Catholic Health Initiatives Emergency Room Technician-Harmony Freestanding ED (2nd Shift) PRN in THE WOODLANDS, Texas

Emergency Room Technician-Harmony Freestanding ED (2nd Shift) PRN


Hospital Outpatient Departments

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.

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



High School Diploma/GED Required

Minimum Experience:

One (1) year of previous Emergency Room experience.

Job Clinical Support


Daily Schedule PRN

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0153313