Under the general
supervision of the Unit Director and with the authority of the Chief Nursing
Officer, the ER Tech applies the nursing process (assessment, planning,
intervention and evaluation) in caring for patients. Effectively interact with patient, significant
others, and other heath team members.
Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on
physical, psycho/social, education, safety and related criteria for the
newborn, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric population. The ER Tech also
assists the ER staff with entering patient charges in the computer and
maintaining clean ER rooms.
QUALIFICATIONS: EDUCATION: High school graduate.
TRAINING AND EXPERIENCE: Previous experience
preferred, but not required.
JOB KNOWLEDGE: Basic knowledge of the nursing
process and nursing principles, CPR