Providence Health & Services Emergency Department Technician in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling an Emergency Department Technician (Emergency Services, Variable Shift, 0.0 FTE) to Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, WA. We are a community of caregivers delivering every day on our Mission to provide compassionate care that is accessible for all - especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
In this position you will:
Support the clinical team by performing assigned tasks and activities which may include direct patient care.
Perform data entry and order entry for Emergency Department patients with a high level of accuracy.
Assist with Hospital Emergency and Administrative Radio (HEAR) communication with the emergency medical system (EMS) system as needed, relaying all information to the nursing and physician staff without delay.
Maintain the medical records according to institutional guidelines, ensuring that all required documents and results are properly filed in the patient’s record.
Perform effectively in emergency patient situations by prioritizing workload to meet the most urgent patient needs as delegated by clinical staff.
Report results of lab work to clinical staff in a timely manner.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Clerical or other clinical experience in a health care setting.
Certification requirement: Either Valid Nursing Assistant Certification (NAC) and Medical Assistant Phlebotomist (MA-P) certification or ability to obtain MA-P within 60 days of hire OR current Washington State Certified Medical Assistant (MA-C). Having current MA-C meets the needs of the certification requirement.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) for Healthcare Providers Certification through the American Heart Association (AHA)
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma or G.E.D. preferred
Minimum two (2) years as certified nursing assistant in acute care
Clerical or other clinical experience in a health care setting
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence St. Mary Medical Center in Walla Walla, Washington is a full service hospital with some of the best technology, expertise, specialists and primary care physicians in the region. We have been named the 100 top hospitals in the United States by two separate, independent research companies, Solucient and Cleverly Associates. Walla Walla is located in the southeastern region of Washington state and offers a sunny, mild climate, the benefits of living in a historic college town, outdoor activities and excellent public & private schools at all levels.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As expressions of God’s healing love, witnessed through the ministry of Jesus, we are steadfast in serving all, especially those who are poor and vulnerable.
Providence Health & Services is a not-for-profit Catholic network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services guided by a Mission of caring the Sisters of Providence began over 160 years ago. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.
Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Medical Technologist
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 238743