The Staff Nurse is a licensed professional responsible for maintaining the standards of the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners. The RN will assess, organize, modify, evaluate, document and maintain the plan of care for Emergency Department patients. In performing his/her professional practice the RN is responsible for maintaining quality cost effectiveness and guest relations. Care will include individualized, holistic, family centered, and safe care.
The Emergency Room Tech (ER Tech) :
ER Techin the Emergency Department setting is responsible for assisting the RN and Physician with patient care, carrying out delegated tasks within their scope of practice. In the performance of his/her job duties, the ER Tech is responsible for maintaining quality cost effectiveness and exceptional customer service
The Radiology Technologist (RT): RT is responsible for accurately performing x-ray and CT scans ordered by the Emergency Room Physician. The Radiology Technologist will assist the RNs and Physicians with all tasks delegated and within their scope of practice. Within the RT’s professional practice they are responsible for maintaining quality cost effectiveness, and guest relations. The Radiology Technologist has the responsibility to be a strong patient advocate as well as having the ability to effectively educate patient and family members regarding radiological studies performed during their Emergency Room visit.