We Are Hiring:
Patient Care Technician (PCT)
Ascension Elmbrook Hospital
Step down Progressive Surgical / Ortho
Additional Job Details: .9 FTE /
Hired for 19-0730 and every other holiday
and weekend. Hours are flexible if works for unit needs.
Floor is a 36 bed Progressive Surgical / Ortho Unit.. The nursing
support staff do more than just assisting with the basic patient
care activities. They are the eyes and ears for our nurses
and physicians, reporting findings or changes in physical, mental
and emotional conditions by ensuring accurate and complete
documentation. They assist with procedures ordered by the physician
while supervised by a RN. They assist patients with attending to
personal care, activities of daily living and transfers/transports.
Also assist with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly, among
other duties as assigned.
We are a
Regional Center of Excellence for Bariatrics, Joint
Total Hip and Knee Joint Replacement Certified and AHA Stroke
Our unit is dedicated to our surgical patients and families. We
believe in a strong shared leadership structure led by our
Supervisors and RN Leads. We appreciate staff involvement by
participating in projects, committees and unit decision making.
Additionally, we have a strong work family environment that values
We welcome different levels of experience to join our diverse team
of staff. This group is known to have great team work and knowledge
This unit is led by two-unit Patient Care Supervisors that staff
the unit and work in the office to manage the day to day
How will Ascension benefit you?
- Strength in
At Ascension, we believe our people are our strength and we invest
in them. In addition to the chance to have a positive impact on the
people and communities we serve, associates benefit from
significant professional opportunities, career advancement,
training and competitive wages. We also support work-life balance
and spirituality in the workplace.
At Ascension, we care for the people who are the foundation of our
work to fulfill our mission: our associates. We offer a
comprehensive benefit package inclusive of medical, dental, vision,
retirement, and generous PTO. Associates can also take
advantage of other great benefits like tuition reimbursement or
We know that the development of our associates is key to our
mission of providing the best care possible to those we serve. We
have various in-depth leadership programs to meet you where you are
on your career journey.
What You Will Do:
- Culture of
We encourage diversity of talent and thought; while offering the
support of a multidisciplinary team. We work to build teams that
respect each other. A team that respects each other feels good. We
are on a mission to help people feel good, patients and associates.
The staff start each shift with a Shift Huddle, then Bedside
Report. Followed by Hourly Rounds. These best practices help to
ensure high patient satisfaction. The Nursing staff work with
multidisciplinary team which includes: Hospitalists, Case Managers,
Social Workers, Pharmacists, Cardiac Rehab Nurses, OT, PT, Speech
Therapy, and Chaplains. Our team works together to meet the
patient’s needs through Multidisciplinary Rounds each week
Perform basic clinical and non-clinical
patient care activities under supervision in assigned area.
What You Will Need:
- Aid with entry and exit of patients.
- Assist patients with tending to personal care and activities of
- Report findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional
conditions to nursing staff.
- Document necessary records
- Responsible for keeping patient rooms clean and orderly as well
as maintaining medical equipment.
- BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association
(AHA) obtained within 2 Months (60 days) of hire date or job
transfer date required.
- Nurse Aide credentialed from the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry
obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required. CNA
certification on the Wisconsin Nurse Aide Registry with eligibility
to work within a hospital setting required.
- High school diploma or GED required.
- Experience preferred but not required.
No additional preferences.
Why Join Our Team:
For over 170 years,
Ascension Wisconsin has been providing rewarding career
opportunities at 20 hospital campuses and more than 100 related
healthcare facilities from Racine to Eagle River. Nearly 20,000
Ascension Wisconsin associates currently serve in four locations
throughout Wisconsin — Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, Ministry
Healthcare, Columbia St. Mary's, and Affinity Healthcare. We
provide generous paid time off for work-life balance, a
collaborative work environment, professional development
opportunities, and more to help our associates flourish personally
and professionally. If you are looking for a rewarding career in
healthcare, we invite you to apply today.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:
When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 160,000
individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving
others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our
inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches
and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools
that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In
fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance
alone to support associate growth and development. If you are
looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in
your community, we invite you to join our team
Ascension Wisconsin is an equal
opportunity employer (EEO) and affords equal opportunity to all
associates and applicants without regard to race, color, religion,
national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical
or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other
legally protected status.
For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the
following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:
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individuals who have applied for a position using our official
application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of
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