Licking Memorial Point Of Care Technician - Hospital in Newark, Ohio
Point Of Care Technician - Hospital
- POINT OF CARE TECHNICIAN
Under assessment and supervision of the Registered Nurse and according to established policies and procedures, performs patient care activities in order to assist health care providers in performing various technical /clinical procedures in the patient care area.
Lifts, transfers, transport patients safely to an inpatient bed and to and from ancillary departments.
Collect, perform and document urine and glucometer tests and quality controls associated with it.
Collect, perform, document fecal and gastric occult test and quality controls associated with it.
Cast Room & Wound Dressing Procedures
Insert Foley catheter aseptically
Collect, label, and enter specimens obtained
Performing one-to-one monitoring on all restrained, suicidal, combative and other high-risk patients when requested by RN or physician.
Obtain vital signs and weights
Appropriate documentation in electronic medical record
Enters work orders in computer
Stocks supplies at bedside
Minimum requirement, high school diploma or GED.
Read, write, and follow verbal or written instructions.
Maintain CPR certification.
STNA, NA or MA licensure preferred
Obtain/maintain electronic medical record documentation skills
Work independently and professionally
Obtain/maintain 12 lead ECG testing proficiency
Obtain/maintain phlebotomy skill.
Obtain/maintain Ortho-Glass skills
Licking Memorial Health Systems is an equal opportunity employer and maintains compliance with all state, federal, and local regulations. Licking Memorial Health Systems does not discriminate against applicants because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, ancestry, national origin, veteran status, pregnancy, disability, marital status, or other characteristics protected by law.