SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
Healthcare Corporation of America (HCA) is a community of 94,000
Registered Nurses and 38,000 active physicians. We have over 1,900
facilities ranging from hospitals, freestanding ER's, ambulatory
surgery centers, and urgent care clinics. Our facility based staff
continues to raise the bar in patient care. Ten HCA hospitals have
been named in IBM Watson Health's top 100 best-performing hospitals
based on patient satisfaction and operational data.
Located in the outskirts of Washington, D.C, Reston Hospital
Center, a 199-bed acute facility, lies within the vibrant Town
Center of Reston, known for its lively mix of restaurants, shops,
and services. Reston Hospital Center is an HCA (Hospital
Corporation of America) facility making it a very secure and
reputable facility to work with. HCA is one of the largest
healthcare systems throughout the U.S, where healthcare employment
opportunities are almost endless!
Reston Hospital Center holds certifications within our stroke
and total joint center and is accredited in the chest pain center.
Most importantly, Reston Hospital Center is dedicated to enhancing
the health and quality of life in our community by putting patients
Our patients are our priority, but so are you!
Not only do our patients come first, but our employees do too!
We provide a total compensation package to make sure your needs are
met. Choose the medical coverage package that best suits you. Look
after your loved ones while still getting paid with our Paid Family
Leave. Plan for your future with our matching 401k or opt-in for
several other benefits including tuition assistance, student loan
repayment, family and medical flex spending accounts, life
insurance, and identity theft protection.
HCA is dedicated to the growth and development of our
colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to
succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an
ambitious Nurse Technician III to help us reach our goals. Unlock
your potential here!
Must successfully complete orientation program and validation of
Assist with the collection of patient data. Communicates
information to the professional nursing staff.
Able to take vital signs, perform weights, feed patients, empty
foley bags/drains and performs or assists with activities of daily
Verifies patient identity and explains specifics of procedures
to patients before performing. Maintains proficiency in specialty
areas of electrocardiography and phlebotomy to ensure that patients
do not require repeat testing. Prepares laboratory and ECG or x-ray
test requisitions as requested by the RN.
Perform urinary catheterization.
Perform peripheral IV sticks.
Perform IV/central line dressing changes.
Monitor chest tubes and feeding tubes.
In the Emergency Department, performs appropriate casting and
splinting and crutch walking. Other patient care responsibilities
are suture set-ups and simple dressing changes and suture
Performs specific diagnostic tests and treatments under the
direction of the RN to include foley catheter discontinuation.
Other patient care responsibilities are suture set-ups and simple
dressing changes and suture removal. The Nursing Tech III will also
perform blood glucose monitoring and removal of IV catheters.
Monitors cardiac rhythms. Documents and mounts strips per
Documents data collected and care given in a clear and concise
manner. Presents documentation for RN review and signature.
Maintains sterile instruments, portable oxygen and
Safely transports patients, specimens and equipment.
Demonstrates an awareness of safety issues.
Discharges non-acute patients under the direction of the RN.
Ensures all patient's valuables and belongings accompany
Maintains a clean, well stocked, hazard-free clinical area.
Performs general housekeeping duties that are specific to the
clinic department. Cleans and maintains clinical equipment.
Ensures efficient and timely flow of clinical patients. Works as
a collaborative member of the clinical team. Demonstrates ability
to adjust to increased volume and/or acuity.
Assures that patient rights and privacy are maintained. Deals
with patient information in a confidential manner.
Follows safety and infection control policies of hospital,
nursing, laboratory and cardiopulmonary departments, utilizes good
Attends department meetings, inservice and other educational
opportunities as scheduled. Participates in department QA/QI
Is friendly, cooperative, and flexible; able to follow
directions well, works well individually and as a team player.
- Evaluates and maintains unit, personal, and patients' safety by
following hospital and nursing division policies and
Licensure: Clinical Technician Class/Certification preferred or
equivalent experience. CPR certification required.
Experience: Phlebotomy skills required (may receive on-the-job
training). ECG skills required (may receive on-the-job training).
Ability to maintain a mature, professional manner and demonstrate
sound judgment when interacting with patients, physicians, hospital
personnel and the public.
HOURS OF WORK
As scheduled by Department Director to ensure appropriate
coverage of department services. Must be able to work weekends as
scheduled. Participates in on-call requirements as per department
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our
company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion,
color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital
status, veteran status, or disability status.
Our Company's recruiters are here to help unlock the next
possibility within your career and we take your candidate
experience very seriously. During the recruitment process, no
recruiter or employee will request financial or personal
information (Social Security Number, credit card or bank
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