Nurse Tech (Nights) Med/Surg in Athens, TN at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 10/8/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Athens, TN
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/8/2020

Job Description

Starr Regional Medical Center

Nurse Tech – Medical & Surgical  –– Full-Time– Night Shift position available. Core competencies for the position include, but are not limited to the following:

•         Performs basic patient care activities as delegated and supervised by an RN, including monitoring vital signs, possibly taking blood glucose measurements, and recording intake and output.

•         Assists patients with tending to personal care and activities of daily living, including but not limited to bathing, grooming, eating, and ambulation.

•         Reports abnormal findings or changes in physical, mental, and emotional conditions to nursing staff.

•         Assists with keeping patient rooms and common areas stocked, clean and orderly.

Job Requirements

Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent is required.
  • Nursing student or completion of a licensed nursing assistant program is preferred.
  • One year of recent acute care experience is preferred.
  • BLS through American Heart Association or American Red Cross is required within 60 days of hire.
  • Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervisor. 

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran