ER Technician I - ED League City Campus (Part Time -Mid Shift

  • University of Texas Medical Branch
  • Galveston, TX, USA
  • May 18, 2021

Job Description

Min Qualifications REQUIRED EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE: High School or equivalent. No experience required Current BLS Completion of one of the following technical programs: Completion of EMT program or Is enrolled in a recognized School of Nursing and has completed the first semester of education which contains clinical concepts and health assessments or Active state EMS certification in good standing at the date of hire or Recognized military training as a US Army medic, US Navy Corpsmen, US Air Force Medic, or US Coast Guard Corpsmen JOB SUMMARY: To provide basic technical assistance and supportive patient care to meet the needs of individual patients throughout assigned areas in the Emergency Department. Specific Job Related Duties Collects, reports and documents data. Takes vital signs, height and weight, intake and output, pulse oximetry, and collects specimens. Performs and reports Point of Care Testing. Assists with patient activities and care as assigned by the charge nurse/designee as indicated by the patients plan of care. Provides for patients personal hygiene: Bathes patients, performs oral suctioning and superficial wound care, assists with elimination, cares for the incontinent patient and the patient with a urinary catheter, and provides ostomy care. Assists with patient feeding. • Ambulates, positions, and turns patients and cares for the patient with altered mobility Equal Employment Opportunity UTMB Health strives to provide equal opportunity employment without regard to race, color, national origin, sex, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information or veteran status. As a VEVRAA Federal Contractor, UTMB Health takes affirmative action to hire and advance women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. Req id: 70402