Patient Care Technician (HomeHealth/Hospice)

Company: Regional Health ( Learn More )

General Information
US-SD-Rapid City
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Job Description


Home Plus RC Home Care Services

Scheduled Weekly Hours



Day (United States of America)

Job Summary

Assists the nursing staff in providing efficient, effective and safe
patient care appropriate to the diagnosis and age of patient served. This is based on the
knowledge of growth and development over the life span. The care is provided under the
direction of the nurse in accordance with accepted hospital standards, policies,
unit-specific competencies and the South Dakota Nurse Practice Act.

Job Description

Essential Functions:
● Contributes to the
delivery of patient care in accordance with the patient plan of care, utilizing age specific
growth and development guidelines as delegated by the nurse.
● Contributes to the
permanent documentation of patient data.
● Demonstrates the ability to identify an
emergency situation and initiates appropriate responses.
● Participates in
admission, discharge and transfer process.
● Supports and assists with patient
care activities in collaboration with the nurse/charge nurse.

Additional Requirements


Physical Requirements:
Medium work - Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 30 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.

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