AdventHealth Nurse Tech Full Time Days in Tampa, Florida
Nurse Tech AdventHealth Carrollwood
Location Address: 7171 North Dale Mabry Highway Tampa, Florida 33614
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Carrollwood
Teamwork driven both inter Dept and multidisciplinary
Positive working climate to support a well-balanced work life balance
Full Time Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
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).
Turning and repositioning patient according to policy.
Notifies nurse if skin breakdown observed.
Performs accucheks per hospital procedure and documents.
Documents accurately and timely all procedures and patient care tasks.
Removes peripheral IV catheters, disposes of in accordance with hospital biohazardous waste policy, observes site and notifies nurse of condition. Documents in electronic medical record (EMR).
Empties Foley bags, JP’s, and hemovacs. Documents care and intake/output in the (EMR).
Specimen Collection as assigned by RN and following hospital policy for patient identification.
Takes vital signs, accurate weights, and measures intake/output and documents accurately.
Transports patients with necessary equipment to destinations within scheduled time frames, observing correct techniques.
Assists in positioning, lifting, and ambulating patients, using appropriate safety precautions and body mechanics.
Answers call lights in a timely manner.
Distributes linen supplies.
Assisting with meal set-up.
Feeding patients within identified restrictions.
Notifies and documents communication to nurse if patient does not have adequate p.o. intake for meals or snacks, or if the patient is not following fluid restrictions in timely manner.
Ensures restraints are applied properly according to FHCW policy/procedure.
Reports any patient behavioral changes to the nurse.
What You Will Need:
·High School education or equivalent
·Valid American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support (BLS) certification.
·Current Florida Certified Nursing Assistant license validated by Florida Board of Nursing, or current Medical Assistant License (unless currently enrolled in an accredited ASN program with completion of fundamentals of nursing).
Perform specific tasks or routines supportive to delivery of patient care while performing as “Goodwill Ambassador”; 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.
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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.