AMITA Health Careers
Job ID: 423905

PCT-Certified Patient Care Technician - Float - PRN DAY shift

Chicago, Illinois

Regular / Day

We Are Hiring

AMITA Health, St. Mary's of Nazareth, Chicago, IL is looking for a compassionate and energetic P tient Care Technician (PCT) or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) for our Float department.

PRN, Day (4 dayshifts per month plus 1 weekend , 1 winter holiday and 1 summer holiday)

 

This CNA role is eligible for a $1,000 sign-on bonus, provided you successfully complete all pre-employment requirements subject to the terms and conditions of the offer.  Former associates of six months or less are not eligible.

Why Join AMITA Health?

AMITA Health (www.AMITAhealth.org) is a joint operating company formed by the Adventist Health System in Altamonte Springs, FL and St. Louis, MO based Ascension.

AMITA Health is the largest health system in Illinois, comprising 19 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care.  The health system has 900 providers in its medical groups, more than 26,000 associates and 7,000 physician partners and serves over 4.3 million residents in the greater Chicagoland area.

What You Will Do

As a Patient Care Technician with AMITA Health, you will have the opportunity to make a positive impact in the lives of our patients. You will support the nursing staff in nearly every aspect of patient care and play a significant role in our patient's day to day experience within our Float Unit.

Responsibilities:

  • Aids with movement and placement of patients.
  • Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.
  • Reports findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff.
  • Documents necessary records.
  • Keeps patient rooms clean, orderly, and maintains medical equipment.

What You Will Need

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • One or more of the following:
      • Emergency Medical Tech credentialed from the Illinois Board Of Division of Emergency Medical Services and Highway Safety obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Intermediate or Advanced also acceptable.
      • Practical/Vocational Nurse credentialed from the Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
      • Nurse Aide credentialed from the Illinois Department of Public Health obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Nursing student who has completed one semester of medical surgical nursing is also acceptable.

Education:

  • High school diploma or GED required

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

AMITA Health will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.