Texas Health Resources PCT-FT-Ortho/Neuro-Arlington in Arlington, Texas


Texas Health Arlington Memorial seeks to hire a PCT to work full time days 7a(0700) to 7p (1900) on the Ortho/Neuro Unit. This schedule includes rotating weekend and holidays.

The ideal candidate will possess the following qualifications


High School Graduate or GED


Current Texas Certified Nurse’s Aide

Graduate of an approved Hospital specific PCT Training Program (i.e. THFW or Center For Learning Program)

Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)-For Emergency Departments only

Nursing student who has completed fundamentals Military experience with medical training equivalent.


Current American Heart Association BLS training.


Six (6) months hospital experience preferred


Possesses organizational skills to function in a fast paced work environment, positive interpersonal skills, and good verbal and written communication skills.



 Provides assistance to patient according to plan of care.

 Collects patient data, identifies and reports significant findings to nurse.

 Assists in admission/transfer/discharge.

 Provides and Revises patient activities of daily living based on patient/family preferences.

 Performs technical procedures safely and proficiently.

 Takes action to reduce or eliminate patient risk.

 Enters orders into computer or manual system if applicable.

 Documents accurately and appropriately.

 In collaboration/consultation with the nurse, adapts care to reflect patient population.

 In collaboration/consultation with nurse, incorporates cultural/religious needs and beliefs into delivery of care.

 Keeps patient environment clean and maintains safe environment.

 Anticipates patient/family and visitor needs and takes action to meet those needs and rounds as appropriate


 Maintains and enhances patient care skills.

 Seeks assistance and supervision when performing unfamiliar tasks.

 Serves as a patient advocate.

 Complies with personnel policies.

 Communicates per department expectations.

 Recognizes and promptly communicates ethical and legal concerns through established channels of communication.


 Uses CPM philosophy to work in partnership with patients, families, physicians, peers and all other disciplines.

 Demonstrates adaptability and flexibility to changes in schedule and/or workload assignment necessary to meet changing needs of the individual patient or unit.

 Makes new team members feel welcome and offers assistance with orientation of new employees.

 Acceptable use of interpersonal relationship skills and communication with patients, families, co-workers, physicians, all disciplines and other customers.

 Organizes workload and effectively collaborates with nursing to prioritize care.

Entity Information

Texas Health Arlington Memorial Hospital, a 369-bed, full-service medical center, has been serving Arlington and surrounding communities since 1958. Hospital services include emergency medicine, cardiac care, neurosciences, women’s care, orthopedics and an advanced imaging center. Texas Health Arlington Memorial is an accredited Cycle IV Chest Pain Center by the Society of Chest Pain Centers and a Commission on Cancer® accredited facility, with over 1,600 employees, 250 volunteers and 630 physicians on its medical staff. We invite you to join us in furthering your career and our accomplishments and philosophy of excellence.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.