Kadlec Emergency Dept Tech II - MA-C in Richland, Washington
Kadlec Regional Medical Center has an exciting opportunity for an Emergency Department Technician II to join our growing Emergency Department team located in Richland, Washington
Shift Details: Part time, 0.6. Variable shifts. (Primarily nights.) Currently covers the 7:00p-7:30a shift time, subject to change to meet staffing needs.
GED or High School Diploma from an accredited educational institution required.
Current WA State MA-Certified Licensure.
Current American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS required.
Proficiency in blood draws required.
One year hospital, physician office, emergency services, or other medical setting experience preferred.
Bi-lingual or multi-lingual skills preferred.
Duties include, but are not limited to, the following:
As a Emergency Department Technician you assist the registered nurse, physician assistant, nurse practitioner and physician in the Emergency Department in giving designated care to the patient under their direct supervision. Also performs a variety of other related duties to assist in the throughput of patients in the ED.
Supports the Kadlec’s Mission statement and department and Medical Center goals.
Demonstrates active listening skills to provide support for patient needs.
Communicates information requiring action to other members of the health care team.
Remains calm, follows directions and functions effectively during emergent, urgent or unexpected events.
Follows through with assigned duties without any reminders and seeks clarification when necessary.
Offers help and seeks help when needed.
Uses the electronic medical record system efficiently
Assists the clinical nurses and the patient care team in collecting data and keeping the patient care area in a state of readiness.
Assists in transferring patients to and from bed and/or wheelchair; assists patients in and out of vehicles using appropriate body mechanics or lift equipment.
Assists providers and nursing personnel in clinical procedures including, but not limited to minor surgical procedures, suturing, special exams, lavages, casting and splinting.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits — see our website for details —
Provide safe compassionate care. We promise to answer the call of every person we serve; to know them, care for them and ease their way. We are committed to safety, compassion, respect, integrity, stewardship, excellence and collaboration.
Located in sunny Tri-Cities, Washington, Kadlec is the largest non-profit healthcare provider in the region. Kadlec is the premier choice for customer service excellence, providing compassionate healthcare to the region by combining cutting-edge technology and innovation with evidence-based, patient-focused care. Kadlec is proud to be part of Planetree (Planetree.org) and continues to be recognized nationally as a “Best in Class Employer.” Kadlec does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, sex, sexual orientation, age, color, religion, national origin, genetic information, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State, or Local Law. EOE. To learn more, click here: http://www.kadlec.org/careers/about-kadlec
Job Category: Emergency Dept Techs
Req ID: 193335