Ambulatory Care Technician - Ambulatory Care Support
JOB SUMMARY: The Ambulatory Care Technician (ACT) is an unlicensed multi-skilled employee who partners with providers and clinic staff to provide ongoing support services to maximize efficiency while ensuring optimal patient/family experience. Welcomes/rooms patient and family in a timely efficient manner and collects patient information and vital signs specific to the practice setting (medical history, medication usage, etc). Effectively utilizes Valley Children's Hospital systems, software and modules effectively to perform job-related functions. Documents all pertinent information in a precise, clear manner. The incumbent functions as a patient care team member assisting licensed staff in the performance and provision of safe, service-oriented and efficient patient care.Care provided by the ACT is supervised by a Registered Nurse.
REQUIREMENTS: This position requires: A) a High School Diploma/GED; B) graduation from a patient care program or two semesters of a nursing program or 2 years in a similar role in lieu of patient care program or nursing program requirement; C) a BLS Certification; and D) the ability to work in a team environment and manage multiple priorities in a timely manner. Prior experience in providing direct patient care is preferred. 1 year of experience assisting in a medical office or hospital preferred. Medical terminology skills are preferred. Bilingual skills desirable.
POSITION DETAILS: Full Time, 80 hours per pay period