May 23, 2020

Patient Care Tech/ Behavioral Health

  • Ardent Health Services
  • Albuquerque, NM, USA

Job Description

Job Description

BPTW

Patient Care Tech/PCT, Behavioral Health, Full-Time job, Days, Albuquerque, NM

We are looking for a Patient Care Tech to join our
Behavioral Health team in Albuquerque, NM.

This full-time job is located at Lovelace Medical Center
, an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.

Patient Care Tech Job Responsibilities:

  • The Patient Care Tech performs all duties of the Patient Care Tech as defined by department competencies.
  • Greets patients and escorts them to the exam room. Weighs patients, takes vital signs and patient history, and documents chief complaint.
  • Prepares exam room for next patient and assures supplies are available for exam; may schedule appointments and obtains referral when necessary.
  • Maintains safety practices according to hospital policy to ensure safe delivery of patient care.

Patient Care Tech Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Current BLS
  • Completion of a Medical Assistant, Nurse Tech, or Certified Nursing Assistant program desired
  • Experience in Phlebotomy or completion of a Phlebotomy course is preferred
  • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred
  • Desired experience in a healthcare setting

Why Lovelace?

  • Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017, 2018 & 2019.
  • Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016
  • Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016
  • Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

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