Date Posted: 
Friday, December 3, 2021
Opportunity Type: 
Service
Location: 
Coldwater, OH 45828
Description: 

Position:    Inpatient Tech (2 Opportunities)
Shift:    12 hour shifts; 6:30 am – 7:00 pm
Status:     Full- Time; 6 shifts per biweekly pay period
Weekends:   Every third weekend
Holidays:   Yes- Rotation

We currently have an opportunity for a Full-Time, 12-hour, Day Shift Inpatient Tech to work in our Inpatient Services Department. This position reports to the Director of Inpatient Services.

Experience:
• STNA, nursing student, or previous CNA preferred
• CPR within 90 days of hire
• Successful completion of telemetry classes within 90 days of hire

Responsibilities:
• Demonstrates effective communication skills when interacting with providers, co-workers, patients, and families, whether in person, over the phone, or while paging overhead.
• Demonstrates ability to work in a fast-paced environment and to prioritize care in handling various types of patients and situations.
• Demonstrates ability to document within Epic, EHS, and use of a copier and fax machine.
• Ability to demonstrate competency with applicable policies and procedures and clinical skills.
o Obtaining accurate blood pressure, temperature, respiratory readings
o Assisting patients to the bathroom safely
o Ambulating patients
o Performing baths
o Turning patients every 2 hours
o Hourly rounding

• Functions competently as Telemetry Monitor Tech.
• Able to accurately assess and enter charges within Epic.
• Cooperatively works under the direction of the Director, Clinical Nurse Coordinator, or Nurse.
• Adjusts work flow based on census of unit.
• Assists with orientation of new hires.
• Assists with committees, task forces, and special project per direction of management.
• All other duties as assigned.

Skill/Ability:
• Ability to lift and move patients of various weights and sizes, up to 70 lbs.
• Individual is self-motivated with strong organizational skills, a positive attitude, and functions as a team player.

Expire Date: 
2021/11/08
Shift: 
Full-time 12 hr. Day Shift (2 Opportunities)

APPLY ONLINE
Contact us at jobs@mercer-health.com
Fax: 419.678.5674
Mail: attn: Human Resources
Mercer Health
800 West Main St.
Coldwater, OH 45828