Emergency Trauma Technician, Per Diem - Westwood
Los Angeles, CA 
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Job Description
Responsibilities

The ED Emergency Trauma Technician delivers patient care under the direct supervision of registered nurses. Performs basic patient care skills; follows infection control practices; positions, transfers, and transports patients; takes vital signs; collects specimens; accurately observes, reports, and documents; performs range of motion; assists with feedings, self-care activities, and elimination needs.

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of suturing and suture removal, dressing application, splinting and casting.
  • Skill in CPR and EKG's.
  • Skill in preparing wounds for treatment, set up and assisting with special procedures such as incision and drainage of infected areas.
  • Knowledge of insertion of chest tubes and trauma procedures.
  • Ability to assist nursing staff with routine patient care.
  • Ability to perform as a team member and provide professional staff support to physicians and nurses.

UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.


University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy.

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Experience
Open
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