Posted: Thursday, March 16, 2017 4:13 AM
Bayshore Medical Center – Pasadena, TX Nurse Technician Nestled in the heart of the historic land where Texas won its independence, Bayshore Medical Center offers comfort, convenience, excellence and expertise to our neighbors who trust their health care to us. For nearly 50 years, we have offered patients solace and security through constant, compassionate communication during their medical emergencies, surgeries, and diagnostic procedures. As a 345-bed facility, we employ 1,500 staff and 250 physicians. Bayshore Medical Center is currently looking for a Nurse Technician for its Rehab Department. This is a full time/days position. Responsibilities: The Nurses Aide assists patients with activities of daily living, provides supportive nursing care, performs tasks as delegated by the RN, and assists in maintaining a clean and safe environment. Works collaboratively with staff to foster quality patient care. Participates in performance improvement activities to improve patient safety and quality of care. Maintains cultural and diversity awareness when dealing with patients, visitors, co-workers and other customers. Promotes a supportive, teamwork-oriented environment. Fulfills departmental responsibilities consistent with the long-range plan, mission, vision and values of Bayshore Medical Center. 1. Accurately collects and records vital signs, weight, height, intake & output, and other assigned tasks 2. Assists in the admission, transfer and discharge of the patient. 3. Assists the licensed nurse with the performance of treatments and procedures. 4. Assists the patient with the handling and care of personal items (dentures, hearing aid, glasses, clothing, etc.) 5. Completes and demonstrates proficiency with unit based clinical and age-appropriate competencies. 6. Complies with applicable hospital policy/procedure. 7. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following: Provides general supportive nursing care as assigned and accurately documents the care provided. 8. Ethics and Compliance. Accountable for behaviors relative to the values articulated in the Mission & Values Statement – “Will act with absolute honesty, integrity and fairness in the way we conduct our business and the way we live our lives.” Accountable for attending annual Code of Conduct training. 9. Maintains a safe and comfortable environment for the patient with special consideration to cleanliness of the room, ventilation, temperature, and lighting. Assists in maintaining a clean and safe environment on the patient care unit. 10. Participates in hospital performance improvement activities to improve safety and patient outcomes. 11. Performs other duties as assigned or required. 12. Promotes an atmosphere of collaboration and teamwork by exhibiting professional behavior that demonstrates a commitment to the provision of quality patient care and support of a professional working environment. 13. Provides care and treatment that reflects appropriate infection control techniques and universal precautions. 14. Provides patient with assistance for personal hygiene, feeding, mobility, and other activities of daily living. 15. Respects the patient’s privacy and maintains confidentiality of health care and other information. 16. Respects the rights of patients to include their cultural, psychosocial, and spiritual values. 17. Responds timely to call lights and other patient requests for assistance. 18. Supports the vision, mission and values of the hospital. 19. Timely and accurately reports observed changes in the patient’s condition to the RN. 20. Transports patient to and from various hospital departments as requested.
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• Location: Houston
• Post ID: 49284918 houston