JHSCS Preop PACU Clinical Technician - Ambulatory Surgical Center

Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System - Lutherville, MD

Full-time
Requisition #: 193787
Location: Johns Hopkins Hospital/Johns Hopkins Health System, Lutherville, MD 21093
Category: Nursing Support/Patient Care
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Sept. 17, 2019
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Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse, and taking into consideration the developmental needs of the patient, performs routine patient activities and delegated patient care procedures of a specialized and technical nature which includes observing and monitoring patient condition, identifying changes in collected patient data and notifying nurse, setting-up and maintaining specialized clinical equipment, knowledge of aseptic technique, collecting specimens and performing related, delegated nursing procedures. The ASC Clinical Technician will flex between the Prep, PACU, & Procedural areas of the ASC. The ASC clinical Technician may also flex to other areas as needed to meet the daily operational neeeds of the ASC.

Shift:
Days, Full Time (40 hours)

8:30 a.m. - 4 p.m., M-F; No weekend work required.

Non-exempt; Pay Grade: RB

Work Location:
Green Spring Ambulatory Surgery Center Pavilion III

10803 Falls Road

Suite 3100

Lutherville, MD 21093

A. Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. B. Knowledge Knowledge of aseptic technique, basis wound care, patient safety, and patient transport and procedure positioning techniques. Knowledge of proper specimen handeling. Knowledge of recording and reporting pertinent clinical data. Knowledge of setting up and management of specialized patient care equipment. C. Skills Basic analytical ability is required to: Operate electronic monitoring equipment Determine appropriate information and resources needed r/t clinical situation Organize and summarize information. Make judgments regarding routine patient care activities within scope of practice. Highly effective verbal communication and interpersonal skills to establish working relationships that foster optimal quality patient care. Demonstrated skills in performing routine patient care activities (i.e. VS, pulse, oximetry, ht/wt, abdominal girth). Ability to document legibly using a writing instrument. Ability to use computer keyboard functions to input and obtain data. D. Required Licensure, Certification, Etc. Nursing Assistant certification. (CNA)
BCLS Basic Cardiac Life Support E. Work Experience One year of experience working as a clinical technician required.
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