Torrance Memorial Medical Center Torrance, CA, USA
Under the supervision of a RN, the Advanced Emergency Department Technician (AEDT) works cooperatively with all team members to provide technical patient care services. The Advanced Emergency Department Technician assists nurses and physicians in the performance of their functions. The AEDT is responsible for adhering to all standards of care and for promoting teamwork among coworkers. #LI-LP1 Core Competencies May deliver oxygen therapy as required based on physician orders or initial assessment and notify physician. Communicates and documents finings of assessment to appropriate member of care team for needed interventions, and implements appropriate interventions within their scope, while maintaining confidentiality of patient. Recognizes abnormal findings from assessment and reports them immediately to ED provider, including but not limited to: Vital signs that are outside the normal range for age of the patient, deformities and swelling, changes in orientation status,...