Patient Care Tech
Olathe Health System - Olathe, KS

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Olathe Health System, Inc. is looking for dedicated and caring professionals to join our system! If you enjoy an environment of team oriented patient care and an excellent staff of co-workers, you have found the right place! Olathe Medical Center, Inc, a 300-bed general acute care facility is currently looking for a Patient Care Tech professional to join our team.

If you are committed to helping improve the health of our communities in an environment of trust and collaboration, you are welcome to apply online:

EOE (Equal Opportunity Employer)

Position Description:
Under the direct supervision of a Nurse, the Patient Care Tech (Inpatient) is cross-trained in the role of Unit Secretary and Nursing Assistant/Nurse Tech. Based on the needs of the department, responsibilities are a combination of providing direct patient care and technical assistance to the nurse and performing a variety of computer, clerical, scheduling and supply functions necessary for the operation of the unit. The Patient Care Tech (Inpatient) must have excellent communication skills. It is imperative that they are able to communicate effectively using tact and sensitivity. He/she must be self motivated and able to work and make decisions with limited supervision , keeping others appropriately informed. It is important to have a strong knowledge of emergency procedures and be able to stay calm in stressful situations. The Patient Care Tech (Inpatient) practices within the organizational/departmental policies and procedures.

Position Requirements:
High School or GED required

Previous Healthcare Experience preferred

Knowledge, Skills:
Ability to Multi Task and Prioritize, Analytical, Medical Terminology, Organizational and
Verbal Communication skills required

License, Registration and/or Certification (if applicable):
Kansas Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)/Patient Care Assistant (PCA) OR student in a pre-nursing program with documentation confirming basic CNA/PCA skills upon Hire

Healthcare Provider CPR – (American Heart Association ONLY) upon Hire

About this company
Since the Olathe Health System, Inc. was founded in 1948 as the Olathe Health Foundation, it has established regional stature in the areas...