Emergency Department Tech

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POST DATE 8/25/2016
END DATE 10/13/2016

Christus Health San Antonio, TX

Company
Christus Health
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
5000132195906
AJE Ref #
575977103
Location
San Antonio, TX
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

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Description

POSITION SUMMARY:

The Emergency Room Technician works with the RN's in the Emergency Room to provide care to patients. They have special skills beyond those of a Patient Care Assistant for example, they can perform venipuncture, dress wounds, removal staples and sutures, and measure peak expiratory flow rate.

Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS:

A. EDUCATION:



- A High School Diploma or GED is required.

- Completion of one of the following educational programs is required:


a) Successful completion of a Nursing Assistant program OR

b) Successful completion of a Medical Assistant program OR

c) Successful completion of a Basic EMT program (Intermediate EMT or Paramedic preferred).

B. EXPERIENCE:



- One (1) year of patient care experience in an acute care hospital or EMT field/Emergency Care Setting required.


C. LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:



- Current CPR certification required.

- If certified as Nursing Assistant, Associate must maintain current certification.

- If certified as a Medical Assistant, maintaining current certification is preferred.

- If certified as an EMT, maintaining current certification is preferred.