Nurse Technician III - PRN
Company: Reston Hospital Center
Posted on: October 12, 2021
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
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 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 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
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
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
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
Ensures efficient and timely flow of clinical
patients. Works as a collaborative member of the clinical
team. Demonstrates ability to adjust to increased volume
Assures that patient rights and privacy are
maintained. Deals with patient information in a confidential
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 activities.
Is friendly, cooperative, and flexible; able to follow
directions well, works well individually and as a team
Evaluates and maintains unit, personal, and patients'
safety by following hospital and nursing division policies and
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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