The support tech functions under the supervision of the registered nurse by serving the unit in two distinct roles according to assignment. In a priority role, the support tech serves as a mobility assistant and works with the registered nurse to optimize patient mobility using specialized patient-lifting equipment. In a second capacity, the support tech serves as the unit desk support, managing the nurse call system needs, answering telephones, stocking supplies/equipment, filing and ensuring a clean and uncluttered environment of care. The support tech provides nursing support to achieve the organization's mission of excellent patient care and nursing's vision of setting a new standard of excellence in autonomous and accountable nursing practice committed to patient advocacy and innovative patient care in a climate of trust and collaboration.
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Minimum Pay Rate - Hourly: $16.00
Midpoint Pay Rate - Hourly: $18.15
We invite you to join our team! Our work and passion for excellence are intended to have an impact beyond the communities in which we serve. You may apply for a maximum of 10 positions at any given time. For general application process topics please review our Frequently Asked Questions. For technical assistance please contact Human Resources at 352-265-0441.
UF Health Shands Hospital is committed to diversity as a competitive advantage in attracting top talent from across the nation and around the world. We believe in sharing knowledge, learning from one another, valuing different opinions, and celebrating the things that make each one of us unique in our own right. UF Health Shands Hospital is an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace. Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/D/V
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