The Patient Care Technician (PCT II) is accountable for supporting nursing and medical staff in patient care. The PCT II coordinates activities in outpatient and procedural areas and facilitates a smooth patient flow. The PCT II is proficient in assisting in patient data collection and performs select screenings and technical functions relevant to area/assignment.
Minimum Qualifications: High School diploma or equivalent, completion of an accredited medical/nursing assistant course. Two (2) years of recent relevant experience in a healthcare facility. Nursing/Medical Assistant or Patient Care Technician II Certification required. Vision and Hearing Certification, as appropriate to specialty area within six (6) months of hire. EKG or Sterilization and/or Phlebotomy competency validation required, as applicable to specialty area within six (6) months of hire.
Special Requirements: Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact), PC, CRT, Medical Terms, Research and Writing/Composing Reports
Bilingual skills preferred.
CRT, Medical Terms and PC. Computer and/or Key Entry Experience
Work Schedule: Weekends, Holidays Flexible and Overtime
Equipment Operated: Minor medical equipment, computer.
Internal Number: 145692
About Harris Health System
The Harris Health System is a fully integrated healthcare system that cares for all residents of Harris County, Texas. We are the first accredited healthcare institution in Harris County to be designated by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Patient-Centered Medical Home, and are one of the largest systems in the country to achieve the quality standard. Our system includes 23 community health centers, five school-based clinics, a dental center and dialysis center, mobile health units, a rehabilitation and specialty hospital and two full-service hospitals.Ben Taub Hospital is a world renowned Level I Trauma Center with 586 licensed acute-care beds and provides a wide range of specialty care outpatient services. Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital is a 328 licensed bed acute-care hospital with a newly expanded Level III trauma center and a distinguished regional center for neonatal intensive care for high-risk deliveries.Harris Health is a teaching system for Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth). We train the next generation of healthcare providers on the latest medical procedures and technological breakthroughs.With... our fully integrated electronic medical records system, we offer patients the convenience and assurance that their medical history is accurate, safe and available when and where it is needed. Our Medical Home designation ensures that we offer a full range of preventive, specialty and acute care services for the entire family.