Loma Linda University Medical Center
Murrieta , CA 92562
Posted 2 weeks ago
The Emergency Department Technician is a multi-faceted position incorporating the roles of Patient Care Assistant and Nursing Unit Secretary (NUS) Provides and documents care to patients under the direction of the RN, ensuring a safe, comfortable, and confidential environment. Completes order/data entry into the electronic medical record (EMR) as applicable.
Records and calculates all necessary parameters (i.e. patient intake/output, vital signs); interprets EKG tracings for diagnostic purposes; monitor and integrate cardiac rhythms as appropriate. Acts as a member of the health care team at all times to ensure appropriate resources to all internal/external customers; maintain secure and trusting environment, ensuring the customer's right to privacy and dignity. Provides safe, cost effective, competent, age and population specific, culturally sensitive, direct, basic patient care throughout hospitalization and in preparation for discharge according to established hospital and professional standards, and is responsible and accountable for this care.
Performs other duties as needed. Job Specifications:Knowledge and Skills:
Documented, current clinical competence in accordance with written, hospital-wide patient care programs, policies and procedures.
Able to speak and read English at a level that is sufficient to satisfactorily perform the essential functions of the position. Interpersonal skills to effectively work position assignments. Be able to answers telephones, Data entry, proofread, and retrieval via EMR, Diagnostic equipment for telemetry monitoring.
Personal computer and computer software skills (i.e. MS Windows, Excel, Access, Word, PowerPoint, internet, timekeeping, e-mail). Required Education and Experience: High school graduate or equivalent required.
Minimum of six months of experience as CNA or the appropriate equivalent required. No experience required with current/active EMT or CNA certification. Licensure, Certification, or Registration:
Certified Nursing Assistant/ Preferred. EMT/ Preferred. Current Basic life support certification for Health Care Providers required.
EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability