Hours Per Pay Period
Contact: Lauren Cervantes
The Emergency Department Technician's primary responsibility is to facilitate patient flow. The ED Technician provides basic patient care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.
He/she may perform selected procedures as defined in the Patient Care Standards Manual. Patient care would include: obtaining vital signs, placing patients in exam rooms, obtaining specimens, preparing patients for clinician evaluation, and assisting clinician. He/she will enter physician orders upon request. He/she will also see that the area is orderly, well stocked with supplies and equipment is ready for use.
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Must demonstrate technical competence and capable of using electronic medical recrods and centralized monitoring systems. Must have knowledge of Medical Terminology.
Must be able to interact professionally and effectively communicate with physicians, staff, patients, and public. Must show sensitivity for the hospitalized patient and family. Must be able to follow instructions, work quickly and accurately in a fast paced environment.
Analytical and grammatical skills are necessary to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Will utilize clerical and computer skills for a variety of support functions. Organizational and multi-tasking skills are essential. Must be able to fulfill the essential functions of the position.
Enloe Medical Center