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Urgent Care Technician

Location: Halethorpe, MD Additional Locations:
Job Number: 847738 Date posted: 11/27/2019
Description:
Provides clinical and technical support services to providers and professional nursing staff in the Urgent Care department and/or Clinical Decision Unit in order to assist in provision of patient care, improve efficiency and optimize clinical outcomes.


Essential Functions:
- Coordinates flow of patients in the department to optimize throughput; keeps patients apprised of delays.
- Observes patients in the department and notifies the provider and/or RN immediately if patient appears in distress.
- Prepares patients to see the provider; assists prior to, during, and following examination as needed.
- Performs all skills required of the Clinical Assistant. Additionally, inserts foley catheters, performs complex splinting and performs venipuncture for the purpose of drawing blood or inserting a saline lock.
- Provides and reviews written instructions with patients as appropriate.
- Maintains examination and treatment rooms and other clinical and reception areas. Cleans equipment following established organizational guidelines. Ensures that established standard supply levels are maintained and orders supplies as directed by the Clinical Operations Manager or lead RN.
- Verifies eligibility and demographic information for both new and existing patients and, when necessary, inputs data in accordance with pre-enrollment and non-status change procedures. Collects, secures, and accounts for payments received from members, in compliance with established procedures.
- Performs other related duties as assigned.

Week 1: Sunday 12:00pm-8:30pm, Wednesday 12:00pm-8:30pm, Thursday 12:00pm-2030 

Week 2: Wednesday 12:00pm-8:30pm, Friday 4:00pm-12:30am, Saturday 4:00pm-12:30am

     

Basic Qualifications:
Experience

- Minimum two (2) years of experience as an Emergency Department technician, Emergency Medical Technician or military medic required OR equivalent combination of experience as an Urgent Care Clinical Assistant and completion of training on required skills.

Education
- High School Diploma or General Education Development (GED) required.
License, Certification, Registration
- Certified Nursing Assistant only required for the state of MD.
- Current American Heart Association BLS certification required.
- IV certification required within 6 months of hire.
 
Additional Requirements:
- Requires bending, lifting greater than 20 pounds, pushing wheelchairs/stretchers.

 

Preferred Qualifications:
- BLS

- IV Skills.

- Splinting Proficiency.

Minimum 2 years recent ER experience.

Must have Excellent Customer Service Skills.

 

 

 

 

 

Primary Location: Maryland,Halethorpe,South Baltimore Medical Office 1701 Twin Springs R Scheduled Weekly Hours: 24 Shift: Variable Workdays: Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat, Sun Working Hours Start: 12:00 PM Working Hours End: 12:30 AM Job Schedule: Part-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: OPEIU - Local 2 Job Level: Individual Contributor Job Category: Patient Care Services (Non RN) Department: Clinical Decision Unit Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.

External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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