- Mckinney, TX
I am experience health care professional seeking to work for the hospital that is setting the standard for children's health care excellence as a committed patient care tech. A genuine, goal oriented nursing student with a devotion for patient care will be a perfect addition to your facility.
Answering phones and emails in a professional yet pleasant manner, Placing work orders, assist patients families, provide direct and indirect patient care in a diligent manner for high acuity unit under the supervision of a Register Nurse. Responsibilities include preforming capillary glucose testing, EKG, collect specimens, vital signs, Blood transfusion verification, assist with patient turning and repositioning. Responding to codes by entering Doctor’s orders. .Assist the charge nurse with shift assignments. Stocking linen and supply closets, ordering supplies for the unit, verify hospital charges. Creating new charts, braking charts, support with patient discharge medical records. Maintain the unit neat and elaborate while ensuring patient’s safety at all times. Other responsibilities include competency in the acute care unit, emergency department, observations, new family, neonatal intensive care, progressive care unit, and oncology.
Provided direct and indirect patient care duties under the guidance of a Registered Nurse. Measured vital signs, performed ECG's, capillary glucose testing, reported results and abnormalities to the register nurse. Discontinue Iv’s, Foley catheters, preformed unsterile dressing changes, transported patients. Accurately charted, vital sings, Blood sugars I&O, and ADL’s. Assisted patients with ambulation needs, repositioning, transferring, feeding and bathing. Answered unit phones and floated to telemetry and the intensive care unit.