Mercy Health (Multiple Locations) Student Nurse Tech in Saint Louis, Missouri
We're a Little Different Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service. We don't believe in jobs at Company , we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart. At Company , you'll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We're a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow. Retain strong student nurses/coworkers nursing school and when graduate. Allow nursing staff to train on skills as a tech which is a huge cost-savings, thus allowing student nurse to fast track through Fellowship program. Student nurse will attend fellowship classes specific to their selected area of practice and will be compensated during this time. Under the direction of the RN or LPN, assists in the individualized care of the patient to achieve the patient's highest level of wellness. Works cooperatively with others as part of a team; recognizes the importance of group goals. Performs designated clinical procedures and non-clinical support tasks essential to providing care to the patient. Performs technical skills such as dressing changes, tube feedings, suctioning, catheter inserted after proper instruction has been given. Assists in unit operational support tasks or duties. TRACK 1 AND TRACK 2 * Must be current employee PCA or PCT Role * Receive validation from school that they have the right skills * By Track 2 - must be able to precept incoming PCA/PCTs PAY INCREASE? * Nursing leader should be discussing their passion for full time role when graduates; help align them with right department for Track 3 and 4. May include shadowing in other departments. TRACK 3 2nd to last Semester of school * 120 clinical hours needed before moving to Track 3 and Coworker must provide documentation to Fellowship Coordinator * Letter of Recommendation form to be completed by Coworker * Must be in PCT role or moved to PCT role for Track 3 TRACK 4 Last semester of school TITLE TO CHANGE TO STUDENT NURSE TECH AND PAY INCREASE OF $.50/hour* Department will be responsible for submitting the ePAF to change person from PCT to Student Nurse Tech Role * Minimum qualification - Current PCT at Company * Provide evidence of academic and skill competency progress from school and Company Unit validates as well * Serves volunteers in one Company Sponsored community service activity * Shadow/Train with Wound Care and Respiratory Therapist coworker specific to Service Line * Reinforce patient/family education related to patients' treatment plan * Will complete Senior Practicum at Company * NCLEX Tutoring UNDER THE DIRECTION OF Company RN WHILE IN TRACK 3/4:Insert/remove Foleys and NG tubes, remove IVsDraw Labs/VenipunctureProvide Trach Care T4Advanced Training Specific to Unit EKG, Echo, etc. Because you're committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Company . That's why you'll bring to your role the right set of qualifications: MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: * Current PCT at Company Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We're also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care - that's just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply..EEO/AA/Minorities/Females/Disabled/VeteransEmployer's Job# 782310Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.