Patient Care Tech Emergency Department

Patient Care Tech Emergency Department job in Albuquerque, NM

Shift: Variable
Schedule: Full - Time Regular


Patient Care Tech, Emergency Department, Full-Time job, Variable Hours

We are looking for a Patient Care Tech to join our Emergency Department team in Albuquerque, NM.

This Full-Time job is located at Lovelace Medical Center   ,  in the heart of Albuquerque, is an acute care hospital providing comprehensive care, including around-the-clock emergency care, surgical services, non-invasive robotic spine surgery, cardiology, stroke care, radiology and oncology services, including the state’s only Gamma Knife Center for non-invasive radiologic brain surgery.

  Patient Care Tech Job Responsibilities:  

  •   The Patient Care Tech performs all duties of the Patient Care Tech as defined by department competencies. 
  • Greets patients and escorts them to the exam room. Weighs patients, takes vital signs and patient history, and documents chief complaint.
  • Prepares exam room for next patient and assures supplies are available for exam; may schedule appointments and obtains referral when necessary.
  • Maintains safety practices according to hospital policy to ensure safe delivery of patient care.

Patient Care Tech Education and Experience Requirements:

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent.
  •   Current BLS
  • Completion of a Medical Assistant, Nurse Tech, or Certified Nursing Assistant program desired
  • Experience in Phlebotomy or completion of a Phlebotomy course is preferred
  • Knowledge of medical terminology preferred
  • Desired experience in a healthcare setting

  Why Lovelace? 

  •   Modern Healthcare’s Best Places to Work, 2017, 2018 & 2019. 
  •   Midas+ Platinum Quality Award, 2016  
  •     Truven Top 15 Health System, 2016  
  •     Recognized by Healthgrades for quality achievements in best specialty, cardiac, orthopedics, neurosciences, pulmonary, vascular and gastrointestinal categories.   

    Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID: 16158

Department / Location

Emergency Department
Lovelace Medical Center - Albuquerque, NM