Catholic Health Initiatives Emergency Room Tech - Per Diem Evenings in GIG HARBOR, Washington

Emergency Room Tech - Per Diem Evenings

Description

St Anthony Hospital's Emergency is a department ready for whatever comes through the doors. Our state of the art Emergency Department is comprised of 18 private rooms and 2 trauma resuscitation beds with IV carts, bedside supply carts and computers in every room. Our outstanding staff provide compassionate, high quality care that is respectful and patient and family-centered. Our nurses utilize advanced technology and evidence-based guidelines in caring for our patients. Our patient population includes all types of critically ill cases such as sepsis, MI, trauma caused by falls, COPD, CHF and renal failure to name a few. We have a Cath Lab on site and can take code STEMI patients 24/7.

Job Summary:

  • As an Emergency Room Technician, you will delivery patient care and perform clinical procedures within the scope of your licensure under the supervision of a Registered Nurse and Provider. Your day-to-day job functions will include:

  • Assisting in implementing each patient's plan of care by performing common clinical procedures and other tasks within your scope of practice

  • Assisting with observation of patients, gathering data and identifying patient care needs

  • Responding to emergency situations

  • Assisting with patient transport and transfer

  • Assisting with cleaning, stocking and maintenance of department equipment and supplies

  • Adhering to safety and risk management standards

  • Assisting with clerical and communication tasks to support patient care

Qualifications

Education/Experience:

  • High school diploma (or GED equivalent) and completion of one of the following:

  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program OR

  • Medical Assistant program OR

  • Certified Nursing Assistant program OR

  • Licensed Practical Nurse program OR

  • Completion of one year of nursing school.

License/Certification:

  • Current Certified Nursing Assistant (C.N.A.) OR

  • Current Registered Nursing Assistant (R.N.A.) either recorded by the state as received and in processing or completed, OR

  • Medical Assistant-Cert OR

  • Current Washington State license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

  • The forms required to initiate the Washington State Medical Assistant-P application process must be submitted to the Department of Health within 90 days of employment in the position, as evidenced by a proof of payment receipt. Certification must be received with 150 days of date of hire in the position.

  • Current healthcare provider Basic Life Support (CPR) certification is required.

Job Allied Health

Primary Location WASHINGTON-GIG HARBOR-ST. ANTHONY HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule 10/11 am - 1030/1130 pm

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 0

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2017-R0114331