Emergency Department Tech I - Nights

Location
Cumming, GA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Sep 10, 2017
Closes
Sep 29, 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Find your extraordinary side.

Northside Hospital Health Care System is a state-of-the-art setting for patients, and for you.

With three cutting-edge acute care hospitals --- in Atlanta, Canton, and Cumming, Georgia --- and more
than 150 locations throughout the State of Georgia, we are leading the way in your backyard and across the country.

Consider the numbers:
  • 868-bed, not-for-profit provider
  • Nearly 2 million patient visits annually
  • A renowned team that includes more than 2,500 physicians and 15,000 employees

We lead the nation in newborn deliveries, perform the most robotic surgeries, and diagnose and treat the most cancer cases in the state.

Learn more about our expansion, full range of medical services, and our extraordinary career
opportunities at www.northside.com.

Facility Overview
Northside Hospital – Forsyth

Discover what’s possible.
See what’s inside.

Discovering what’s possible at Northside Hospital-Forsyth in Cumming, Georgia --- it’s something our patients and team members do every day. Our reputation for the latest technology, the highest quality care and service, and expertise in Spinal Surgery, Cancer Care, Emergency Services, and Women's Services is well-known. But what resonates most with our people are opportunities for growth, how
supportive co-workers are, and the way great pay, benefits, and a pension plan make them feel valued.

Our 155-bed, not-for-profit community hospital does more than serve our neighbors. We stress
continuing education. A true patient-focus, and offer a work/life balance that allows you to give your best to our family, and yours.

We are a state-of-the-art setting for opportunity, top quality health care, and you.

Ready to make a difference --- and a better living?
Find your extraordinary side with Northside Hospital-Forsyth today.

Service Area Overview
Extraordinary in an emergency

When time is of the essence, neighbors turn to Northside Hospital.

We offer state-of-the-art 24/7 Emergency Services to any medical, surgical, or obstetrical patient at each of our three hospitals --- Atlanta, Cherokee, and Forsyth. More than 137,000 emergency patients are treated annually across Northside’s three campuses.

Here, patients are treated quickly and confidently by a multi-disciplinary team delivering high-quality, compassionate care. Each location offers private triage areas and comfortable treatment rooms.
Patients benefit from little to no waiting room wait times, with most seeing an emergency provider within 30 minutes of arrival.

Many of our emergency service patients are treated and discharged, often in less than two hours. In instances when triage has determined that an injury is less severe, patients are fast-tracked to a
registered nurse, physician assistant, or nurse practitioner for treatment in HealthExpress --- making their emergency visit easier and faster.

Are you an experienced emergency services provider who thrives in a fast-paced setting?
Then find your extraordinary side with us today!

As part of Northside Hospital, we balance clinical excellence with compassionate care, support work/life balance and continuing education, and offer great pay, benefits, and a pension plan. For information on
rewarding emergency services careers with Northside Hospital, ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the
Top 25 Places to Work in the US, contact us today.

Position Description
The Emergency Department Technician I will be responsible for assisting medical and nursing staff in providing care for patients of varying age and acuity level. Care of patients is directed by the RN or medical professional. Critical thinking skills are necessary to provide prompt and proactive care under the supervision of the RN. The ED TECH I must work in a collaborative fashion with EMS and Physicians to provide quality care in the continuum of patient care. In addition, effective communication skills are essential between the ED and receiving departments and floors to provide optimal patient care. The ED Tech I routinely performs some or all of the following tasks: EKG Phlebotomy Splint Application Crutch Walking Assist with procedures as directed CPR Supply Management Wound Care General Clerical as needed

Position Requirements
Previous Emergency Department Tech experience is preferred or a background in medical field, premed, or nursing student. Basic Life Support (BLS) is required.

License/Certification Requirements: Yes

Work Hours: 7p-7a

Weekend Requirements: Yes

On-Call Requirements: No

WANT THE INSIDE STORY?
Our team members report that our state-of-the-art environment, work/life balance, reputation as a leader both locally and nationally, continuing education offerings, growth opportunities, and pay/benefits/pension plan are why they chose --- and chose to stay with --- Northside Hospital.
Contact us today to learn more about careers at Northside.
Side by side, there’s nothing we can’t achieve!

Northside Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate in its employment practices on the basis of race, religion, sex, color, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, genetic information, veteran status or military service, or any other characteristic protected by federal law or Georgia law.