BJC Careers

Memorial Hospital East, Patient Care Technician/Unit Secretary, Ambulatory Surgery, Full Time Days

Shiloh, IL
Nursing Services

Job Description

Job ID: 1171974
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Built in a natural setting in Shiloh, Illinois, Memorial Hospital East is a 207,212 square foot hospital offering a complete line of services for our patients, visitors, and the community.As a member of BJC HealthCare, Memorial Hospital East provides employment for more than 450 people. 
Facts at a Glance:
•Private Patient Suites: 94
•Intensive Care Unit Beds: 6
•Surgical Suites: 4
•Labor, Delivery, Recovery, Postpartum (LDRP) Rooms: 16
•C-Section Rooms: 2
•Medical/Surgical Rooms: 72
•Emergency Department Treatment Rooms: 6
•Observation Rooms: 6
•Cardiac Cath Labs: 2
•MRI: 1
•CT: 1
•General Radiology Suites: 2
•Ultrasound: 2
•Nuclear Medicine Suite: 1
•Medical Staff: 294
•Allied Health Professional Staff: 80

The Outpatient Surgery Center provides surgical services to ambulatory patients not requiring an inpatient stay.

Join Us!

Role Purpose

Under the supervision of a registered nurse, assists with direct patient care activities and provides department clerical functions.


  • Implements direct patient care under the supervision of the nurse, promoting patient and family centered care in a healing environment. Administers or assists patients with ADL, performs VS, I&O, fall and pressure ulcer prevention measures, foley care, phlebotomy, or point of care testing as requested.
  • Collects clinical data and information on patients, and reports changes in patient status to the nurse.
  • Supports the clinical operations by providing clerical support.
  • Maintains the medical record for each patient throughout the patient's stay.
  • Transcribes physician orders as appropriate.

  • Minimum Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Experience

  • No Experience
  • Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

  • Preferred Requirements

    Licenses & Certifications

  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA)
  • Emergency Medical Technician Basic (EMTB) - Applicable State
  • Clinical - Direct Skills

  • Direct Patient Care - Less than 1 year
  • Hospital Setting - Less than 1 year
  • Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) - Less than 1 year

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center

    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.


    Equal Opportunity Employer