Community Health Systems 128-031 Nurse Tech - Northwest Tucson Surgery Center - Part Time - Days in Tucson, Arizona


Summary: Provides basic care to patients under the direct supervision of a licensed nurse.

Essential Functions:

  1. Timely and accurate completion of all clerical duties (e.g. admissions, transfers, filing, copying, logs).

  2. Timely and accurate transcription of orders, utilizing the 2 patient ID verification process.

  3. Timely completion of all assigned non-patient care related duties (e.g. ordering and/or stocking of forms and supplies)

  4. Demonstrates proper phone etiquette (identifying name, location). Uses AIDET skills effectively.

  5. Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs, current literature, in-services and meetings.

  6. Timely reporting of unexpected incidents or adverse events.

  7. Ensures accurate, timely communication among caregivers.

  8. Demonstrates proficiency at hospital wide or department specific computer technology.

  9. Assists to maintain department supplies and equipment, to include maintenance and repair services.



Education: High school diploma/GED or equivalent experience required. Post High School vocational / specialized training preferred.

Experience: One (1) year clinical experience in hospital, long term care, home health or nursing home preferred.

Skills: As defined in Competency documentation

Licenses/Certifications: BLS certification required.

NRP if in Women s Center preferred

Job: Outpatient Surgical Services

Organization: Northwest Medical Center Tucson

Location: AZ-Tucson

Requisition ID: 1726774