Patient Care Technician (PCT)
Posted on: June 10, 2021
We Are Hiring:
Patient Care Tech
Ascension St. Thomas Rutherford
Ascension St.Thomas Rutherford is doing something that has never
been done before - creating a new model for our caregivers.
We invite you to start something new and join a groundbreaking care
team in Murfreesboro, Tennessee!
Within this new model, Patient Care Technicians (PCT) will have the
opportunity to be fully integrated into the care plans of our
patients. If you have a true passion for healthcare and want to
advance through the field of patient care, this is the opportunity
What You Will Do:
Why Join Ascension?
At Ascension, we are creating the Caregiver Model of the Future,
that focuses on improved care, team communication, and openness. We
want to provide our associates with the support you need to
re-energize and engage in your passion, so you can experience the
joy of caring for your patients.
Some great perks include:
benefits package including: access to socially just benefits/Health
Benefits Subsidy, wellness reward money, tuition reimbursement,
Childcare/Daycare savings accounts (FSA), and adoption
- We firmly
believe in work-life balance which includes generous PTO. When we
say generous, we mean it.
- As an
Associate working in the Caregiver Model, you are eligible to
receive a quarterly incentive based on unit performance on key
metrics. The incentive plan will have a quarterly measurement
period, effective the following month in which a new quarter begins
and will be paid according to the incentive
What You Will Do
In this new model, you will perform basic clinical and non-clinical
patient care activities in partnership with an entire
interdisciplinary team in our brand-new innovation unit. This
unit features a newly designed floor plan to help you work more
effectively and in collaboration with other caregivers. You will be
encouraged to take hold of the care you provide. We will encourage
associate feedback and find ways to improve and influence the
processes encountered every day - ultimately leading to
providing better patient care.
We are looking for the best of the best in patient care, so while
you do not have to have any advanced certifications, experience as
an EMT, CMA, Paramedic or other patient care certification or
experiences are highly valued. In this role, you will function
collaboratively with interdisciplinary team (physician, APP, case
manager, pharmacists) to provide superior patient centered care.
You will serve as a valued member of the Interdisciplinary team,
rounding with team members, and participating in the holistic care
of the patient.
This new model will have a significant impact on healthcare not
only through our national organization but ultimately reshaping the
healthcare model for all.
What You Will Need:
Aid with entry and exit of patients.
Assist patients with tending to personal care and activities of
Report findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional
conditions to nursing staff.
Responsible for keeping patient rooms clean and orderly as well as
maintaining medical equipment.
Licensure / Certification /
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date
- Nurse Aide credential preferred.
- High school diploma or GED required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
of the largest health systems in the state, we offer rewarding
careers across eight hospitals, in addition to a comprehensive
network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics
and rehabilitation facilities. We employ more than 8,000 associates
and serve a 68-county area. As we continue to grow, we need
compassionate caregivers to join us on our journey and to help
influence care across our hospitals. We provide our associates with
the support needed to re-energize, engage and experience the joy of
caring for our patients. If you are looking for a rewarding career
in healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team
Ascension Saint Thomas is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all
associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical
or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other
legally protected status.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
EEO is the Law Poster Supplement
Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to
individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information
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