Catholic Health Initiatives Emergency Room Technician - Emergency Department (Days) PRN in HOUSTON, Texas

Emergency Room Technician - Emergency Department (Days) PRN

Description

The Vintage Hospital is specifically designed to offer a compassionate healing environment while providing its unique brand of care to the Northwest Houston community. As well as named one of “The 20 Most Beautiful Hospitals in the United States.” for 2014 by Soliant Health, a leading specialty healthcare staffing provider and part of Adecco Group.

POSITION SUMMARY

Supports the delivery of safe, cost-efficient patient care in the Emergency Department by performing a variety of helpful Functions as delegated by the RN or Physician. Performs selected diagnostic and therapeutic tests and procedures. Provides assistance in transporting, transferring, lifting, and manual assistance with patient care. The function Performs general clerical support to the unit, as well as Performs cleaning Functions in patient care unit.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Education and Licensure Required:

  • High School Diploma/GED

Minimum Experience:

  • One (1) year of previous Emergency Room experience

Minimum Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • N/A

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

  1. Provides direct patient care as delegated by the RN and Medical Staff. Monitors and records vital signs, observes patients' physical, mental, and emotional condition and reports any changes to the nursing or medical staff

  2. Provides indirect patient care. Escorting patient to the exam room. Performs and documents general therapeutic/diagnostic measures. Acts as transporter. Assists with updating the Emergency Department Tracking Board/Care Manager (EDTB)

  3. Acts as unit clerk; Utilizes hospital information systems according to the hospital policy. Discharges patients and enters charges for patients in a timely matter. Utilizes the EDTB to improve patient flow. Performs order data entry as assigned by the nurse or physician

  4. Communicates with patients, family, physicians, other departments, unit personnel, and peers in an accurate, courteous and professional manner

  5. Demonstrates a commitment to patients, nursing staff, and Emergency Department in accordance with the team performance expectations

Job Clinical Support

Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKE VINTAGE

Daily Schedule Days/PRN

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0164523

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.