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AdventHealth Nurse Tech-PRN Nights in Manchester, Kentucky

Description

Nurse Tech AdventHealth Manchester

Location Address: 210 Marie Langdon Drive, Manchester, KY 40962

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Small town with a family-like workplace

Centrally located to outdoor recreation activities

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Community Involvement always giving back to the community

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Work Hours/Shift:

PRN Nights

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Provide assistance to nurse when providing patient care including vital signs, blood pressure, baths, feeding and repositioning

  • Provide excellent customer service

  • Performs patient glucometer tesing, informs nurse of results and documents these per procedure; performs glucometer controls

  • Specimen collection

  • Inserts and discontinues urethral/straight catheter using sterile technique in both male & female patients per licensed nurse instructions following hospital policy and implements preventive measures per wound/skin protocol

  • Notifies licensed nurse of problematic IV sites and discontinues peripheral IV sites per licensed nurse instructions

  • Set up EKG's when needed

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Must be currently enrolled in or graduated from an approved nursing program

  • BLS Certification Required

Job Summary:

May perform the duties in compliance with the role and responsibilities specific to the Nurse Technician, having 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 clinical skills as assigned which may include but are not limited to: basic care routines and procedures, vital signs, glucometer skills.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Nursing

Organization: AdventHealth Manchester

Schedule: Per Diem

Shift: 3 - Night

Travel: AdventHealth Manchester

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.