Nurse Tech - PACU - FT - Days
Full Time position, 8 hour shifts 10:00-1830
Day shift with rotation and some call possible.
This position will cover shifts Mon-Fri ( no weekend or holiday shifts)
The Nurse Tech in the PACU department (Recovery Room) assists nursing service personnel with a variety of patient care activities and related services necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients post surgical procedures under direct supervision of a licensed nurse.
Assists with personal hygiene, takes vital signs and changes bed linens.
Assists with clerical duties (e.g. admissions, transfers, filing, copying, logs) , transcription of orders, utilizing the 2 patient ID verification process, ordering and stocking of forms and supplies, maintain department supplies and equipment, to include maintenance and repair services. Cleans, sterilizes, stores and prepares other supplies.
Position Qualifications/Minimum Requirements
High School Diploma or equivalent required.
Post High School vocational / specialized training preferred.
One (1) year experience in hospital or nursing home preferred.
Preferred candidate will have prior experience working in a hospital setting.
Required: "BLS certification" American Heart Association
Oro Valley Hospital (OVH) is a 146-bed hospital that also has one urgent care facility, a freestanding emergency center and large physician group. With these varied access points, you have your choice of settings in which to work. Oro Valley Hospital’s culture centers around providing safe, quality care to patients, but also to fostering a work environment based on teamwork, commitment to a shared goal and recognizing employees for all they do to care for our patients. Often described as a “family,” the staff at OVH take pride in doing the best they can to care for their community. OVH is accredited by The Joint Commission and is an equal opportunity employer: race, gender, disability and Veteran status, and VEVRAA Federal Contractor – priority referral Protected Veterans requested.