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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.

Position Requirements

  • 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.

Essential Functions

  • 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.

Physical Demands

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.