HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Tech III FT Mixed Shift (Labor & Delivery) in Gainesville, Florida

/ North Florida Regional Healthcare is an organization centered around the community hospitals in Gainesville, Florida -- North Florida Regional Medical Center (NFRMC). NFRMC is a 432-bed, full-service medical and surgical acute care center serving North Central Florida and offering comprehensive cardiovascular care , oncology , orthopedics , neurosciences , minimally-invasive laparoscopic and robotic surgery , weight loss surgery and treatment , women’s health and wound therapy , among other services. /

Position Description:

Working under the supervision of a nurse, the Nurse Tech III performs various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. The position's tasks and responsibilities include:

  • Bathes, dresses/undresses patients assist with personal hygiene

  • Serves and collects food trays

  • Assists with patient feedings

  • Transports, positions and drapes patients for exams and treatments

  • Assists patients in ambulating

  • Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O

  • Performs non-sterile dressing changes

  • Passes and collects bed pans

  • Changes bed linens

Unit Secretary Duties:

  • Provides encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members

  • Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems

  • Provides age and culturally appropriate care

  • Orients and mentors new staff members

  • Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required

Position Requirements:

  • High School Graduate for equivalent required.

  • Current BLS certification through American Heart Association is required

  • Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training program required

  • 6 Months experience required

  • 6 Months Unit Secretary experience is required

  • Florida Certification as a Nurse Assistant is required

  • Working knowledge of medical terminology required

  • Customer service abilities including effective listening skills

  • Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision

  • Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 50 lbs

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Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Nurse Tech III FT Mixed Shift (Labor & Delivery)

Location: Florida-Gainesville-North Florida Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00039-13970