BJC Healthcare Student Nurse Technician, GI Surgery, PRN in Saint Louis, Missouri
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Barnes-Jewish Hospital at Washington University Medical Center is the largest hospital in Missouri and is ranked as one of the nation's top hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. Barnes-Jewish Hospital's staff is composed of full-time academic faculty and community physicians of Washington University School of Medicine, supported by a house staff of residents, interns, fellows and other medical professionals. Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Barnes-Jewish Hospital was the first adult hospital in Missouri to be certified as a Magnet Hospital by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
Gastrointestinal surgery provides care for colon/rectal patients with a comprehensive approach to the treatment of diseases of the colon and rectum, utilizing both surgical and non-operative techniques. The unit's multidisciplinary team consists of nurses, enterostomal therapists, physicians and chaplains working to exceed patients' needs. Urology surgery provides care to patients with infections, renal stones, ileoconduits, nephrostomy tubes and stents. Nurses also care for prostatectomy and nephroctomy patients.
Provides multi-skilled, direct patient care, under the direction and supervision of a registered professional nurse.
Assists nurse with patient and family education. Documents all patient care activities provided.
Ensures availability of supplies and equipment to meet each patient's needs.
Implements direct patient care under the supervision of the nurse.
Collects clinical data and information on patients, and documents appropriately.
Instructs patients in preparations for tests and procedures.
- Enrolled-accredited RN program
- No Experience
- No Experience
Preferred Requirements and Additional JobInformation
- Enrolled-accredited BSN prg
Note: not all benefits apply to all openings
- Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time
*Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center
The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.
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