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UCHealth Urgent Care Technician in Greeley, Colorado

Delivers care to patients, performing established nursing procedures utilizing population-specific guidelines within an urgent care environment. Triages walk-in and call-in patients and assesses per approved protocols.

Summary:

Provides emergent/urgent patient care under the direction of a physician, physician assistant, nurse practitioner and/or registered nurse.

Position Details:

UCHlthMG G Main Urgent Care Greeley, CO

Greeley Medical Clinic

CHealth Medical Group Greeley

FTE Status: .9 (FT 72 hrs bi-weekly)

Shift: Days

Responsibilities:

Coordinates flow of patients in the department to optimize throughput; keeps patients apprised of delays.

Observes patients 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.

Inserts Foley catheters, performs complex splinting, and performs venipuncture for the purpose of drawing blood or inserting a saline lock.

Maintains exam and treatment rooms and other areas. Cleans equipment following established guidelines. Ensures that established standard supply levels are maintained; orders supplies as directed.

Within scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.

Other information:

High School Diploma Required

Minimum Required Education:

Successful completion of ONE of the following programs: Medical Assistant; Emergency Medical Technician; Licensed Practical Nurse; or equivalent military coursework.

Required Licensure/Certification: Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider. IV proficiency within 6 months of hire.

BLS through the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card in-hand before start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by either the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional Rescuer is only good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American Heart Association sanctioned course.)

Minimum Experience :

None required

This position's pay range starts at: $16.070000/hour.

An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon organizational and individual performance.

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