Work in Iowa Healthcare Jobs

Job Information

UnityPoint Health Patient Care Technician-3W Orthopedics and Med/Surg-Methodist West in West Des Moines, Iowa

Choose a career that matters with UnityPoint Health Des Moines! UnityPoint Health is a family of four hospitals including Iowa Methodist Medical Center, Iowa Lutheran Hospital, Blank Children’s Hospital and Methodist West Hospital. Our team members are the compassionate core of who we are and how we serve our patients and visitors every day to ensure we have the best outcome for every patient every time.

3 West Ortho has been recognized as Blue Distinction for the care we give to our total hip and knee replacement patients. We are a 34-bed unit that specializes in the orthopaedic population. We also have a wide variety of the medical/surgical adult population. We are a smaller hospital with a family atmosphere. Come be a part of our outstanding team we have here on 3 West!

  • Performs patient care and treatments under supervision of a RN. Provides and documents care including, but not limited to, activities of daily living, mobility, specimen collection and respiratory support activities as directed by the RN.

  • Possess the ability to lift, move, position and transport patients.

  • Demonstrates the ability to meet the department work schedule.

  • Demonstrates initiative to improve quality of care, patient and employee safety, and customer service.

  • Must be 18 years old or older.

  • High School diploma or equivalent.

  • Minimum of 75 hour Certified Nursing Aid 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.

Requisition ID: 2021-90703

Street: 1660 60th

Name: 3020 UnityPoint Health Des Moines

Name: Orthopedic 3- West

FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.9

FLSA Status: Non-Exempt

Scheduled Hours/Shift: Nights: 7p-730a with every 3rd weekend and rotating holidays - 36 hours/week

External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org

DirectEmployers