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Providence Health & Services Post Anesthesia Care Technician - Post Anesthesia Care Unit in Anchorage, Alaska

Description:

Providence is calling Post Anesthesia Care Technician (Post Anesthesia Care Unit, Variable Shift, 1.0 FTE) to Providence Alaska Medical Center in Anchorage, Alaska. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Provide patient care support by performing tasks that assist in the care and treatment of patients with illness or injuries, taking into account the patient’s physical and age-related needs.

  • Assist patients with activities of daily living and selective procedures.

  • Collaborate with team members to coordinate unit activities and flow of information between teams and other entities.

  • Communicate effectively with the RN or other caregivers regarding patient issues, family issues, MD issues, and equipment.

  • Record vital signs, and watches patient monitoring equipment alarms/signals.

  • Assist in the patient admitting, transfer, and discharge procedure.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Completion of Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) program or 6 months of health care experience

  • Administrative experience in a healthcare setting

About Providence Alaska Medical Center

Providence Health & Services Alaska is among nation’s best employers for healthy lifestyles! The National Business Group on Health, a non-profit association of large U.S. employers, has honored Providence Alaska for its commitment and dedication to promoting a healthy workplace and encouraging our caregivers (employees) and families to support and maintain healthy lifestyles. Mountain-Pacific Quality Health has awarded Providence Alaska Medical Center with its Quality Achievement Award for high-quality care in the areas of heart attack, heart failure, pneumonia and surgical infection prevention. This is the highest honor awarded by Mountain-Pacific.

As the state’s largest hospital, Providence Alaska Medical Center provides full-service, comprehensive care to all Alaskans, a role unmatched by any other in the state. Within our community, you will find top notch ski resorts, kayaking, and wildlife. Enjoying the outdoors is just one of many reasons to live in and explore Alaska!

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Certified Nursing Assistant

Location: Alaska-Anchorage

Req ID: 259797

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