HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Emergency Services Technician PRN in Summerville, South Carolina

/ Summerville Medical Center is a 94-bed, acute-care hospital with a 24-hour emergency room and comprehensive medical services. The facility enjoys an enviable reputation for its cardiac services, pediatrics, and women’s services, including “home-like” birthing suites. Trident Health has earned recognition as a leader in the delivery of healthcare in the Lowcountry. /

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Position Summary:

Under the direction and supervision of Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses the Emergency Room (ER) Technician administers direct nursing care consistent with the nursing care plan, including treatment, hygiene, monitoring vital signs, starting IV’s, drawing blood, performing EKG’s, and placing catheters.

The ER Technician accepts additional tasks as assigned. Performs necessary clerical duties by computing and maintaining records for a nursing unit.

The ER Technician provides overall management of the nursing station including taking off physician orders, answering telephones, answering patient call lights, ordering supplies and obtaining supplies and other duties as needed.

The ER Technician o bserves EKG monitors and reports any abnormalities or unusual rhythms to the charge nurse immediately.

Also accepts additional tasks assigned.


  • High school diploma or equivalent is required

  • Current 1st year Nursing School students are welcome to apply Licensure/Certification:

  • A current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider is required

  • A CNA, EMT, or Paramedic License is strongly preferred Experience:

  • Previous patient care experience is preferred

  • Must show proficiency in performing nursing assistant duties

  • Knowledge of medical terminology desirable

  • Experience as a ward clerk or unit secretary in acute care setting preferred

  • Performs in accordance with delineated job responsibilities and satisfactorily completes a yearly evaluation based on these responsibilities

  • Must possess the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively meet the needs of the patient/internal & external Shift:

  • PRN position so hours are flexible - please specify any/all shifts you can work in the question portion of the application

Title: Emergency Services Technician PRN

Location: South Carolina-Summerville-Summerville Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00062-17396