In accordance with professional nursing standards, skillfully administers total patient care based on individualized needs of assigned patients and families.
The Patient Care Technician will:
* Assists in the Triage admission, transfer and discharge of patients. * Monitors basic physiological parameters.
* Participates in planning and evaluation of patient care by communication of all information pertinent to patient's status.
* Provides direct patient care in accordance with the Plan of Care as appropriate to the ages of the patients served including growth and development through the life cycle factors (Neonates, Pediatrics, Adolescents, Adults and Geriatrics) and an understanding of the range of treatment needed by these patients.
* Is knowledgeable of emergency procedures.
* Provides for patient hygiene, comfort and safety.
* Reports all necessary information and/or unusual occurrences of an urgent nature as they develop.
Associated topics: acute, care assistant, certified residential medication aide, clinical, crma, home health, labor delivery, maternity, pcs, stp
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