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Providence Nurse Technician in Spokane, Washington

Description:

Providence is calling a Nurse Technician (Ip Rehab Spinal Injury, Variable Shift, 0.25 FTE) to Providence St Luke's Rehabilitation Institute 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.

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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 documents basic nursing care including vital signs and observations of signs and symptoms, and reports any reactions or changes in condition to the supervising RN. Participates in patient care conferences.

  • Perform nursing procedures as assigned and as trained, such as bedside testing of blood glucose monitoring, hemoccult 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. Updates 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.

  • Contribute to the assigned unit nursing team, functioning as a member of the unit. Assist patient care staff complete their patient care assignments.

  • Effectively assist in the identification of educational and emotional needs of the patient and / or family.

  • Protect patient and employee confidentiality by promoting professional staff communications. Maintain full knowledge of policy and practices related to confidentiality and HIPAA regulations.

  • Willing, accept projects and work assignments as assigned. Perform other duties as assigned, under the direct supervision of the RN and within scope of nursing technician practice as defined by WAC.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • 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

  • Completed one academic term which includes a clinical medical / surgical rotation

  • Complete a formal generic and on-unit orientation including skills checklist and medication test

  • Current WA State Nursing Technician Registration

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

About the ministry you will serve:

Located in the heart of Spokane, Washington, St. Luke’s Rehabilitation Institute is the largest freestanding medical rehabilitation hospital in the inland northwest. We’re renowned pioneers in the use of therapeutic technology and globally recognized leaders in the treatment and rehabilitation of patients with strokes, spinal cord injuries (SCI), orthopedic issues and traumatic brain injuries (TBI). We’re driven by innovation, compassion, holistic care and the desire to see each patient thrive.

We offer comprehensive, best-in-class benefits to our caregivers. For more information, visit

https://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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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: 294666

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