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Patient Care Tech-PCT Open Heart Stepdown - Part Time Days & Nights

Indianapolis, Indiana
Job Type
2 Sep 2022
We Are Hiring:

The calling of the Cardiovascular Care  PCT 


As a Cardiac Care PCT, your calling is to treat medical and surgical cardiac patients (primarily post op focus). You have a desire to be challenged and excel in intense, fast-paced environments. Critical thinking is what YOU love to do in this CVPV unit, the 6th leading cardiac care team in the country.


Cardio Vascular Peripheral Vascular (CVPV)

Cardiac Surgical - 36 Bed unit 1:3 - 1:8 PCT to Patient Ratio

  • Open Heart (CABG, Valve, etc)
  • Peripheral Vascular (percutaneous and surgical interventions)
  • Transplant (Cardiac & Renal)
  • Thoracic
  • Ventricular Assist Device

As a Cardiac Care  PCT  with Ascension St. Vincent Hospital - Indianapolis, you will have the opportunity to deliver professional care (primarily post op) in Open Heart Surgery, Vascular Surgery, Thoracic Surgery, CABG, Pulmonary Hypertension, Valve Care, Electrophysiology, etc. setting to patients. 

This is a full-time opportunity.

  •  3 - 12 hour shifts 
  • Every 3rd weekend
  • Rotating Holidays

The associates at Ascension St. Vincent Heart Center grow and innovate together while caring for our community. 


Ready to experience joy and growth  in your career? Apply today!

What You Will Do:

Perform basic clinical and non-clinical patient care activities under supervision.


  • Aid with movement and placement of patients.
  • Assist patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living.
  • Report findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to nursing staff. Document necessary records.
  • Keep patient rooms clean, orderly, and maintain medical equipment.
What You Will Need:

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date required.


  • High school diploma or GED required
Additional Preferences:

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team:

Serving the greater Indianapolis area and Evansville, Indiana, Ascension St. Vincent has been providing rewarding careers in healthcare for over 148 years. We operate 24 hospitals - in addition to outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and more - and offer careers in a wide range of services. We provide generous paid time off for work-life balance, a collaborative work environment, professional development opportunities, and more to help our associates flourish personally and professionally. When you join Ascension St. Vincent, you join a diverse team of more than 15,000 associates and 3,000 providers who are dedicated to providing compassionate, personalized care to all - especially to those most in need. If you are looking to make an immediate impact in your community, explore a career with us today.

When you join Ascension, you join a team of over 150,000 individuals across the country committed to a Mission of serving others and providing compassionate, personalized care to all. Our inclusive culture, continuing education programs, career coaches and benefit offerings are just a few of the resources and tools that team members can use to create a rewarding career path. In fact, Ascension spent nearly $46 million in tuition assistance alone to support associate growth and development. If you are looking for a career where you can grow and make a difference in your community, we invite you to join our team today.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer:

Ascension St. Vincent is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, citizenship, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

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  • Job Reference: 702122854-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Ascension
  • Location: Indianapolis, Indiana
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent