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EMERGENCY TECH II

Bozeman Health
Bozeman

Job Description

REQUIREMENTS

EDUCATION

Required:

High School Degree or GED

Preferred:

LICENSURE and CERTIFICATION

Required:

BLS with the American Heart Association as a Health Care Provider

Preferred:

Emergency Medical Technician License or Certified Nursing Assistant

EXPERIENCE

Required:

One year Emergency Department or EMS experience

Preferred:

KNOWLEDGE OF, SKILLS IN, ABILITY TO, COMPLEXITY AND DIFFICULY:

KNOWLEDGE OF:

SKILLS IN:

Perform a variety of patient-related duties under the guidance of the registered nurse.
In addition, must possess the skills and abilities to perform reception, secretarial and clerical duties for the patient care area.
The emergency Technician is responsible for recognizing if he/she has not had proper training or if the request is beyond his/her scope of practice.

ABILITY TO:

COMPLEXITY AND DIFFICULTY:

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
20% Time Spent - Provide emergency Department technical support for nurses and physicians to optimize patient care. This includes but is not limited to vital sign monitoring, placing patients on the cardiac monitor, performing blood glucose monitoring and obtaining lab specimens, to include urine and stool only.
20% Time Spent - Demonstrates skills as a receptionist: receives, greets and directs patients and families: demonstrates proper phone etiquette and transcribes physician orders.
5% Time Spent - Stocks supplies
5% Time Spent - Performs other duties as assigned or required.
50% Time Spent - Applies Splints, Applies wound dressings, clean and irrigate wounds, prepare wounds for cleansing, and monitor telemetry.

Additional Functions - Stroke Competency:
Complies with hospital policies, procedures, protocols, and guidelines related to care for patients with an acute stroke.
Participates in two hours of initial cerebrovascular disease (stroke) education by November 1, 2018, or within one year of hire.
Participates in one hour annually of cerebrovascular disease (stroke education).

Employment Type

Part Time

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