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Health Care Tech/ CNA- Advance Care

Location
Urbana, Illinois
Posted
18 Jun 2024
Under the direction of a Registered Nurse (RN), the Health Care Technician (HCT) functions as a support to the licensed nursing staff and performs activities related to the personal care and hygiene needs of an assigned patient group. Facilitates communication with other departments, visitors, patients, medical staff and employees. Serves as a public relations liaison for the unit. Works under the direct supervision of the nursing manager.
  • Assists with the maintenance of unit supplies to ensure the smooth function of the unit, including stocking nurse servers, cleaning instruments and equipment, ordering supplies, and making up charts.
  • Collects data on assigned patients as directed by Registered Nurse (RN) and ensures accurate documentation.
  • Demonstrates competency in selected psychomotor skills as outlined in the skills checklist including: measurement of vital signs, blood glucose monitoring, and measuring and recording intake and output.
  • Performs or assists patients with the activities of daily living. Prepares patients for transportation and/or transport.
  • Assists nursing in responding to EMU patients having seizures
  • Assists in communication - updating white board and doing meaningful hourly rounding
  • Floats within the hospital to perform duties as needed
  • Can be utilized as a sitter for patients with that need
  • Participates as part of the healthcare team to grow the unit - always striving for the highest quality of care
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Details

  • Job Reference: 1363745863-2
  • Date Posted: 18 June 2024
  • Recruiter: Carle
  • Location: Urbana, Illinois
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical