We Are Hiring:
Patient Care Technician
Progressive Care Unit
Our progressive care unit is expanding! We are a 36 bed unit who
care for a diverse patient population including those diagnosed
with MI, CHF, Stroke, Respiratory Failure, Kidney Failure, and\or
are otherwise acutely ill.
Saint Thomas Rutherford Hospital is the leading healthcare provider
in Rutherford County and we continue to grow our services in order
to meet the healthcare needs of our community. Our mission is to
serve all persons, with special attention to those who are poor and
vulnerable, while improving the health of individuals and
At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our
work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a
comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision,
retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take advantage of
other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or adoption
Strength in our People:At Ascension, we believe our people are our
strength and we invest in them. In addition to the change to have a
positive impact on the people and communities we serve, associates
benefit from significant professional opportunities, career
advancement, and training. We also support work-life balance and
spirituality in the workplace.
You will work side by side with the best nursing staff and
teammates while receiving top notch training to further your
long-term career with our PCU team. Apply today to start your
career at Ascension!
What You Will Do:
Perform basic clinical and non-clinical
patient care activities under supervision.
What You Will Need:
- Aid with movement and placement 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. Document necessary
- Keep patient rooms clean, orderly, and maintain medical
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 150,000
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
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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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