University Hospital Newark, NJ, USA
The primary purpose of the Emergency Department Technician position is to provide direct patient care, performs simple nursing procedures, performs in a technical capacity providing support to the professional staff in the evaluation and treatment of patients, and contributes to the overall orderliness and cleanliness of the unit under the direction and supervision of a Staff Nurse. Exercises competency in all procedures within the scope of practice, as appropriate to all ages of patients served from neonatal to the end of life. Qualifications High School Diploma or GED equivalent required. Ability to read, write, speak, understand and communicate in English sufficiently to perform the duties of the position required. Certification in phlebotomy required, or successful completion of a Medical Assisting program which includes phlebotomy training required. EKG certification preferred, and candidates without EKG must successfully complete training during new hire orientation at UH....