Sutter Health Patient Care Technician- Surgery Center (Fairfield, CA) (Full Time) in Fairfield, California

Description

Sutter Regional Medical Foundation is the Greater Solano and Contra Costa County's largest multi-specialty physician organization. Serving the community for over 50 years, its doctors and other health professionals pride themselves on offering high-quality, compassionate care out of five care centers in Vacaville, Fairfield, Vallejo, Rio Vista, and Antioch California.

The Patient Care Technician is expected to maintain the nursing objectives and standards of care at the level for which she/he is prepared. The patient Care Technician does not directly accept medical orders.

Qualifications

Knowledge of: Working knowledge of office procedures and Completes mandatory classes relative to job responsibilities at the facility as well as meeting continuing educational requirements for certifications.

Ability to: Must be able to receive and give direction and to identify and use proper chain of command.

Experience: Sufficient years of experience in healthcare setting, preferably performing duties comparable to those in an accute care clinic.

Education: Certified Nursing Assistant or Nursing student who has obtained reference letter from faculty after completion of clinical rotation or Equivalent experience in a field of related discipline equal to the time required to obtain CNA certification. Must be at least 18 years of age with a high school diploma or GED equivalency. Strong oral and written communication skills. Current CPR certification.

Other: This position involves patient lifting and moving of stretchers; require standing, stretching, stooping, and bending; proper body mechanics will be utilized to transfer patients or equipment, and the use of hands required fine manipulation.

Primary Location: California, Greater Sacramento Area, Fairfield

Organization: Sutter Medical Foundation - West

Employee Status: Regular

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Non-Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Monday-Friday

Weekend Requirements: None

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.