Catholic Health Initiatives NURSING TECHNICIAN in CHATTANOOGA, Tennessee

NURSING TECHNICIAN

Description

Job Details

Facility: CHI Memorial

Location: Chattanooga, TN

Department: 200 South, Med/Surg Telemetry

Job Type: PRN

Shift: 7a-7a

Important Note: Nicotine is part of our pre-employment drug screen

Nursing Assistant

We want our patients to be as comfortable as possible and believe that starts with basic patient care. We have the best team of nursing assistants in our facilities and now we need you. Our CNA’s not only collect patient information, but they also help them take their medications on time, assist with meals, attend to personal needs, and change wound dressings as needed. They play a vital role as a liaison between our patients and their care teams. If you are interested in joining this type of healthcare community, we want to talk to you.

What you’ll do:

  • Contributes to the assessment of the health status of patients

  • Communicates pertinent patient information to appropriate members of the treatment team with direction of the Charge Nurse

  • Assist patients/families with light housekeeping duties such as assisting with meals or changing bed linens

  • Reports any changes in a patient's condition to the Charge Nurse

  • Must have ability to work effectively and collaboratively in a diverse and multi-cultural environment.

Why you should choose us:

What sets us apart from other healthcare organizations? How much time do you have? In short, it all starts with our current employees. They believe in living our mission to provide compassion to everyone. We, in turn, believe that growing and supporting our people allows us to deliver a higher degree of quality care to our patients. CHI advocates for all who live in the communities we serve, especially the most vulnerable. Choose an organization who will champion your talents and nurture your career. Choose CHI!

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Must have Tennessee Nurse's Aide certificate or be currently enrolled as Student of Nursing and have successfully passed nursing fundamentals in an accredited RN program.

  • American Heart Association (AHA) BLS certification is required.

Job Clinical Support

Primary Location TENNESSEE-CHATTANOOGA-MEMORIAL HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule 7p-7a

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0180096

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.