LCMC Health PATIENT CARE TECHNICIAN in Marrero, Louisiana
The Post Partum/GYN Patient Care Technician (PCT) is a member of the Family Birth Place nursing team who, under the direction of the professional nurse, assists in providing basic nursing care. The Post Partum/GYN PCT demonstrates an understanding of infection control principles, patient safety, communication skills and patient rights. Basic nursing care includes recording and reporting patient vital signs according to hospital policy and procedure, providing hygiene and nutritional needs, assisting with activities, ambulation and other selected treatments. The Post Partum/GYN PCT is responsible for unit tasks designated by the professional nurse that ensures the functioning of the unit.