UT Health East Texas

  • Athens, OH 45701, USA
Apr 27, 2021
UT Health East Texas Tyler, TX, USA
Under supervision of a Registered Nurse, the Nurse Technician/Graduate Nurse provides care according to established policies and procedures to patients. The Nurse Technician reports and documents observations, assists with procedures, and performs other unit support activities as needed and assigned. Care and skill opportunities vary by facility and nursing specialty area/unit. DUTIES, ACCOUNTABILITIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following: Provides and coordinates direct care to patients based on the nursing process and according to the clinical standards of the hospital. Safely and independently administers prescribed treatments, medications, and nursing interventions based on assessment and plan of care. Appropriately organizes and prioritizes time based on patient condition and expected workload. Identifies changes in patient status and acts accordingly. Knows and can activate resources to achieve outcomes for patients. Seeks mentoring and coaching from the RN as needed....