Providence Health & Services Emergency Room Technician Lead in Walla Walla, Washington
Providence is calling an Emergency Room Technician Lead (Emergency Services, Days, 0.875 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:
Provide patient care under the supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Physician. Anticipates Physician, RN, and patient case needs.
Perform basic patient care such as vital signs, patient hygiene, mobility assistance, specimen collection, and preparation of equipment and supplies for procedures.
Perform approved orthopedic procedures such as plaster splint applications and other orthopedic splint/devices.
Provide set-up and assistance to Physician with procedural sedation including accurate vital signs, telemetry monitoring and oxygen needs.
Perform basic first aid measures, as well as basic wound care, irrigation, wound prep, and dressing applications.
Perform basic patient observation skills and reports significant changes in patient condition to appropriate team member.
Connect patients to various monitoring equipment. Perform 12 lead ECGS's. Recognize and respond appropriately to critical arrhythmias.
Communicate effectively with all caregivers regarding patient issues and equipment.
Communicate in a compassionate manner to patients, families and visitors. Assist patient families and friends in support of patient care and well being.
Required qualifications for this position include:
2 years of Certified nursing assistant in acute care
Valid state of Washington Nursing Assistant Certification (without restrictions) and Medical Assistant Phlebotomist Certification (MA-P) or ability to obtain MA-P certification within 60 days after hire or;
Current Washington State Certified Medical Assistant (MA-C).
Current BLS – Healthcare provider (must be AHA accredited).
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
High School Diploma or G.E.D.
2 years of EMT and or Emergency Department Experience
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
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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 is a comprehensive not-for-profit network of hospitals, care centers, health plans, physicians, clinics, home health care and services continuing a more than 100-year tradition of serving the poor and vulnerable. 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.
Job Category: Other Healthcare Support
Location: Washington-Walla Walla
Req ID: 293878