients between 18 to 64 years; and geriatric patients 65 years and older. QUALIFICATIONS A minimum of a High school diploma or GED required. 1+ years of experience in an acute care setting, Preferred. Missouri Certified Nursing Assistant License required or completion of the Company Pre-Star Tech patient care tech CNA program within 60 days of hire date. BCLS certification required upon hire unless completing the Company Pre-Star Tech program then BCLS required within 60 days of hire date. No experience required - Must be able to attend 3 weeks of training Monday-Friday 8am-5pm if no license The Centerpoint hospital features 285 beds, state-of-the-art equipment and technology, and some of the latest clinical services available to patients. Along with our high-tech services, we also remain focused on providing compassionate care and the best possible customer service for our patients. The award-winning Independence hospital has the area's most-awarded heart program. And with the E