Catholic Health Initiatives *Emergency Room Technician - Emergency Department (Nights) Full-Time in HOUSTON, Texas

*Emergency Room Technician - Emergency Department (Nights) Full-Time

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 and/or preferred)

  • High School Diploma/GED

Experience

  • One (1) or more years of previous emergency room experience

Position Responsibilities

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

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

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

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

  5. Demonstrates a commitment topatients, nursing staff, and Emergency Department in accordance with the teamperformance expectations

Job Clinical Support

Primary Location TEXAS-HOUSTON-ST LUKE VINTAGE

Daily Schedule Nights/Full-Time

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 72

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0176225

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.