Mission: To improve the health of people we touch
Vision: To be recognized locally, regionally and nationally as a premier health system
R.E.S.P.E.C.T.: We will fulfill the mission and vision by adhering to the Standards of R.E.S.P.E.C.T.
A nurse tech 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 designation. Annual Erlanger Health System HLC courses
Required: Medical background
Position Requirement(s): License/Certification/Registration
Required: Current BLS certification
Department Position Summary:
A nurse technician on the Cardiac Stepdown 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 Cardiac Stepdown Unit. He/she must be familiar with the assessments and treatments of patients with acute or chronic cardiac 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.
|Date Posted||October 28, 2018|
|Date Closes||January 26, 2019|
|Located In||Chattanooga, TN|