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Urgent Care Technician

Location: Highlands Ranch, CO, United States
Category: Technicians/Patient Care Support
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: 212129
Date Posted: Jun 11, 2024

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Description

Location: UCHealth UCHlthMG HRH Primary Care, US:CO:Highlands Ranch

Department: UCHlthMG HRH Urgent Care

FTE: Full Time, 1.0, 80.00 hours per pay period (2 weeks)

Shift: Days 

Pay: $20.26 - $26.34 / hour. Pay is dependent on applicant's relevant experience

Summary:

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

Requirements:

  • Basic Life Support
  • Emergency Medical Technician
  • Certified Medical Assistant
  • Registered Medical Assistant
  • Licensed Practical Nurse
  • EMT-Paramedic
  • High school diploma or GED.
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider. IV proficiency per department guidelines within 6 months of hire. One of the following credentials: CMA; RMA; State licensure as EMT, EMT-I, or Paramedic; completion of military medic course (no renewal required); Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).
  • 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.

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  • Tuition and continuing education reimbursement
  • Wellness benefits
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  • Education benefits for employees, including the opportunity to be eligible for 100% of tuition, books and fees paid for by UCHealth for specific educational degrees. Other programs may also qualify for up to $5,250 pre-paid by UCHealth or in the form of tuition reimbursement each calendar year

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  • UCHealth is a qualifying employer for the federal Public Service Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) program! UCHealth provides employees with free assistance navigating the PSLF program to submit their federal student loans for forgiveness through Savi.

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