Clinical Technician Intern: SOARING Program (February 2020 Cohort)

Johns Hopkins Hospital Nursing - Baltimore, MD

Full-time
Requisition #: 197731
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital Nursing, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Nursing Support/Patient Care
Work Shift: Rotating Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: Oct. 24, 2019

Clinical Technician Intern

SOARING Program: FEBRUARY 2020 COHORT

The Johns Hopkins Hospital - Baltimore, MD

For more information on the SOARING Program, visit: http://www.hopkinsmedicine.org/nursing/jobs/application_process/soaring/

To be considered for the program, you must register and attend an Open House held at the Johns Hopkins Hospital.

Please email SOARING@jhmi.edu to learn about our Open House dates and register for an upcoming event.

The SOARING program prepares CNA's to practice in an advanced direct patient care role. The program is based on the core values of success, ownership, accountability, responsibility, respect, independence, integration, and growth. Graduates of the SOARING program provide highly skilled and compassionate patient- and family-centered care as a contributing member of the health care team. Become a Clinical Technician at The Johns Hopkins Hospital!

Under the direct supervision of a Clinical Instructor, the Clinical Technician Intern performs routine patient activities and delegated patient care procedures of a specialized and technical nature which includes observing and monitoring patient condition, identifying changes in collected patient data and notifying nurse, setting-up and maintaining specialized clinical equipment, knowledge of aseptic technique, collecting blood specimens and performing related, delegated nursing procedures.

REQUIREMENTS:
Education: High School Diploma or equivalent, and successful completion of a "Patient Care Technician" or "Advanced Patient Care Skills" course at one of the following colleges:

Anne Arundel Community College: Advanced Patient Care Techninian
Baltimore City Community College: Patient Care Technician
Community College of Baltimore County: Patient Care Technician
Howard Community College: Advanced Patient Care Skills
Frederick Community College
Prince George's Community College

Certification, Licensure, etc: Certified Nursing Assistant license active on the MBON. Active CPR certification provided by American Heart Association, American Red Cross, or Military Training Network.

Knowledge: Knowledge of routine patient care activities (i.e. VS, pulse, oximetry, ht/wt, abdominal girth). Knowledge of aseptic technique, basis wound care, patient safety, and patient transport techniques. Knowledge of recording and reporting pertinent clinical data. Knowledge of setting up and management of specialized patient care equipment.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.