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Patient Care Technician

Cottage Health
Santa Barbara, CA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description



Renders direct and indirect patient care under direction of appropriate licensed personnel. Facilitates care to meet patient's daily living activity needs by providing clerical, physical, emotional support. Provides personal self care and activity programs.



All job qualifications listed indicate the minimum level necessary to perform this job proficiently.



Minimum: High school grad or equivalent

Preferred: Training as a nursing assistant



Minimum: CPR/BLS within 6 months of hire

Preferred: For GVCH departments: Current CNA certificate preferred.



Minimum: Ability to use computer charting (electronic medical record)



Preferred: 0 to 2 years experience in an acute care setting

Company Description
Cottage Health is a leading acute care hospital system, located on the central coast of California, widely known for our superior patient care, innovation, medical research and education. Our health system operates primarily in Santa Barbara, Ca, since 1888, and consists of three acute care hospitals, a Rehabilitation Hospital, multiple clinics and a multi-site Urgent Care system. Our mission is to serve the central coast communities with excellence, integrity, and compassion. Every day we touch thousands of lives in many different ways, resolute in our mission to put patients first. We take pride in helping our patients get back to living their lives - in the places they love.

Cottage Health’s laboratory services are highly automated with state-of-the-art instrumentation and techniques. All of your medical records and test results are kept in a single, centralized, secure repository which allows fast and easy access to health records for any authenticated healthcare provider.

Cottage’s inpatient laboratories are fully licensed and accredited by The Joint Commission. Our full-service clinical labs offer over 800 procedures. Unlike any other center in the region, 97% of 
our procedures are performed in-house, ensuring the outstanding accuracy for which we are known.

Pacific Diagnostic Laboratories (PDL), a wholly-owned subsidiary under Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, is a full-service, independent clinical laboratory performing more than 2.1 million lab procedures annually. PDL’s enhanced outpatient lab testing has the largest local test menu between LA and the Bay Area.

PDL’s staff and equipment provide improved turnaround times and allows test data to be integrated appropriately and confidentially within our medical community. For a complete listing of tests performed at PDL, visit the Pacific Diagnostic Laboratories catalog of tests page.

Cottage Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Cottage Health applicants are considered solely based on their qualifications, without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, age, gender, transgender, gender expression and identity, national origin, ancestry, disability, sexual orientation, marital status, military status or any other classification protected by law. This policy applies to all aspects of the relationship between Cottage Health and an applicant or employee. Cottage Health is committed to upholding discrimination-free hiring practices. We strive to cultivate an environment where exceptional people bring diverse perspectives and find belonging, support and connection to their work.

Any Cottage Health applicants who require assistance or reasonable accommodations during the application process may request the need for accommodation with the Recruiter.

Cottage Health


Santa Barbara, CA



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