Responsible for assisting the Registered Nurse (RN) and /or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) with direct and indirect patient care activities. The PCT will utilize communication and documentation skills listed in the PTC Core Competency Inventory, and collaboration with RN’s, LPN’s and other team members to fulfill performance requirements. They assist patients with daily living (ADL’s), personal care and comfort measures, as well as assist with certain tests/procedures under the direction and supervision of a RN.
- High School Graduate or equivalent required
- Must have current CPR/BLS certificate
- Registered CNA preferred
- Minimum of one year recent experience on a medical/surgical or skilled nursing unit or in a nursing program