Performs a wide variety of technical patient care activities and clerical support related to patients admitted to Emergency Services. Assists nursing personnel by performing routine patient care activities.
Minimum Knowledge, Skills, Experience Required: Education/Licensure/Certifications:High school diploma or GED required.
Experience:Prior medical experience preferred. Additional Skills/Abilities:Must have excellent communication skills with the ability to work in a fast paced environment, requiring prioritizing and changing tasks frequently and quickly. Must be familiar with emergency procedures, legal requirements and standard nursing procedures.
Must be certified in BLS for Healthcare Providers. BLS for Healthcare Providers must be obtained in the orientation period. Knowledge of hospital forms and patient identification equipment preferred.
Must have a working knowledge of medical terminology. Must be familiar with multi-line telephone systems, copy machine, computer and fax machines. MOAB must be obtained within the first year of employment and maintained current.