Urgent Care Tech - West End Care Now - per diem
Company: St. Luke's University Health Network
Posted on: November 22, 2021
St. Luke's is proud of the skills, experience and compassion of
its employees. The employees of St. Luke's are our most valuable
asset! Individually and together, our employees are dedicated to
satisfying the mission of our organization which is an unwavering
commitment to excellence as we care for the sick and injured;
educate physicians, nurses and other health care providers; and
improve access to care in the communities we serve, regardless of a
patient's ability to pay for health care.
The Urgent Care Technician facilitates the patient's flow into the
hospital system. They are responsible for the registration of the
patient (dependent upon location), receiving the patient into the
clinical area, clerical duties, and assists with patient and health
care team needs. The Urgent Care Technician interacts with the
patient and/or family, therefore, acting in a professional and
courteous manner at all times. JOB DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Accurately completes the registration process as outlined by the
Registration Policy and Procedure Manual.
Maintains a working knowledge of policies and procedures pertaining
to outpatient registration, Systoc registration, order entry, and
Performs clerical duties related to the Urgent Care Center (to
include answering phones, order entry, relay of messages,
Performs clinical procedures within scope of practice (dressing
application/changes, splinting, assist with casting).
Assist with receiving patients into the system and anticipates
needs according to the chief complaint.
Documents patient information in the electronic medical record.
Performs EKG's, glucometry, phlebotomy, point of care testing, UDS
collections, breath alcohol tests, and other specimen
Participates in creation of treatment plan as overseen by the
Communicates new orders and change in patient condition to the
Must be CPR certified.
Monitors and maintains inventory of the department.
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY REQUIREMENTS:
Sit up to 2 hours per day; 1 hour at a time. - Stand for up to 8
hours per day; 6 hours at a time. - Walk up to 6 hours per day; 10
minutes at a time. - Consistently lift, carry, and push objects up
to 10 lb. - Transport patients weighing up to 250 lb. via
wheelchair, bed and/or stretcher. - Frequently stoop and bend and
reach above shoulder level. - Must be able to perceive attributes
of an object through touch. - Must be able to hear as it relates to
normal conversation and high/low frequencies. - Must be able to see
as it relates to general, near, far, color, and peripheral
High school education or equivalent. -Ability to read, write,
speak, and understand English.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE:
High school graduate or equivalent. -Experience working in a
clinical setting required. -Medical Assistant
Training/Certification preferred. -CPR certification. - - - - -
Please complete your application using your full legal name and
-current home address. -Be sure to -include -employment history for
-the past seven (7) years, including your present employer. -
Additionally, you are -encouraged to upload a current resume,
including all work history, education, and/or certifications and
-licenses, if applicable. -It is highly recommended that you create
a profile at the conclusion of submitting your first application.
-Thank you for your interest in St. Luke's!!
St. Luke's University Health Network is an Equal Opportunity
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