HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Technician PRN - CVU in Houston, Texas
West Houston Medical Center – Houston, TX
Nurse Technician – Cardiovascular Unit (CVU) – PRN, As Needed
West Houston Medical Center offers outstanding inpatient and outpatient healthcare services close to your home in west Houston. Built in 1985, our 278-bed acute care hospital is located on Richmond Avenue just east of Dairy Ashford. West Houston Medical Center boasts a team of more than 1,000 people, including 500 physicians, who are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Our staff includes people from 33 countries and 39 states, a diversity which helps us relate to our equally diverse community.
West Houston Medical Center is looking for a Nurse Technician - Cardiovascular Unit (CVU).
Demonstrates proficiency in taking vital signs (TPR, B/P), able to take B/P manually as well as with electronic B/P machine
Demonstrates knowledge of operation of patient related equipment
Observes and communicates pertinent information regarding patient care problems and concerns to assigned R.N./Charge Nurse
Attends and actively participates in unit meetings
Practices hospital infection control policies
Uses job knowledge and proficiency of skills to successfully assist in orientation of new employees
Keeps informed of various changes and concerns through use of Meditech, unit-based communication binders, etc.
Follows fall precaution protocol
Completes other duties assigned
Adheres the Customer Service Principles of West Houston Medical Center.
Current certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in Texas.
Current BLS from the American Heart Association.
High school graduate or equivalent with documented competency in providing basic nursing care in accordance with competency inventory
Previous experience in hospital/nursing home patient care setting preferred
Title: Nurse Technician PRN - CVU
Location: Texas-Houston-West Houston Medical Center - Houston
Requisition ID: 00417-70328