The Health Technician position provides clinical and administrative support in a wide variety of patient care and related activities in the Emergency Department (ED) at the South Texas Veterans Health Care System (STVHCS). This position is located at Audie L. Murphy VAMC in San Antonio, Texas within Nursing Service. Duties may include but are not limited to: -Obtains and documents patients vital signs (blood pressure, pulse, temperature, respiration, weight, oxygen saturation and postural vital signs). Able to set-up and use electronic thermometers, vital sign measurement equipment, and pulse oximetry. Recognizes and reports abnormal values to Registered Nurse (RN). -Initiates cardiac monitoring correctly, and is able to admit/discharge patients from monitoring system and print rhythms st
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We believe that good health is the cornerstone of progress. We are firm in our resolve to make exemplary health care accessible and affordable to all, dedicated to lowering the high rate of cardiovascular disease, including stroke, in minority populations and committed to advocacy and diversity. We are guided by ethical principles in all transactions and strive for excellence in our training and skills.