Nurse Tech - PRN - Rotating
Assists nurse in patient care. Provides patient with bed pan or bedside commode. Assist with ambulating patients. Activities should be based on patient’ age and functions level. Provides comfort to patient as needed by repositioning or providing comfort aids. Notifies primary nurse of significant changes in patient’s behavior or status. Identifies and anticipates problems and /or safety issues and then initiates appropriate actions. Obtains routine vital signs – documents were instructed per unit. Uses age appropriate equipment based on age and size. Informs primary nurse of VS collected. Transports patients as needed throughout facility. Performs any other duties deemed necessary by the Program Director/Head Nurse/Charge Nurse. Demonstrates positive, supportive and caring behavior in age appropriate communication with patients / families, visitors, physicians and the remainder of the hospital staff.
High School or equivalent required. Completion of Nurse Aide/Orderly course desirable. Certification preferred. Must be able to lift/push/pull up to 100lb maximum. Must be a senior level nursing student within one year of graduation from an accredited school of nursing.
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