Duties Assist the physician in the performance of Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) and other specialized procedures. Operate specialized medical equipment such as resuscitator, defibrillator, electrocardiograph, oxygen apparatus, intravenous pump, rapid intravenous infuser, and infant servo-warmer. Screen patient records in order to assess patient history of health related conditions and/or medications that may impact the patient's health status. Initiate the patient's nursing care plan based on the physician's orders. Make independent triage decisions based on assessment and management skills for all ambulatory patients seen in the Emergency Center.