Children''s Mercy Hospitals & Clinics Emergency Nursing Services Care Tech in Kansas City, Missouri
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The Emergency Nursing Services Technician performs a variety of supportive technical, clinical, and clerical tasks under the supervision of licensed nursing staff and as directed by the Charge Nurse or Nursing Department Director. The Emergency Nursing Services Technician demonstrates commitment to providing safe and effective care.
High school diploma or equivalent.
Prefer Emergency Department or pediatric experience, but prior experience is not mandatory.
CNA, required upon hire.
If not a Certified Nursing Assistant (CAN), one of the following criteria must be met:
Enrolled in a professional (BSN/AD) or practical (LPN) nursing education program and have successfully completed the fundamental is nursing course.
Within the past three (3) years, was a professional (BSN/AD) or practical (LPN) nursing licensure candidate who failed to pass the state examination in any state.
Worked as a nurse assistant, emergency medical technician (EMT), or surgical technician within the past three (3) years.
Completed a UAP (unlicensed assistive personnel) program in Missouri or another state (that meets current regulatory requirements) within the past three (3) years.
Completed a professional (BSN/AD) or practical (LPN) nursing program outside the United States and is awaiting the licensure examination in the country.
Ability to produce the volume of work expected for this job.
Produces work that is accurate, neat and adheres to standards.
Understands appropriate procedures and theory effective in utilizing materials and equipment.
Is accountable to carry out instructions and fulfill job responsibilities.
Willing to assume additional work or change work methods, receptive to job irregularities.
Demonstrates interest and enthusiasm at work.
Maintains professional appearance.
Communicates effectively with staff, co-workers, patients and members of the management team.
Promotes the philosophy of the department and strives to deliver quality care.
Supports decisions made by the management team.
Values cultural diversity.
Successful completion, and Director approval, of Emergency Nursing Services Care Technician II Qualification Validation tool at time of promotion and annually at the time of employee evaluation.
Software Application Skills (e.g. Microsoft Office Suite).