Wexford Health’s Quality Management and Corporate Compliance department is made up of certified clinical auditors, licensed nurses and other industry experts who focus on quality improvement/assurance, accreditation and clinical training.
Wexford Health Sources, one of the nation's leading innovative correctional health care company, provides clients with experienced management and technologically advanced services, combined with programs that control costs while ensuring quality. For nearly two decades, Wexford Health has consistently delivered proven staffing expertise and a full range of medical, behavioral health, pharmacy, utilization management, provider contracting, claims processing, and quality management services.
At Wexford Health our philosophy is that health care should not be considered a luxury for anyone. We simply care for those in need and the corrections environment is our venue.
Wexford Health has an exceptional opportunity for a Patient Care Technician to join our team of healthcare professionals at Westmoreland County Prison in Greensburg, PA.
We’re proud to offer a competitive benefits package including:
The Patient Care Technicianis responsible for assisting in the delivery of patient care under the supervision on a licensed medical professional. The Patient Care Technicianhelps the nurse meet the needs of the patient while adhering to professional standards, county policies, organizational policies and procedures, federal, state and local requirements and NCCHC standards.
The duties and responsibilities outlined herein are for payroll purposes only; employees may be assigned other duties as required.
Standard medical setting within a correctional facility, which includes daily interfacing with offenders/patients, correctional staff, and health care personnel. Temperature extremes may be encountered while moving throughout the facility outdoors and indoors in buildings without air conditioning.
EDUCATION: Graduate of accredited Certified Nurse Aide, Certified Medical Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician training program
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: One (1) year clinical experience