UnityPoint Health Patient Care Technician-3rd Floor Orthopedics-Methodist West in West Des Moines, Iowa
Provides direct care for patients on a 34 bed Orthopaedic unit. Patient population includes primarily total knee replacements and total hip replacements.
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