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UnityPoint Health Patient Care Technician-Clinical Staffing in Des Moines, Iowa

Under the supervision of an RN provides direct patient care. Performs procedures for patients and provides technical services and support. Successful performance contributes to a holistic approach to the delivery of services, improved patient care, and a high level of satisfaction from patients and families. The Internal Resource Team (IRT) provides support and additional resources to nursing units throughout UnityPoint Health—Des Moines during times of vacancy, high acuity, and census variations. The IRT provides support for 17 adult, Medical/Surgical, inpatient nursing units at Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, and Methodist West Hospital.

Assists patients with activities of daily living. Answers patient call lights. Assists with simple procedures as defined in work area Takes and records vital signs and weights. Monitors and records intake and output. Transports patients, equipment, supplies, and specimens including transport of patients with traction. Assists in maintaining a clean, orderly and safe environment.

Must be 18 years old or older. High School diploma or equivalent. Minimum of 75 hour CNA certification required. Indicate on your application which CNA certification you possess (75 hour, 120 hour or 150 hour). Only applications with this information indicated will be considered. Dept of Labor Level III (Medium) Work. Candidates must successfully complete a post-offer, pre-employment strength and agility test at Medium Level of Work.

Preferred: External Candidates need 1 year of acute care experience and Internal Candidates need 6 months of acute care experience.

Requisition ID: 2020-81163

Street: 1200 Pleasant St

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Name: Clinical Staffing

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.6

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: Nights: 7p-7:30a with every 4th weekend - 24 hours/week

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