Patient Care Technician
General Summary of Position: Assists in providing direct and indirect patient care according to established procedures. Provides care for the adult and geriatric population under the direction and supervision of an RN. Qualifications: High School Diploma or completion of a certified nursing assistant, medical corpsman program or 6 months equivalent experience in an acute care setting preferred. If a student in an accredited school of professional nursing, must have completed fundamentals of nursing and one clinical rotation and have a CNA license BLS Certification CNA Licensure Primary Duties and Responsibilities: Performs basic, routine and specialized tasks in assigned department, under the supervision of a registered nurse. Maintains a clean, safe, prepared work environment. Assists in the timely collection and accurate reporting of patient data. About MedStar HealthMedStar Health is dedicated to providing the highest quality care for people in Maryland and the Washington, DC, region, while advancing the practice of medicine through education, innovation and research. Our 30,000 associates and 5,400 affiliated physicians work in a variety of settings across our health system, including 10 hospitals and more than 300 community-based locations, the largest visiting nurse association in the region, and highly respected institutes dedicated to research and innovation. As the medical education and clinical partner of Georgetown University for more than 20 years, MedStar is dedicated not only to teaching the next generation of doctors, but also to the continuing education and professional development of our whole team. MedStar Health offers diverse opportunities for career advancement and personal fulfillment.