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The Emergency Department Technician’s primary responsibility is to facilitate patient flow.  The ED Technician provides basic patient care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse.  They may perform selected procedures as defined in the Patient Care Standards Manual.  Patient care would include: obtaining vital signs, placing patients in exam rooms, obtaining specimens, preparing, and assisting patients for clinician evaluation, and assisting clinician. They will see that the area is orderly, well stocked with supplies and equipment is ready for use.


Minimum: Previous medical training such as EMT or Military Corpsman OR six months emergency department or pre-hospital experience


One year experience on an ambulance or in an emergency department


Minimum: Current CPR Certification


Must demonstrate technical competence and capable of using electronic medical records and centralized monitoring systems.  Must have knowledge of Medical Terminology. Must be able to interact professionally and effectively communicate with physicians, staff, patients, and public.  Must show sensitivity for the hospitalized patient and family.  Must be able to follow instructions, work quickly and accurately in a fast-paced environment. Analytical and grammatical skills are necessary to communicate effectively, verbally and in writing. Will utilize clerical and computer skills for a variety of support functions. Organizational and multi-tasking skills are essential.

Minimum Education and Experience

Education Required: None
Hiring Requirements for This Job:
  • Background Checks
  • Minimum Hourly Wage: 19.35
    Maximum Hourly Wage: 21.87

    About Enloe Medical Center

    Enloe Medical Center is a 298-bed, level II trauma center located in the vibrant Northern Californian city of Chico. Serving more than 400,000 residents in a six-county region in Northern California, we provide quality, compassionate, cost-effective care to our patients. Enloe Medical Center is the largest medical center in the region, and is the only acute care facility in a city with a metropolitan population of over 100,000 people.