Catholic Health Initiatives ER Tech in LAKEWOOD, Washington

ER Tech

Description

Emergency Room Tech / .875FTE - 35hrs per week / 1800-0430 / Emergency Room / St Clare Hospital / Lakewood WA

CHI Franciscan Health has exciting and rewarding careers with competitive salaries and benefits. We are a part of a family of hospitals, health care services, and medical providers delivering compassionate care to people throughout the South Puget Sound. We are part of Catholic Health Initiatives, one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in the country.

Our mission is to deliver high quality care that meets our patients' medical needs while providing emotional and spiritual support to patients and their families. We believe this three-part approach — physical, emotional, and spiritual — is essential to healing the whole person. Come join our team!

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 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 (CNA.), OR Current Registered Nursing Assistant (RNA.) either recorded by the state as received and in processing, or completed; OR Current Medical Assistant-Cert (CMA); OR Current Medical Assistant-Registered (MA-R); OR Current Medical Assistant-Phlebotomist (MA-P) OR Current Washington State license to practice as a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN).

Note: A hospital may elect to limit acceptable certifications to Current Medical Assistant-Registered (MA-R) and Current Medical Assistant-Phlebotomist (MA-P).

The forms required to initiate the Washington State Medical Assistant-P and/or Medical Assistant-R 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 BLS certification

Job Clinical Support

Primary Location WASHINGTON-LAKEWOOD-ST CLARE HOSPITAL

Daily Schedule 1800-0430

Scheduled Hours per 2-week Pay Period 70

Weekends Required Every Other

Req ID: 2018-R0178112

We’re an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.