Advanced Nurse Tech- TICU PRN

Community Health Systems Victoria, TX

About the Job

**Description:** Nurse Techs assistnurses in the care of patients by doing or assisting the patient in the routineactivities of daily living. They help keep patients comfortable and tend totheir basic needs. Tasks include assisting with meals as needed, answering calllights when patients signal for help, patient positioning, toileting, makebeds, give baths and massages, and fill water pitchers and ice bags. They mayalso perform routine tests, such as taking a patient's temperature, pulse, andblood pressure, pulse oximetry and accucheck, for which they have competenciesdocumented. **Qualifications** **Education:** Highschool diploma/GED required. Currentlyenrolled in a school of nursing. Orientationand training will be provided that is specific to the unit until able tofunction independently and demonstrates proficiency in basic skills. **Licenses/Certificates:** NurseTechs have no licensure/certificate required as long as currently enrolled inTexas. CurrentBCLS certification or obtained during the first week of orientation. **Experience:** Experiencein a healthcare setting is preferred, but orientation will be provided on thejob. **Job:** _Nursing Services_ **Organization:** _DeTar Healthcare System_ **Location:** _TX-Victoria_ **Requisition ID:** _1721393_