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Providence Health & Services Nurse Technician in Spokane, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Nurse Technician (Nurse Training, Variables, 0.33 FTE) to Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center and Children’s Hospital and Holy Family Hospital in Spokane, Washington. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all – especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

In this position you will:

  • Participate in all aspects of the nursing care process under the guidance of the registered nurse and within the scope of the nurse technician’s education.

  • Assist in implementation of nursing process to extent allowed by education.

  • Administer and document basic nursing care including vital signs and observations of signs and symptoms, and reports any reactions or changes in condition to the supervising RN.

  • Participate in patient care conferences.

  • Perform nursing procedures as assigned and as trained, such as bedside testing of blood glucose monitoring, hemocult screening, specific gravity, urinary catheterization and other treatments and procedures as trained and validated by the approved nursing program and as delegated by the RN.

  • Actively assist in evaluation / updating the patient’s plan of care by reviewing subjective and objective data and accurately documenting the updates on the care plan. Update the plan of care in collaboration with the RN and other team members.

  • Document accurately, promptly and appropriately according to hospital policy. Utilize hospital electronic medical record systems as trained.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Completed one academic term which includes a clinical rotation

  • Clinical rotation (see Education)

  • Current WA State Nursing Technician Registration

  • Current Healthcare Provider BLS as certified by the American Heart Association

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Bachelor's Degree. Must be currently enrolled and in good standing in an approved nursing program approved by the Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission, Washington State Department of Health; or other state nursing approval body for out of state residents. Written documentation is required from the approved nursing program of the current level of educational preparation and an assessment of the knowledge and skills of the individual.

About the hospital you will serve.

Providence Sacred Heart Medical Center has a commanding presence in Spokane, Washington and is a beacon of hope and healing for patients throughout the region. We have over 600 beds and are chosen by people from across the state for the da Vinci surgical robotic for heart surgery and parents from all over the Inland Northwest who have children with life-threatening conditions know they’ll find the care and comfort they need at Sacred Heart Children’s Hospital.

For information on our comprehensive range of benefits, visit:

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.

About Us

Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.

Schedule: Part-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Student/Interns

Location: Washington-Spokane

Req ID: 264774

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