Community Health Systems Nurse Tech - Rehab in Tucson, Arizona

Description:

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This is a PRN or per diem position working day shift.

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

Essential Functions:

  1. Provides basic patient care within scope of practice in a competent and timely manner.

  2. Timely, accurate and legible documentation of all assigned/required tasks or duties.

  3. Timely completion of all assigned non-patient care related duties (e.g. stocking of supplies).

  4. Ensures accurate, timely communication among caregivers (e.g. handoff/report, changes in patient condition or vital signs).

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

  6. Maintains clean and organized work environment (e.g.: patient rooms, utility rooms).

  7. Completes assigned equipment maintenance ( e.g.: glucometer, bladder scanner, scales, SCD).

  8. Timely removal, cleaning and disposition of patient care equipment at patient discharge.

  9. Consistent hourly rounding and bed side shift report with purpose.

Qualifications

--{PS..0} 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.

Licenses/Certifications: Required: BLS certification. Preferred: NRP if in Women s Center

Job: Rehabilitation, Inpatient

Organization: Northwest Medical Center Tucson

Location: AZ-Tucson

Requisition ID: 1836595