Student Nurse Technician AdventHealth New Smyrna Beach
Location Address: 401 Palmetto St, New Smyrna Beach, FL 32168
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth
Join a Faith-Based, Non-Profit Healthcare Organization
Gain Experience in the Hospital and Network with Nursing Staff
Determine Area of Interest for GN program and Future RN Positions
Flexible Scheduling Around School Schedule
Career Growth and Development
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs as a team member in assisting with safe and effective care routine and activities of daily living (ADLâ™s). Assists patients with their activities of daily living including but not limited to basic hygiene, skin care, nutritional and dietary needs, elimination needs, physical activity needs and all comfort measures. Maintains respect and privacy at all times.
Obtain and document vital signs per unit standards. Report abnormal finding to the licensed nurse in a prompt manner.
Collects lab specimens as directed, per hospital standards
Collects, reports and accurately documents intake and output information for assigned patient areas.
Ensures personal hygiene and comfort care is delivered to all patients
What You Will Need:
High School Diploma or GED Equivalent
Must be Currently Enrolled in an Approved School of Nursing Program
Current BLS through AHA
May perform the duties in compliance with the role and responsibilities specific to the Nurse Technician in which demonstrated competency in nursing school and under the direct observation of a licensed nurse (RN/LPN). Primary function is to assist with the basic care needs of the patient as well as to perform as assigned clinical skills which may include but are not limited to: basic care routines and procedures, vital signs, accucheck skills. Proactively functions as a team member in the delivery of safe, competent, therapeutic and cost effective patient care. Will assist in the care of the following patient populations; geriatrics, adult, adolescent and pediatric patients. Adheres to the essential practices for excellence in hand hygiene. Responsible to adhere to the Corporate Compliance plan, to the rules and regulations of all local, state and federal agencies and to the standards of all accrediting bodies.
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.