At The MedicalCenter of Aurora and Centennial Medical Plaza patients are our firstpriority. We take extreme measures to ensure high quality, safe care in themost comfortable setting possible. The Medical Center of Aurora isMetro Denver's first community hospital to earn two-time Magnet Recognition fornursing excellence by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), is a346-bed acute care hospital in Aurora, CO. The Medical Center of Aurora iscomprised of six campus in Aurora and Centennial, CO, including the MainCampus, North Campus (Behavioral Health and Wellness Center), CentennialMedical Plaza, Saddle Rock ER, Spalding Rehabilitation Hospital, SpaldingRehabilitation at P/SL and a medical office building at Green Valley Ranch. The main campus is a level II trauma Facility with Primary StrokeCertification and Chest Pain Certification accreditation, serving theeastern metro area and I-70 corridor.
Highlights about TheMedical Center of Aurora:
Metro Denver's first community hospital to earn Magnet Recognition for nursing excellence.
Primary Stroke Certification (The Medical Center of Aurora).
Two accredited Chest Pain Centers (Main Campus and Centennial Medical Plaza).
Ranked the #4 hospital in the Denver metro area and the #4 hospital in Colorado in U.S. News & World Report's 2014-15 Best Hospital Rankings.
Level II Trauma Center at our Main Campus.
Level III NICU at our Main Campus.
Emergency Nurses Association Lantern Award Recipient for 2013-2016.
State-of-the-art Heart Care Tower on Main Campus.
Community Hospital Cancer Program accreditation from American College of Surgeons' Commission on Cancer.
NAPBC-accredited Breast Cancer Care Center.
Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children affiliation.
Affiliate of HealthONE, Denver’s largest healthcare system
We offer you agenerous benefits package including:
• Tuition Reimbursement & Student LoanRepayment
• Certification Bonus and Voucher system
• Dependent Scholarship
• 401k (3%-9% match based on tenure)
• Employee Stock Purchase Plan
• Full Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
• Healthcare and Dependent Care FlexibleSpending Accounts
• Financial Wellness Program with a CFP
This position supports the missionof The Medical Center of Aurora and Centennial Medical Plaza ofoptimizing quality of life of all those served by expanding beyond thetraditional focus on medical needs to the needs of the wholeperson.
The Medical Center of Aurora and CentennialMedical Plaza expects our core values to be reflected in the way every employeeinteracts with co-workers, patients and family members, and with others in thecommunity. The intent of these values is to assure that TMCA/CMPcreates the environment where individuals choose to work, and that patient careservices are of the highest quality.
Position Summary: The Patient Care Tech performs assigned tasks and activities according to skill level and patient needs as assessed by the RN. The Patient Care Tech supports nursing personnel in providing care to patients and assists with providing a safe, quiet, clean, organized environment for healthcare delivery. When the need arises, will perform other duties as assigned by supervisor.
A. Licensure/Certification/Registration: Nursing Assistant Certification or EMT Certification, or must have completed first year at an accredited Nursing program which included a medical/surgical rotation, and BLS-Healthcare provider required. B. C. Education:
D. Experience: Successful completion of an orientation program or equivalent experience. 4 years clinical experience is preferred.
E. Special Qualifications: Knowledge of basic clinical practices, procedures, and standards. Ability to work with others as a team to ensure quality patient care. Basic knowledge of computer systems and good interpersonal skills. Strong critical thinking skills.
Degree of Supervision Required: Involves general guidance and direction by the Patient Care Director, Nurse Manager, Unit Charge Nurse or Staff RN. Employee will be expected to perform most job duties independently and in accordance with established departmental and hospital policies and procedures.
Populations and Ages of Patients Served: This position requires knowledge of growth and developmental needs of patients and families. Personnel in this position must recognize and respond to the behaviors of patients and families in each age category. The employee must be able to demonstrate the special skills required to care for patients and their families according to standards. (The skills and knowledge needed to provide such care may be gained through education, training or experience.)
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