Ascension Health Nursing Assistant- Technician - Patient Care in Binghamton, New York

We Are Hiring

Technician - Patient Care - Oncology Unit 001 - PRN Rotating - Our Lady of Lourdes Mem Hosp - Binghamton, NY

Why Join Ascension?

We'd like to invite you on a journey…to a place where healthcare becomes healthier. Here at Lourdes, we're blessed with a rare combination. We offer some of the latest technology medical science offers. And the kind of compassion every patient needs.

Lourdes continues our 90+ year legacy of serving individuals in our community as part of Ascension, the largest nonprofit health system in the U.S and world’s largest Catholic health system. Ascension Lourdes connects your healthcare through 2,250 doctors, nurses and associates who provide compassionate, personalized care for all from the hospital to the home.

Come join our team.

What You Will Do

As ourPatient CareTechnician every day that you come to work you will improve people’s lives. By providing direct support to the activities and care provided to our patients on 1 Medical, under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Assist with procedures andtreatments ordered by aphysician and/or a Registered Nurse (RN) under scope of Board of Nursing and department rules and regulations.

  • Assist patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.

  • Report findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.

  • Respond to Code Blue and trauma resuscitation calls within the department.

  • Provide training support to other staff members under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Assist with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.

  • Maintain Continual Professional Growth - by remaining current with patient care changes, technology, regulatory emergency mandates and new procedures.

  • Engage in Teamwork – At timesmay be required to float to other units depending on staffing needs.

  • Follow safety standards.

  • Participate in measures to ensure quality improvement within the organization.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • CertifiedBLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within1 Month (30 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

Education & Work Experience:

  • HS or Equivalent

  • High school or high school equivalent required and No experience required.

  • Healthcare experience preferred.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, Our Lady of Lourdes Memorial Hospital (Lourdes) complies with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Lourdes are based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Lourdes does not discriminate based on race, color, religion, gender, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.

Lourdes is an EEO/AA employer: M/F/Disabled/Vet.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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