LCMC Health SR NURSE TECH in Marrero, Louisiana

The Telemetry SNT is responsible for the delivery of non-professional customer care according to the established policies of the department, West Jefferson Medical Center and the Louisiana State Board of Nursing. The Telemetry SNT demonstrates the knowledge and skills necessary to assist the nursing personnel in providing care to acutely ill adult and geriatric patients with cardiac, medical, surgical, and post critical care needs. The Telemetry SNT focuses on the care of cardiac, medical, surgical, and post surgical cardiac patients on telemetry. The Telemetry SNT works in collaboration with and under direct supervision of the Registered Nurse (RN) in the delivery of care to patients who are at minimal-to-moderately high risk, and to a large extent care is routine, standardized and outcomes are predictable. The Telemetry SNT is mentored by the RN and recognizes his/her personal and legal limitations and seeks assistance and guidance appropriately.