RN / Neuro / Texas / Any / Nurse Extern Temp Job
Location: El Paso
Posted on: November 20, 2020
Description SHIFT: Days (rotating weekends)
About Las Palmas Medical Center
LasPalmas Medical Center offers comprehensive services and special
expertise inEmergency Room Medicine (Level III Trauma), Cardiology,
Womens Services, Labor& Delivery, Neonatal Intensive Care,
Neuroscience, Pediatric care, andWound Care Management. Las Palmas
Medical Center is also the only KidneyTransplant Center in the
Region. Las Palmas Rehabilitation Hospital is aseparate facility
with newly renovated patient rooms, exercise equipment
andcafeteria. The physicians, nurses and staff at our 325-bed
facility arecommitted to caring for our community with
compassionate, quality healthcare.
BENEFITS:Weoffer an excellent total compensation package, for
various positions includingcompetitive salary, excellent benefit
package and growth opportunities. Webelieve in our team and your
ability to do excellent work with us. Yourbenefits include 401k,
PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability,tuition
reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase
program.We would love to talk to you about this fantastic
POSITIONSUMMARY:The Nurse Technician provides quality care
topatients under the direction of a RN, in accordance with the
philosophy, goals,and objectives of Del Sol Medical Center. Under
the supervision and/ordiscretion of a RN, the nurse technician
performs various activities necessaryin caring for the personal
needs and comfort of patients and performs advancedtechnical
nursing procedures and services within the parameters of the
StateBoard of Nurse Examiners delegation rules. Thenurse tech
tempassignment cannot extend beyond 180 days.
- Demonstrates knowledge andapplication of patient care, to
include activities of IV insertion, WoundCare/Dressing Changes,
patient monitoring, patient/family education, activitiesof daily
living, vital sings and intake and output, and other duties
asassigned by the RN.
- Demonstrates ability toapply the nursing process in the
patients plan of care and in doing so usescritical thinking skills
in patient care situations.
- Monitors and documentsinformation regarding patient activities
in collaboration with the RN.
- Participates in the unitbased Quality Improvement process.
- Demonstrates knowledge andrespect of patients rights to privacy
and protection of patientconfidentiality.
- Plans, organizes andcommunicates patient care activities to the
patient and the Registered Nurse.
- Demonstrates judgement inscope of clinical practice as defined
by the Nurse Tech job description.
- Other duties as assigned.Qualifications EDUCATIONREQUIRED
AND/OR PREFERRED: Eligible candidates for the nurse technicianmust
meet one of the following criterions:
- Current enrollment in a nursing program andtheir course of
study has included appropriate instruction to prepare them
toperform the tasks that will be delegated. (At minimum, completion
of 1stsemester Registered Nursing courses). A nursing student that
fails a nursing coursethat causes the loss of eligibility to remain
in the school of nursing, loseseligibility to remain in the nurse
tech status. The individual has the opportunity (if available) to
transfer into adifferent position that he or she is qualified and
eligible for. A graduate nurse that fails the NCLEX after the 1st
attempt will beallowed up to two more attempts to pass the NCLEX.
By the180th day, the Nurse Techmust have successfully passed the
- Foreign Nurse graduate that has applied forTexas Licensure and
/ or is preparing for NCLEXexamination. The Foreign Nurse graduate
must take the NCLEX within 120 days of employment to
retaineligibility in the Nurse Tech program. A Foreign Nurse that
fails the NCLEX examination after the 1st attemptmay remain in the
Nurse Tech position up to the period of 120 days (based onposition
availability). By the 120th day, the Nurse Techmust have retaken
and successfully passed the NCLEXexamination. This period of time
is notto exceed one year. LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION: Required:BCLS
certified. EXPERIENCE REQUIREDOR PREFERRED: Preferred:Agespecific
knowledge of patient population in the clinical area selected
SKILLS,KNOWLEDGE, AND AB...
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