Community Health Systems Nurse Tech - Mother Baby in Tucson, Arizona

Description

Full Time Night shift position .

This position is for the Mother/Baby couplet unit. Caring for postpartum patients and newborns. We are looking for motivated team player that is focused on providing exceptional patient care. Requiring 12 hours shifts and weekends.

Position Purpose

The Nurse Tech in the "Mother / Baby" Obstetrics and Gynecology unit cares for post-partum mothers after labor and delivery, 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.

Education:

High school diploma/GED or equivalent experience required. Post High School vocational / specialized training preferred.

Experience:

One (1) year clinical experience in hospital, long term care, home health, or nursing home preferred.

Certifications:

BLS certification card required (must be AHA- American Heart Association)

NRP preferred

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.

Qualifications

Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.