Emergency Care Tech PRN - Wesley West ED

  • HCA
  • Wichita, KS, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

Job Code: 00323-18466

PRN/Per Diem

PRN

Position : Emergency Care Technician, FT. EMT B experience highly preferred Wesley Medical Center.

Our mission: Wesley cares by ensuring quality healthcare, providing compassion, offering comfort, and building trust with every patient, every time.

If you love the challenge and fast pace of a Level 1 Trauma center, come join our outstanding team at Wesley Medical Center’s Main ER â€" the largest in Kansas, with nearly 125,000 visits per year.

Living in Wichita, KS
Today, Wichita has grown into an eclectic city with some of the greatest arts and entertainment in the Midwest. It is a destination with something for everyone! As a 3-time All-American City award winner, Wichita offers its residents a quality of life that is clean, safe and growing. There is no shortage of things to do. With more than 250 days of sunshine a year, Wichitans take advantage of all the outdoors has to offer as well as the outstanding attractions that educate and enhance the city's quality of life. Old Town is Wichita's premiere entertainment district with nightclubs, laid back bars, distinctive restaurants, live concerts, quaint specialty shops and a Saturday farmer's market.

Emergency Care Technician,
Position Summary:
EMT B experience highly preferred

The ECT performs assigned tasks and activities according to skill level and patient needs as assessed by the RN. The ECT supports nursing personnel in providing care to patients and assists with providing a safe, quiet, clean, organized environment for healthcare delivery. The ECT is responsible for assistance with patient care, transportation of patients, specimens and supplies; cleaning and stocking the department and patient rooms, and other duties as assigned. The ECT will also demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to perform as a unit secretary as the need arises.
Performs assigned tasks and activities according to skill level and patient needs as assessed by the RN.
Provides assistance with patient care, transportation of patients, specimens and supplies; cleaning and stocking the department and patient rooms, and other duties as assigned
Supports nursing personnel in providing care to patients and assists with providing a safe, quiet, clean, organized environment for healthcare delivery
Answers telephone and intercom efficiently and courteously, relaying messages and calls to appropriate personnel and other departments as needed
Maintains records, transcribes physician orders, and assures orders are carried out in an expeditious manner
Coordinates activities of nursing unit with other departments
Recognizes when and how to escalate patient concerns up the chain of command
Presents a positive image at all times while directing customers to appropriate areas

Required Registration, Licensure or Certification
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course, as specified in policy
Emergency Medical Technician License
Required Knowledge and Skills
Basic personal computer skills
Critical thinking skills and decisive judgment skills
Ability to work with minimal supervision
Ability to routinely multi-task in a busy, stressful, fast-paced environment and take appropriate action
Assumes accountability for identifying problems and issues, generating and supporting solutions and anticipating effects of decisions.

Last Edited: 04/02/2018

Reference

00323-18466