- Texas City, TX
What you'll be doing
- Provides basic nursing care of patients. Encourages patient/family participation in care and provides emotional support and comfort measures to them. Demonstrates knowledge of legal consequences of nursing activities. Respects and supports patient rights while practicing principles of patient and employee confidentiality. Recognizes ethical dilemmas, utilizes available resources, and seeks assistance in dealing with them. Practices and promotes proper aseptic technique, infection control measures, and body mechanics. Assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment under the direction and supervision of a licensed nurse. Competently and consistently completes accurate, concise, and legible documentation on all patient, unit, and hospital records. Supports/participates in unit-based continuous quality improvement activities. Functions as an inter-dependent and supportive team member. Maintains clear and respectful communications with patients, family, physicians, and other healthcare providers. Performs bedside glucose, obtains vital signs and all intake and output excluding IVs and tube feedings. Collects urine specimens. Performs unit-specific tasks as outlined on the competency skills checklist. Adheres to and complies with HCA code of conduct as part of ethics and compliance program. Attends annual training sessions.
What your background should be
- CNA certification required or completed one clinical semester in an accredited school of nursing. CNA experience IS preferred. Current BLS certification required. Must have good communication skills.
Required Schooling / Training
- Not specified
Who is the client company
- Concern about hospital and healthcare services.
- If you are interested in this position, send your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org