Sanford Health Patient Care Technician Ambulatory - Family Medicine - 49th & Oxbow Clinic in Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Title: Patient Care Technician Ambulatory | Family Medicine - 49th & Oxbow Clinic | Sioux Falls

City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Department : FAMILY MED - 49TH & OXBOW

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Performs basic patient care services and supports activities within ambulatory services. Patient Care Technicians are multi skilled to provide expanded services under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: height, weight, blood pressure, visual acuity, color vision screening, drug screens, point of care urinalysis and reception/clerical tasks. Patient Care Technicians have knowledge of and utilize appropriate age-related patient care protocols relating to the physical and psychological needs of patients from adolescence through geriatrics. Must be self-motivated, independent and able to work well with team members. Knowledge of medical terminology and medical equipment/supplies preferred. Must be able to work amidst multiple distractions while maintaining excellent interpersonal skills.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

In addition, responsibilities may include (but are not limited to) point of care laboratory testing, EKG testing, providing contributing data to licensed health care professionals during ambulatory patient visits, supply, linen, and medication inventory management, upholding infection prevention principles, assisting with visit planning, and helping to meet the overall needs of ambulatory patients by supporting activities within the ambulatory setting under the supervision of appropriate personnel .Must be passionate about providing exceptional care to patients.Knowledge of medical terminology and medical equipment/supplies preferred but not required.

QUALIFICATIONS

High School diploma or equivalent.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Sioux Falls

State: South Dakota

Job Function: Nursing

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req9108