Catholic Health Initiatives Emergency Room Technician - Springwoods Emergency Department(Days) PRN in THE WOODLANDS, Texas

Emergency Room Technician - Springwoods Emergency Department(Days) PRN

Description

The WoodlandsHospital

A

primary and secondary care hospital serving North Harris and Montgomery

counties. Clinical services include cardiovascular services, diagnostic

imaging, women’s services (digital mammography and bone density studies),

neurosciences, pediatric care (Newborn and Level II nurseries) and surgery,

pathology and pulmonary services, and sleep disorders. Clinical affiliations

include The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center’s Radiation Treatment

Center, and Texas Children’s Hospital.

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

  1. 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)

  1. 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

  1. Communicates with

patients, family, physicians, other departments, unit personnel, and peers in

an accurate, courteous and professional manner

  1. Demonstrates a

commitment to patients, nursing staff, and Emergency Department in accordance

with the team performance expectations

Qualifications

Education:

High

School Diploma/GED Required

Minimum Experience:

One

(1) year of previous Emergency Room experience.

Job Professional Clinical/Allied Health

Primary Location TEXAS-THE WOODLANDS-ST LUKE WOODLANDS

Daily Schedule Days

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Occasional

Req ID: 2018-R0166703

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.