"Nurse Tech M/S Ortho PRN" AdventHealth North Pinellas
Location Address:1395 S Pinellas Avenue, Tarpon Springs, Florida 34689
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth North Pinellas
Top Quality outcomes
Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance
Leadership is accessible
Located on the Gulf of Mexico
You Will Be Responsible For:
The Nurse Tech supports the delivery of patient care in accordance with standards of care emphasizing basic hygiene, comfort, and activities of daily living under the direction of the Registered Nurse to promote the achievement of identified patient outcomes.
Communicates, and assists with treatments as instructed by the RN/LPN.
Provides for patient comfort by utilizing resources and materials, answering patient call lights and requests, transporting patients, and reporting observations to the RN.
Obtains Vital Signs, weights, I & O, and point-of-care testing (I.e., blood sugars, fecal occult blood).
Reports changes of condition, potential problems or concerns involving the patient or family promptly to the nurse in a timely manner. (i.e. Vital signs, intake/output).
KNOWLEDGE ANDSKILLS REQUIRED:
Excellent customer service skills
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
EDUCATION ANDEXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High school graduate or GED equivalent.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE P R E F E R R E D :
Minimum of 1-year experience as a nursing assistant
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION ORREGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current Florida certification as a Nursing Assistant must be obtained within four (4) months of hire date.
LI CENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.