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Nurse Tech *Nursing Student in Final Year* - 3000/Adult Medicine - PRN

Erlanger Medical Center Chattanooga, TN

Job Description



Job Summary:
A nurse technician provides direct patient care under the direction of a RN, including procedures, activities of daily living, and operating equipment necessary for patient care as assigned.

Required: Nursing student who has completed all but the last year of the nursing program toward the RN or LPN designation. Annual Erlanger Health System online courses (EOLs).

Preferred: None

Required: Nursing school clinical experience

Preferred: patient care related background

Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required: BLS within 30 days of hire

Preferred: None
Department Position Summary:
A nurse technician on the 3000 Medicine Unit performs selected nursing functions under the direction of a registered nurse. A nurse tech provides direct patient care including procedures, activities of daily living and operating equipment necessary for patient care as assigned.

The nurse tech must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served on the 3000 Medicine Unit. He/she must be familiar with the assessments and treatments of patients with acute or chronic conditions. The nurse tech must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the lifespan and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patients status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patients requirements relative to his or her age-specific needs and to provide the care needed as described in the units policies and procedures.

Job Details

Date Posted May 16, 2018
Date Closes August 14, 2018
Requisition 22136
Located In Chattanooga, TN
SOC Category 00-0000.00