Student Nurse Tech I - Women's Urgent Care - PT

  • University of Mississippi Medical Center
  • Jackson, MS 39216
  • Oct 16, 2021
Assistant/Support Nursing Therapy

Job Description

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Job Requisition ID: R00017152 Job Category: Health System Organization: Women's Urgent Care Location/s: Main Campus Jackson Job Title: Student Nurse Tech I - Women's Urgent Care - PT Job Summary: Under the direct supervision of an RN, the UMMC student nurse tech program will allow nursing students, who are actively progressing through an accredited school of nursing, to float to designated clinical areas and provide direct and indirect patient care which has been mastered through their accredited school of nursing and as outlined per UMMC job description. The program consists of three (3) levels which expand as students complete clinical competencies in nursing program. SNT will be UMMC employees in positions, based out of the UMMC adult float pool and children's hospital units and will be utilized as all allocated employees; based on cost per unit of service. Student nurse techs will work in designated areas to strengthen critical thinking skills, learn time management and clinical practice and transition to future position of registered nurse. Student nurse techs may continue to participate in nurse extern program and will resume SNT position after completion. Education & Experience Must be actively enrolled and progressing full time in an accredited RN nursing program and have completed one (1) semester of clinical coursework with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Must be able to provide an official transcript each semester to the office of nursing services to verify continued enrollment in an accredited nursing program. Certifications, Licenses or Registration Required:  NA Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Must provide letter of recommendation from clinical instructor verifying student is in good standing in nursing program and successfully progressing through nursing program. Responsibilities Records vital signs, intake, outputs, pulse oximetry and weights accurately and reports changes to RN. Assists and prepares patients for treatment, exams, and procedures as directed by RN. Administers and performs baths and basic hygiene measures as directed by RN. Assists with collection and delivery of specimens to appropriate labs timely. Weighs, lifts, turns, and repositions patients utilizing good body mechanics. Submits proper patient charges for supplies/equipment in cost effective manner and reports equipment in need of repair to nurse manager or charge nurse. Assists in serving dietary trays and feeding patients as needed. Provides and documents care based upon patient's expectations, age, and development level. Adheres to UMMC's infection control policy. Attends and participates in continuing education/in-service programs. The duties listed are general in nature and are examples of the duties and responsibilities performed and are not meant to be construed as exclusive or all-inclusive. Management retains the right to add or change duties at any time. Physical and Environmental Demands Requires occasional exposure to unpleasant or disagreeable physical environment such as high noise level and exposure to heat and cold, occasional handling or working with potentially dangerous equipment, occasional exposure to biohazardous conditions such as risk of radiation exposure, blood borne pathogens, fumes or airborne particles, and/or toxic or caustic chemicals which mandate attention to safety considerations, occasional working hours significantly beyond regularly scheduled hours, occasional activities subject to significant volume changes of a seasonal/clinical nature, constant work produced subject to precise measures of quantity and quality, constant bending, frequent lifting and carrying more than 100 pounds, frequent climbing, frequent crawling, frequent crouching/stooping, occasional driving, occasional kneeling, constant pushing/pulling, occasional reaching, occasional sitting, constant standing, constant twisting, and constant walking. (occasional-up to 20%, frequent-from 21% to 50%, constant-51% or more) Time Type: Part time FLSA Designation/Job Exempt: No Pay Class: Hourly FTE %: 20 Work Shift: Rotating Benefits Eligibility: Non-Benefits Eligible Job Posting Date: 10/13/2021 Job Closing Date (open until filled if no date specified): Apply Posted Yesterday Part time R00017152 About Us About Us The University of Mississippi Medical Center (UMMC), headquartered in Jackson, is the state's only academic medical center. Here, we work to improve the lives of Mississippians through our three missions of education, research, and health care. Education: UMMC includes seven health science schools: medicine, nursing, dentistry, health related professions, graduate studies, population health, and pharmacy. (The School of Pharmacy is headquartered on the University of Mississippi campus in Oxford.) Enrollment in all programs is more than 3,000 students. Research: From world-renowned studies on heart disease, diabetes, and hypertension to advanced treatment for cancer and a human physiology simulation program used by NASA, researchers at UMMC are unraveling the diseases that affect Mississippians, while creating new, high-tech jobs and injecting tens of millions of dollars annually into the state's economy. Health Care: UMMC provides a wide-range of patient care programs. At our main campus in Jackson, in addition to outpatient clinics, we offer a women and infant’s hospital and a critical care hospital along with University Hospital, plus the state’s only: Children’s hospital (Batson Children’s Hospital) Level IV neonatal intensive care unit (NICU) Heart, kidney, liver, and pancreas transplant programs Level 1 trauma center Adult and pediatric congenital heart programs Children’s cancer care program We also care for Mississippians statewide with community hospitals UMMC Grenada, UMMC Holmes County, plus pediatric clinics in Tupelo, Hattiesburg and the Gulf Coast. In addition, our Center for Telehealth offers specialized care remotely, through online video chat technology, at more than two hundred locations throughout the state. EEO Statement: The University of Mississippi Medical Center provides equal opportunity in any employment practice, education program, or education activity to all qualified persons. The Medical Center complies with all applicable laws regarding equal opportunity and affirmative action and does not unlawfully discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based upon race, color, gender, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or genetic information. Inquiries or complaints may be referred to the Office of the Director, Employee Relations, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216-4505. Similar Jobs Student Nurse Tech I - Adult Medicine Svcs | Jackson, MS - Main Campus Student Nurse Tech I-Hospital Medicine-4 Wiser | Jackson, MS - Main Campus Student Nurse Tech I - Mother Baby Unit | Jackson, MS - Main Campus Student Nurse Tech-Progressive Care Unit-4 north | Jackson, MS - Main Campus Student Nurse Tech I - Medical Surgical - 2 West - PT | Jackson, MS - Main Campus Follow Us