Certified Nurse Technician
- Hermitage, TN
What you'll be doing
- Certified Nurse Technician work under the supervision of a nursing, the candidate performs various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients. The position tasks and responsibilities include bathes, dresses/undresses patients assist with personal hygiene. Serves and collects food trays. Assist with patient feeding. Transports, positions and drapes patients for exams and treatments. Assist patients in ambulating. Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O. Performs non-sterile dressing changes. Passes and collects bedpans. Changes bed linens. Provide encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. Provide age and culturally appropriate care. Orients and mentors new staff members. Follow standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.
What your background should be
- This position required a current certification as a BLS Healthcare Provider by American Heart Association or Red Cross. Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant training program and Certification as a Nurse Assistant required. Working knowledge of medical terminology. 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 equipment up to 50 pounds.
Required Schooling / Training
- Not Specified
Who is the client company
- This is a renowned healthcare medical center offering a full array of acute care services, including cardiology, emergency, oncology, orthopedics/spine, rehabilitation and women services.
- If you are interested in this position, send your resume to email@example.com