Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613
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Nurse Tech Full Time Nights
You Will Be Responsible For:
Communicates with courtesy when interacting with internal or external customers.
Demonstrates appropriate and courteous phone etiquette.
Demonstrates respect for co-workers and develops positive working relationships with other departments.
Performs tech checks to assist nursing with hourly rounding using the AIDET technique.
Demonstrates culturally competent care into daily practice.
Reflects ICBEST practices as a representative of Florida Hospital Tampa.
Demonstrates organizational commitment standards and values.
Communicates in a timely manner with the appropriate RN as needed.
Will assist with paper process during and after computer down time.
Assists with updates to patient white boards.
Greets new patients and families in timely and courteous manner on arrival.
Adheres to organizational standards for dress and professional appearance.
Demonstrates collaboration and teamwork in assisting with patient flow.
Considers factors related to safety, effectiveness, cost and impact on practice in the delivery of nursing services and when ordering supplies and complies with decisions made for staffing adjustments (i.e. floating).
The Nurse Technician 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. Reports changes of condition, potential problems or concerns involving the patient or family promptly to the nurse in timely manner (i.e. vital signs, intake/output).
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Demonstrated ability to follow written and verbal instructions effectively.
Must have documentation (evidenced by CNA license) that supports the attainment of the following skill sets:
Knowledge of and ability to perform accuchecks and hemoccults.
Knowledge of normal parameters for vital signs for age specific population
Knowledge of and ability to obtain vital signs correctly
Knowledge of and ability to remove peripheral IV catheters.
Knowledge of and ability to empty foley bags, JPâ™s and hemovacs
Working knowledge of and ability to use computer and perform data entry.
Ability and willingness to work a flexible workweek including weekends, nights and overtime as required.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High School diploma or equivalent
Completion of a formal Certified Nursing Assistant education program or Must be currently enrolled in an accredited nursing program with transcripts providing for successful completion of fundamentals of nursing course materials. Or,
Completion of the equivalent of Basic Fundamentals of Nursing, from an accredited Nursing Program.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Valid American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
Current Florida Certified Nursing Assistant license, (unless currently enrolled in ASN or BSN program with completion of fundamentals of nursing).
Perform specific tasks or routines supportive to delivery of patient care while performing as âœGoodwill Ambassadorâ; conducting patient and family checks in the assigned nursing unit under the direction of a Registered Nurse in accordance with Division of Nursing standards. Will also perform clerical duties related to computers, workstation on wheels (WOWs) equipment and supply checks. Responsible for the inventory and ordering of supplies, equipment and services needed to support the efficient operation of the assigned nursing unit and patient care delivery.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.