Nurse Tech - Inpatient Rehab - Per Diem - Nights
This is a Per Diem (As Needed), Night Nurse Technician position to assist nurses on the inpatient rehabilitation unit at Northwest Medical Center.
6:30 PM - 7:00 PM Shift, 3 times per week.
This is an opportunity to work with a variety of patient populations, including stroke, orthopedics, neurological, and cardiovascular on a rehab unit that is rated in the top 10% in the nation. This is a 13 bed unit with an emphasis on interdisciplinary collaboration between therapy, nursing, dietitians, and physicians.
Performs various direct patient care activities under the supervision of a Registered Nurse. Assists patients in dressing or undressing, bathing, or eating. Collects non-invasive body fluid specimens or gathers vital signs but does not start or administer intravenous fluids. Aids physicians and nursing staff members with procedures if needed. Documents patient interactions as needed. Relies on limited experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Works under general supervision.
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, four urgent care facilities, a freestanding emergency center and a large physician group, offering you a variety of settings in which to work. Every location is dedicated to providing safe, quality patient care, but more than that is the commitment to employees. It strives to provide a culture of teamwork, respect and appreciation for all staff, whether they care for patients directly or work in a support role. With employee appreciation celebrations throughout the year, opportunities for growth and the satisfaction that you are part of a hospital leading the way with accessible, convenient healthcare in Tucson, Northwest is a great place to work. NMC is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.