Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Emergency Department (ED) Fulltime Evening 0.9

Location
Plantation, Florida
Salary
Competitive Salary
Posted
Dec 07, 2017
Closes
Jan 15, 2018
Ref
01345-6126
Contract Type
Permanent

Emergency Medical Technician

Emergency Department
Westside Regional Medical Center
Plantation, FL

 

Facility Description:

We're always on the move. New technology. State-of-the art care. Campus improvements. You'll find it's an exciting time at Westside Regional Medical Center, a 224-bed medical center and healthcare complex. Here, our 800 nurses and allied health professionals, along with 750 physicians, thrive in a fast-paced but friendly work environment. Our medical services, combined with programs in specialties varying from oncology to cardiology, from surgery to emergency care, illustrate why we are one of the best leading healthcare facilities in South Florida.

Westside Regional Medical Center is a member of the nations leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortunes list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethispheres Worlds Most Ethical Companies for four consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!

 

Benefits:

We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance.

Job Description:

Working under the supervision of the charge nurse, the Emergency Room Technician performs various patient care activities necessary in caring for the personal needs and comfort of patients.  The position's tasks and responsibilities include:

Transports, positions  and drapes patients for exams and treatments.

Takes and records vital signs, weights and I & O.

Responsible for stocking rooms with supplies.

Collects urine drug and breath alcohol screens.

Provides encouragement, support and comfort to patients and family members.

Monitors, records and communicates patient condition as appropriate utilizing computerized documentation systems. 

Provides age and culturally appropriate care.

Orients and mentors new staff members.

Follows Standard Precautions using personal protective equipment as required.