HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Technician PRN - CVU in Houston, Texas

West Houston Medical Center – Houston, TX

Nurse Technician – Cardiovascular Unit (CVU) – PRN, As Needed

West Houston Medical Center offers outstanding inpatient and outpatient healthcare services close to your home in west Houston. Built in 1985, our 278-bed acute care hospital is located on Richmond Avenue just east of Dairy Ashford. West Houston Medical Center boasts a team of more than 1,000 people, including 500 physicians, who are committed to the care and improvement of human life. Our staff includes people from 33 countries and 39 states, a diversity which helps us relate to our equally diverse community.

West Houston Medical Center is looking for a Nurse Technician - Cardiovascular Unit (CVU).


  • Demonstrates proficiency in taking vital signs (TPR, B/P), able to take B/P manually as well as with electronic B/P machine

  • Demonstrates knowledge of operation of patient related equipment

  • Observes and communicates pertinent information regarding patient care problems and concerns to assigned R.N./Charge Nurse

  • Attends and actively participates in unit meetings

  • Practices hospital infection control policies

  • Uses job knowledge and proficiency of skills to successfully assist in orientation of new employees

  • Keeps informed of various changes and concerns through use of Meditech, unit-based communication binders, etc.

  • Follows fall precaution protocol

  • Completes other duties assigned

  • Adheres the Customer Service Principles of West Houston Medical Center.


  • Current certification as a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) in Texas.

  • Current BLS from the American Heart Association.

  • High school graduate or equivalent with documented competency in providing basic nursing care in accordance with competency inventory

  • Previous experience in hospital/nursing home patient care setting preferred

Title: Nurse Technician PRN - CVU

Location: Texas-Houston-West Houston Medical Center - Houston

Requisition ID: 00417-70328