Multiskilled Technician - PT - Days - General Medical Unit/T8

JPS Health Network - Fort Worth, TX (30+ days ago)3.9


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.