Patient Care Technician


Avera Merrill Pioneer Hospital, Rock Rapids, IA

Med Surg Unit

Part Time

Day/Night Shift

Varied Shifts; 48hrs/2wks

JOB SUMMARY: Performs clerical, receptionist and communication duties on the patient-care unit.  Performs bedside, physical care for patients, provides for patient hygiene and comfort.  Performs duties including assisting in the care, treatment and observation of the ill and/or injured as well as prepares rooms and equipment for use and keeps work areas clean and orderly.



·         Less than high school education; up to one month related experience or training or an equivalent combination of education and experience required.

·         Due to the operation of certain power equipment, the legal minimum age for this job is 18 years.

·         Completion of the Child Abuse & Dependent Adult Abuse courses for Iowa Mandatory Reporters within 90 days of employment and every 3 years thereafter.