Providence Health & Services Pediatric Care Technician - Pediatric Surgery in Portland, Oregon
Providence is calling a Pediatric Care Technician to its Pediatric Surgery Team at Providence St Vincent Medical Center in Portland, OR. This is a part-time, day shift position. We are offering 2, 12 hour shifts Mon-Fri each week. We are seeking applicants who are currently, or have recently worked in a surgical environment.
In this position, you will:
Be a member of the children's service line.
Support the pediatric anesthesiologist's, intensivist's, Medical Doctor's (MD), Registered Nurse's (RN), Respiratory Therapist's (RT) and other team members as needed.
Perform duties that may include helping with airway support, line placements and other procedures.
Be responsible to coordinate supplies and equipment for pediatric patients in pediatric inpatient, PICU, pediatric surgery, NICU, and other units as needed such as children's ER.
Monitor functioning, inventory and education on usage and storage.
Required qualifications for this position include:
High school diploma or equivalent
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) at time of hire
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) for Health Care Provider certification within 6 months of hire
2 years of current experience as an Operating Room (OR) or Emergency Room (ER) Technician, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Perioperative Aide or equivalent experience
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
- Anesthesia Certification
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The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
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Job Category: Other Healthcare Support
Req ID: 236840