Emergency Department Technician
Company: PeaceHealth System Suppo
Posted on: January 26, 2023
Emergency Department Technician
PeaceHealth is seeking an Emergency Department Technician for a
Full Time, 0.90 FTE, Night position in beautiful Friday Harbor. The
ED Tech provides patient and team support and is an integral part
of the organization.
This role requires NAC/CNA licensure prior to hire, and MA-R within
Must be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 including 2 doses of a 2-dose
series or 1 dose of a 1-dose series plus 14 days beyond the final
dose prior to start date.
PeaceHealth Peace Island is a critical access hospital and medical
clinic, providing high-quality health care services for those who
live or work in, or visit, the San Juan Islands. The latest
technology and highly qualified physicians and caregivers deliver
safe, compassionate care.
-We offer comprehensive benefits and compensation package, as well
as relocation assistance-
This position is responsible for performing direct patient care
activities within his/her scope of practice under the direction of
a Registered Nurse or Physician in the Emergency Department.
Details of the Position:
Assists nursing staff and other care team members with patient
care: receiving patients by ambulance and from triage; assisting
with ambulatory patients; setting up and assisting with procedures;
obtaining patient vital signs; dressing or undressing patients;
providing treatment supplies when needed; application of sterile
dressings; restraint procedures; immobilization of extremities;
cast and splint applications; patient transport.
Performs basic patient observation skills and reports significant
changes in patient condition to the appropriate team member.
Observation of secluded or restrained patients.
Maintain unit supplies by stocking patient rooms and supply areas
to meet patient care needs. Assist in keeping patient care areas
and equipment clean.
Performs clerical and communication functions to support
departmental operations and patient care.
Order entry and results retrieval in the computer system.
Performs other duties as assigned.
What you bring:
Graduate of a Certified Nursing Assistant Acute Care program,
Medical Assistant program or EMT (Emergency Medical Technician)
Minimum of one year work experience as a Certified or Registered
Nursing Assistant, Medical Assistant or EMT preferred.
Prior acute care hospital experience preferred.
Previous leadership/supervisory experience preferred.
Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific
principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each
Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of
Certified Nursing Assistant license in the state of WA
WA State Food Handlers Permit required.
WA State Medical Assistant Registration license required within 90
days of hire.
Will perform environmental services, security assistance and
emergency response duties as needed. Successfully completes
non-violent Crisis Intervention (CPI) course during orientation and
renews training as outlined in policy.
Completion of ED specific competency based education
Strong communication skills
Critical thinking skills
Strong organizational and multi-tasking skills
Strong customer service skills
Sufficient knowledge of English, spelling and arithmetic to
complete and compile reports, make out requisitions, maintain
simple records and perform various clerical duties
Proficient computer/keyboarding skills including MS Office
Located in the Salish Sea off the northwest coast of Washington
State, San Juan Island is the largest of the many islands in the
world-famous archipelago of the same name. 7,000 permanent
residents share this 55 square mile natural paradise and enjoy
year-round the many land and water based recreational opportunities
that support the tourist-based economy. Connected to the mainland
by ferry and airlines, island living combines a cohesive small-town
community with comprehensive services and commercial diversity
unusual in a rural setting. Friday Harbor, WA, the "Gateway to the
San Juan Islands," is a charming, historic and walkable seaport
that boasts friendly shops and restaurants, visual art, theater and
musical events, and of course, opportunities for outdoor
adventures. The community has a comprehensive library, a
state-of-the-art theater that features diverse performing arts,
many wonderful restaurants, an historical museum, two national
parks, miles of public shoreline, and a vibrant agricultural
community. Local schools are unique learning communities with
growing economic and ethnic diversity, high levels of parent and
community involvement and strong voter support for levy and bond
For a full description of the position or for questions, contact
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We carry on the healing mission of Jesus Christ by promoting
personal and community health, relieving pain and suffering, and
treating each person in a loving and caring way.
At PeaceHealth, the fulfillment of our Mission is our shared
purpose. It drives all that we are and all that we do. To those who
embrace the spirit of these words and our commitment to Exceptional
Medicine and Compassionate Care, we offer the opportunity to learn
and grow as a member of the PeaceHealth family.
We respect the dignity and appreciate the worth of each person as
demonstrated by our compassion, caring, and acceptance of
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exercise ethical and responsible stewardship in the allocation and
utilization of human, financial, and environmental resources.
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work together to promote the health of the community.
We build and evaluate the structures of our organization and those
of society to promote the just distribution of health care
Every person receives safe, compassionate care; every time, every
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