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Clinical Technician Job

Cleveland Clinic

Date: Apr 16, 2014

Location: Cleveland, OH, US

Clinical Technician

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Hospital: Main Campus Non-Exempt2
Facility: Cleveland Clinic Main Campus
Department: H62/H63 Neuro Stepdown
Job Code: G13001
Pay Grade: 7
Schedule: Full Time
Shift: Nights
Hours: 11p-7a
Job Details:

Summary: Under the supervision of an RN participates in the delivery of patient care at an advanced level which includes providing a variety of technical tasks performed in an effective and efficient manner.

Job Responsibilities: Performs or asssists with technical skills specifically identified on skills checklists for which training and competency has been established. These may include but are not limited to vital signs, weights, pulse oximetry, point of care testing (POCT), dressing changes, urinary catheter insertions, phlebotomy, application of external monitoring devices and application of simple VAC dressings. Reports abnormal findings or changes in physical, mental and emotional conditions to RN. Maintains personal growth and development through the ongoing process of formal and informal education. Demonstrates a positive, concerned and sensitive response in the workplace. Other duties as assigned.

Education: High School diploma or GED. Knowledge and understanding of basic patient care activities normally attained through one or more years of formal training in allied health or healthcare field such as nursing, medical assisting, EMT, or similar field. Ability to read, write and speak English and to follow oral and written instructions. Good interpersonal skills to interact with patients and staff. Ability to perform basic applied mathmatics.

Experience: Demonstrates proficiency in applied mathematics and reading comprehension at an 8th grade level. Successful completion of BLS within new hire period One year of recent, full time patient care experience in a hospital, nursing home or healthcare field. Additional education/training may substitute for some/all of the stated experience (i.e. mental health experience)

Licensure/Certification/Registration: None

Physical Requirements: Requires full body motion to move and lift patients, manual finger dexterity with good eye-hand coordination; involves extensive standing and walking. Medium Work - Exerting 50 to 100 pounds of force rarely, and/or 0 to 50 pounds of force occasionaly to move objects. Physical Demand requirements are in excess of those for Medium Work.

Category: Nursing Support/Patient Services

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland
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