Patient Care Technician
As a Patient Care Technician at Children’s Health, you will play an important part in helping children get the care they need. You will work with nurses and respiratory therapists to provide safe and compassionate care by assisting in managing the customer service experience.
This is a FULL - TIME position in our Variable Staffing Department at our Dallas location, Children’s Medical Center Dallas. The pay for this position is $23/hr.
Perform basic patient care or other tasks delegated by the registered nurse (RN) within the scope of job duties.
Respond quickly to patient and family needs.
Assist in emergency situations.
May perform other duties as assigned.
Work with Specialized Patients, Patients that are considered High Risk Patients
If you’re a student, you must be enrolled in an accredited nursing education program.
If you’re not a student, at least one year of experience as a certified nursing assistant, an EMT or a medical assistant in a hospital setting is preferred.
Experience with specialized patients( Mental or Behavioral health patients) preferred.
- Required: High school diploma or equivalent
Licenses and Certifications
For non-nursing students: completion of certified nursing assistant training, basic EMT training, paramedic or medical assistant training or the equivalent, including proof of course completion and completion of state or national exam.
American Heart Association Basic Life Support
At Children’s Health, we value the role each team member plays in helping us deliver on our mission of making life better for children. We take pride in providing rich and rewarding career opportunities that enable team members to reach their highest potential.
Since 2009, we have held the ANCC Magnet Designation for nursing excellence. We are nationally ranked in all 10 pediatric specialties by U.S. News & World Report, serve as the primary pediatric teaching facility for University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center and are recognized for quality care in every specialty.
Children’s Health offers opportunities for learning and career development; competitive pay; and a comprehensive benefits program . We promote a diverse and inclusive workplace. Our team members have a voice in their work through surveys, pulses and town halls. And we honor and celebrate our staff with year-round employee appreciation events. We invite you to learn more about Children’s Health.