Urgent Care Technician
Posted on Mar 11, 2019 by UCHealth
Department: UCHlthMG Integrity Urg Care E ()
* PRN (FTE must be 0) - Varies
* Flex - All Shifts/Combo of Shifts
* Certification Required
* Licensure Required
Provides emergent/urgent patient care under the direction of a physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner and/or registered nurse.
* Coordinatesflow of patients in the department to optimize throughput; keeps patientsapprised of delays.
* Observes patientsand notifies the provider and/or RN immediately if patient appears in distress.Prepares patients to see the provider; assists prior to, during, and followingexamination.
* Insertsfoley catheters, performs complex splinting, and performs venipuncture for thepurpose of drawing blood or inserting a saline lock.
* Maintainsexam and treatment rooms and other areas. Cleans equipment followingestablished guidelines. Ensures that established standard supply levels aremaintained; orders supplies as directed.
* Successful completion of ONE of the following programs: Medical Assistant; Emergency Medical Technician; Licensed Practical Nurse; or equivalent military coursework.
* BasicLife Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider.
* IV proficiency within 6 months of hire; memorandum of understanding to be signed at time of hire.
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