Nurse Technician III
Company: Reston Hospital Center
Posted on: June 2, 2021
SHIFT: Evenings (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!
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
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 skills.
Assist with the collection of patient
data. Communicates information to the professional nursing
Able to take vital signs, perform
weights, feed patients, empty foley bags/drains and performs or
assists with activities of daily living.
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 peripheral IV
Perform IV/central line dressing
Monitor chest tubes and feeding
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 removal.
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 protocol.
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 equipment.
Safely transports patients, specimens
and equipment. Demonstrates an awareness of safety
Discharges non-acute patients under the
direction of the RN. Ensures all patient’s valuables and
belongings accompany patient.
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
Follows safety and infection control
policies of hospital, nursing, laboratory and cardiopulmonary
departments, utilizes good aseptic techniques.
Attends department meetings, inservice
and other educational opportunities as scheduled.
Participates in department QA/QI activities.
Is friendly, cooperative, and flexible;
able to follow directions well, works well individually and as a
Evaluates and maintains unit, personal,
and patients' safety by following hospital and nursing division
policies and procedures.
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 policy.
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
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