Ascension Health ER Technician - Emergency Department (ED) in Warren, Michigan
We Are Hiring
ER Technician - Emergency Department - Full-Time, Night - Ascension Macomb-Oakland Hospital,Warren, MI
Why Join Ascension?
AscensionMichiganis a member of Ascension Health, the largest not-for-profit Catholic Health system in the United States.
Our Mission, Vision and Values: Ascension Michigan, as a Catholic health ministry, is committed to providing spiritually centered, holistic care which sustains and improves the health of individuals in the communities we serve, with special attention to the poor and vulnerable.
Our Values: We are called to: Service of the Poor, Reverence, Integrity, Wisdom, Creativity and Dedication
Our Vision: Our passion for healing calls us to cultivate trust, advocate wellness, and transform healthcare.
What You Will Do
As an ER Technicianwith Ascension St. John Health-MI, you will have the opportunity to under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Physician provide direct care to patients in the Emergency Department.
Performs urgent and emergent care procedures including EKGs, wound care, vital sign monitoring, IV initiation and codes.
Monitors patient condition and performs data collection. Communicates findings and patient condition to primary Registered Nurse (RN).
Maintains accurate documentation in accordance with hospital policies and procedures.
Assists with the mobilization, ambulation and transport of patients.
Responsibilities and/or job duties may be included, excluded, or modified as appropriate for individual sites.
Demonstrates personal commitment to the organization’s core values through active involvement in the quality improvement process.
Performs duties based on unit specialty: Point of Care Testing (POCT), splinting and application of orthopedic soft goods, assists in Triage as directed by RN, stocks supplies, phlebotomy procedures, completion of clothing list, and assists with monitoring and removal of foley catheters and NG tubes.
Performs other responsibilities when necessary including but not limited to: answering telephones and patient call lights, performing CPR, interaction with patients and families, faxing patient information, responsible for primary post mortem care, and orienting patients to the room / environment.
What You Will Need
One or more of the following:
Basic Life Support Provider certification from the American Heart Association (AHA) required. American Red Cross (ARC) CPR for Professional Rescuers card will be accepted upon hire but renewal must be a BLS Provider card from AHA.
Completion of EMT program with certification preferred.
HS or Equivalent
Completion of certified nursing assistant course and 6-12 months hospital experience preferred
- Candidates must have previous experience in direct patient care including, but not limited to one or more of the following areas: Completion of School of Practical Nursing; Nursing Student with completion of one semester of Med/Surg; Completion of Certified Nurse Assistant Program and 6 - 12 months of hospital experience preferred; Completion of EMT Program with Certification.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Ascension Michiganis an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. We provide equal employment opportunities to all associates and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, veteran status or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The information requested on this application will not be used for any purpose prohibited by law. If you require assistance or an accommodation to complete this application, please let us know.
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