HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nursing Student Tech PRN (Neuro) 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. /

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Working under the supervision of a nurse, the Student Nurse Tech 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 feeding.

  • 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.

  • Currently enrolled in Nursing School

  • 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 pounds.

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Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Nursing Student Tech PRN (Neuro)

Location: Florida-Gainesville-North Florida Regional Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00039-13912