Community Health Systems ED Technician in Clarksville, Tennessee

Description:

The Emergency Department Technician provides technical support for physicians and nurses, working under the guidance and supervision of the department Charge Nurse. The Emergency Department Technician assists staff nurses with patient care to optimize outcomes and assists staff and providers with organization of workstations, provider order entry, telephone and paging requirements, inputting charges and organizing charts. Performs aseptic venipuncture procedures, including collection of blood samples and blood cultures.

Qualifications

Education / License / Certification:

  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • BLS Certification required (must be obtained by the end of the month after 90 days of hire or placement)

  • Phlebotomy certification required

  • Successful completion of a Certified Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant, Emergency Medical Tech, paramedic program preferred

Experience / Skills:

  • Prior experience in Emergency Department specialty preferred

  • Prior laboratory/phlebotomy experience preferred

  • Good grasp of medical terminology

  • Good interpersonal and communication skills

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced ever-changing environment

  • Attention to detail and concentration

Job: Emergency Services

Organization: Tennova Health Care - Clarksville

Location: TN-Clarksville

Requisition ID: 1726052