Community Health Systems 014-037 Nurse Tech - MedSurgOrtho - FT - Days in Tucson, Arizona

Description:

The Nurse Tech inthe MedSurgOrtho department assists nursing service personnel with a variety ofpatient care activities and related services necessary in caring for thepersonal needs and comfort of patients.

Provides basicnursing care to patients under direct supervision of a licensed nurse.

Assists nursingservice personnel with a variety of patient care activities and relatedservices necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients.

Assists withpersonal hygiene, takes vital signs and changes bed linens.

May serve andcollect food trays, provide for between-meal nourishment.

Cleans, sterilizes,stores and prepares other supplies.

Works underimmediate supervision.

Qualifications

Education:

High School Diplomaor equivalent required.

Post High Schoolvocational / specialized trainingpreferred.

Experience:

One (1) yearexperience in hospital or nursing homepreferred.

Preferred candidatewill have prior experience working in a hospital setting.

Skills:

Ability to read,communicate, and document effectively through oral, written, or electronicmeans; excellent customer service skills; ability to prioritize and respondpromptly to a changing workload.

Licenses/Certifications:

Required: "BLScertification" American HeartAssociation

Job: Medical / Surgical Unit

Organization: Northwest Medical Center Tucson

Location: AZ-Tucson

Requisition ID: 1829650