Multi-Skilled Technician - FT - Days - General Medical Unit/T8

JPS Health Network - Fort Worth, TX3.8

30+ days ago
Description: The Multi Skilled Technician performs technical and clerical duties associated with the care and treatment of patients. Typical Duties:

  • Performs basic patient care with consideration for age and development stage.
  • Assist with patient care in a way that minimizes the risk of transfer of infection, accidental contamination, and protects the patient from injury or harm.
  • Obtains and records vital signs, I/O’s, weights, basic ECG monitoring, venipuncture’s, bedside testing, and documents in the patients record as directed by the licensed personnel.
  • Delivers and obtains items from other areas of the hospital as required.
  • Prepares and assists with admissions, discharges, procedures, ambulating and transfers of patients.
  • Assists in monitoring adequate availability and stocking of supplies and equipment according to established PAR levels.
  • Performs clerical functions (fax, copier, computer, printer; insurance coding, patient charges, and telephone).
  • Monitors patients with restraints or on suicide precautions and documents as directed.
  • Maintains a safe, clean work environment.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

  • Qualifications:
    • Required Education and Experience:

    • High School Diploma or GED.
    • 1 plus years of experience in recording vital signs, I/O’s, weights, basic ECG monitoring, venipuncture’s, bedside testing, patient transport and/or patient record documentation.
    • OR

    • High School Diploma or GED.
    • Completion of an accredited medical training program (e.g. EMT-B/I, EMT-P, CMA, CNA, etc.).
    • Required Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training:

    • Current Nurse Assistant certification from the Texas Department of Public Health (CNAs only).
    • Current certification from a national registry as a Certified Medical Assistant (CMA).
    • Current State of Texas registration (EMT).
    • Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) – CPR Certification
    • Must have current licensure, certification, or registration relative to the discipline used to qualify for the position and must be maintained throughout employment.
    • Completion of Area Specific Competency Based Orientation Program within the first 90 days of employment.
    • Preferred Education and Experience:

    • Completion of basic ECG, Phlebotomy, or Medical Terminology courses.
    • Graduated from an accredited nursing school.