NURSING TECH II - ICU
Company: Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Posted on: June 24, 2022
Summary: Performs specific patient care procedures (such as,
phlebotomy, wound care, gastric and urethral tube insertion and
bedside testing) under the direction of a licensed Nurse and / or
performs specific support-procedures for the operation of a Nursing
or Clinical Department. Operates patient monitoring systems.
Type of Opportunity: Full Time
Work Schedule: 12 Hour Nights
Education: High school or equivalent plus specialized, short-term
training in medical / surgical patient care or the delivery of
Licensure/Credentials: Formal medical technician or military
training preferred.; CNA preferred.
Experience: One to three years experience preferred. Receives
on-the-job training and competency verification to perform primary
functions.Monitors patients and collects information for
documentation in the patient record. Stamps and assembles patient
charts. Posts laboratory and other tests results. Transports
patients and documents action on patient record. Collects and
records vital signs, weights, and other patient data in patient
record. Administers oxygen under the direction of a licensed Nurse.
Assists nurses and physicians with sterile procedures.Documents all
care provided in the appropriate place in the patient recordRemoves
peripheral, intravenous therapy lines and urethral tubes.Performs
bedside testing such as oximetry, ECG, Glucometery, urinalysis and
other tests. Assists with activities of daily living such as
feeding, bathing and walking patients.Operates patient monitoring
systems specific to unit needs (such as, cardiac and fetal heart
monitoring).Participates in the nutritional well being of the
patient through tray delivery, assistance with patient set-up,
assists those patients that are dependent for their intake needs,
and accurately records consumption.Uses the computerized Patient
Care Information System (PACIS) at the skill level commensurate
with the responsibilities included in this sures cleanliness of
nutrition areas and general unit. Cleans and stores equipment.
Empties trash, linen bags and sharps containers.Stocks medical
supplies, linens and paper goods. Inventories equipment as
required. Processes broken equipment as directed. Maintains
equipment logs as required.Delivers specimens to Laboratory,
Microbiology and Pathology. Transports x-rays, blood and equipment.
Delivers patient food trays and nourishment.Performs basic clerical
duties such as answering phones, taking messages, filing and
copying.Assists or provides patient hygiene to include, shaving,
mouth care, foot care, pericare, and bathing.Assists patients with
portable or wall oxygen, and assures proper storage of E anizes
care in a manner that contributes to the overall quality of the
municates information pertinent to the end of shift summation
before leaving the unit.Performs other functions as required.
We offer more than the standard benefits!
Presbyterian employees gain access to a robust wellness program,
including free access to our on-site and community-based gyms,
nutrition coaching and classes, wellness challenges and more!
Learn more about our employee benefits:
Why work at Presbyterian?
As an organization, we are committed to improving the health of our
communities. From hosting growers' markets to partnering with local
communities, Presbyterian is taking active steps to improve the
health of New Mexicans. For our employees, we offer a robust
wellness program, including free access to our on-site and
community-based gyms, nutrition coaching and classes, wellness
challenges and more.
Presbyterian's story is really the story of the remarkable people
who choose to work here. The hard work of our physicians, nurses,
employees, board members and volunteers grew Presbyterian from a
tiny tuberculosis sanatorium to a statewide healthcare system that
serves more than 875,000 New Mexicans.
About Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Presbyterian Healthcare Services exists to improve the health of
patients, members and the communities we serve. We are a locally
owned, not-for-profit healthcare system of nince hospitals, a
statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group.
Founded in New Mexico in 1908, we are the state's largest private
employer with nearly 14,000 employees - including more than 1,600
providers and nearly 4,700 nurses.
Our health plan serves more than 580,000 members statewide and
offers Medicare Advantage, Medicaid (Centennial Care) and
Commercial health plans.
About Our Regional Delivery System
Presbyterian's Regional Delivery System is a network of six
hospitals and medical centers throughout rural New Mexico including
locations in Clovis, Espanola, Ruuidoso, Santa Fe, Socorro and
Tucumcari. Our regional facilities are home to more than 1,600
clinical and non-clinical employees who help make Presbyterian the
state's largest private employer with nearly 14,000 statewide
employees. With a variety of services ranging from general surgery
to pediatrics to heart and cancer care, our regional employees are
proud to provide close-to-home care for their communities.
We are part of New Mexico's history - and committed to its future.
That is why we will continue to work just as hard and care just as
deeply to serve New Mexico for years to come.
About New Mexico
New Mexico continues to grow steadily in population and features a
low cost-of living.
Varied landscapes bring filmmakers here from around the world to
capture a slice of the natural beauty New Mexicans enjoy every day.
Our landscapes are as diverse as our culture - from mountains,
forests, canyons, and lakes, to caverns, hot springs and sand
New Mexico offers endless recreational opportunities to explore and
enjoy an active lifestyle. Venture off the beaten path, challenge
your body in the elements, or open yourself up to the expansive
sky. From hiking, golfing and biking to skiing, snowboarding and
boating, it's all available among our beautiful wonders of the
AA/EOE/VET/DISABLED. PHS is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer
with smoke free campus
Requisition ID: 2022-26146
Street: 211 Sudderth Dr
JobTitle: NURSING TECH II - ICU
Keywords: Presbyterian Healthcare Services, Las Cruces , NURSING TECH II - ICU, Healthcare , Ruidoso, New Mexico
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