Urgent Care Tech (Upper Perk Care Now - Full Time Days 40 hr/wk)
Company: St. Luke's University Health Network
Posted on: January 24, 2023
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
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 charge processes.
- 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
- 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 vision.
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. Medical terminology.
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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