Patient Care Tech - Float Pool
PRN, Per Diem status position, Float pool for multiple departments at NMC.
This PRN "per diem" status position is scheduled for 12 hour shifts, typically 1 or more shifts per week, with additional hours and shifts possible as needed by the departments .
The Nurse Tech in the Float Pool department assists nursing service personnel with a variety of patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients in various different departments of the hospital.
Provides basic nursing care to patients under direct supervision of a licensed nurse.
Assists nursing service personnel with a variety of patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients.
Assists with personal hygiene, takes vital signs and changes bed linens. May serve and collect food trays, provide for between-meal nourishment. Cleans, sterilizes, stores and prepares other supplies. Works under immediate supervision.
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Post High School vocational / specialized training preferred.
One (1) year experience in hospital or nursing home preferred.
Preferred candidate will have prior experience working in a hospital setting.
Required: "BLS certification" American Heart Association
Northwest Medical Center is comprised of a 300-bed hospital, three 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.