Ascension Health Patient Care Tech - Unit Secretary - Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Destin, Florida

Job ID: 249726

Patient Care Tech - Unit Secretary - Intensive Care Unit (ICU)

Destin, Florida


Additional Job Information

Title: Pt Care Tech/Unit Secretary

City, State: Destin,FL

Location: SHH Emerald Coast

Department: Intensive Care Unit

Additional Job Details: Part-Time,Rotating, 24 hours,Weekly

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Pt Care Tech/Unit Secretary assists with basic patient care activities and performs administrative and clerical duties in support of an assigned clinical area.


  • Assists with procedures and/or patient with tending to personal care, activities of daily living and/or transfers/transport.

  • Communicates with patients, families, physicians and other healthcare team members in person, telephone, and/or email. May receive and screen visitors and telephone calls, and handles general inquiries. Files, distributes mail and performs other clerical duties as assigned.

  • Types various reports and documents for unit staff. Photocopies and distributes and/or files as necessary. May transcribe physicians' orders subject to the approval of a licensed nurse.

  • Assists with the maintenance of supplies and equipment. May assist with keeping patient rooms clean and orderly.

  • Participates in performance improvement initiatives as appropriate

  • Performs other duties as assigned.



  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.


  • HS or Equivalent

  • High School or Equivalent required.

  • Nursing student who has completed Nursing 101 or a Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, Military Corpsman, EMT/Paramedic or a certificate of completion from a Patient Care Technician program required.

  • One year of experience working in a hospital setting as a Patient Care Technician, CNA, Nurse Tech may be considered in lieu of completing an official medical program.

Work Experience:

  • One year of experience in a clinical role preferred.

  • Previous hospital experience preferred.

  • One year of experience working as a Patient Care Tech or Unit Secretary is required to work PRN unless associate is currently enrolled in a recognized nursing program and have successfully completed Nursing 101 they may have less than one year general experience.

How To Apply

If you are interested in joining the Sacred Heart Health System Team, please apply by completing an online application.

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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