The primary purpose of the Patient Care Technician (Certified) position is to be responsible for the
delivery of safe, quality patient/family focused care and services under the direction of a Professional Registered Nurse. The Patient Care
Technician (Certified) is a member of a designated care team and collaborates with team members in achieving goals. Patient care is
provided congruent with the patient/family developmental stage and cultural expectations.
The competent practice of the Patient Care Technician is evidenced by patient/family goal achievement, patient safety, patient/family
satisfaction, and care and services that are thoroughly documented as dictated by policy and procedure. The Patient Care Technician
(Certified) conducts her/himself according to the behavioral expectations articulated for this role
Certified as a Patient Care Technician by National Healthcareer Association (NHA) or National Center for Competency Testing (NCCT) or
equivalent. Ability to read and write English. Ability to lift/move patients with or without reasonable accommodations. Effective
interpersonal skills. Ability to organize the activities of multiple patients. High School graduate or equivalent. CPR/BLS Certified. Required
skills include phlebotomy, EKG and any other skills and abilities needed.
University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit www.uhnj.org/hrweb.