Cleveland Clinic ED Technician II in Canton, Ohio
Job ID: 14928
The ED Technician II job duties may include but not be limited to the following activities: Assists patients with personal hygiene, feeding, showering/bathing as appropriate, ADLs, takes/monitors patient vital signs; bed-making and cleaning duties as appropriate.
Clerical duties on the nursing unit.
Transcribes physician orders.
Acts as a receptionist.
Receives and directs communications.
Maintains current records.
Assists the health care team in other clerical duties.
May be required to apply casts and soft goods.
Obtains patient information as directed by the RN and communicates back results (vital signs, intake and output, height and weight).
Performs EKGs as directed by the RN & present results to the assigned physician.
Conducts point-of-care testing for troponin, D dimers, and glucose and post results to patient chart, as directed by the RN.
Applies monitor leads, insert catheters, setup and assist with pelvic exams.
Applies Orthopedic Casting Lab (OCL) splints and notify the ordering provider of completion.
Responds to call lights and patient requests.
Ensures safe environment by raising side rails and ensuring call light within reach upon leaving patient, and orient patient/family to room.
Assists patients needing wheelchair or lifting support out of vehicles.
Medium Work: Exert up to 50lbs force occasionally, and/or up to 20lbs frequently, and/or 10lbs constantly.
Educational, Licensure, & Experience Requirements
High school graduate or equivalent required.
Keyboard and data entry skills as well as medical terminology preferred.
American Heart Association Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS) required.
Previous Nurse Assistant, Unit Assistant, Medical Assistant or medical clerical experience preferred.
Emergency experience preferred.
Keywords: Emergency Medicine, ED, ER, Emergency Dept, Emergency Department, Emergency Room, Emergency Medical Specialist, Critical Care, EM
Cleveland Clinic is pleased to be an equal employment/affirmative action employer: Women/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.