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Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Emergency Department Coordinator/EMT in Walsenburg, Colorado

Job Title: Emergency Department Coordinator/EMTMusts: Candidates must maintain current CPR, ACLS, and PALS. High schooldiploma or GED required. Candidates must hold an EMT-B, EMT-B-IV, EMT-I orParamedic certification. Must have at least 6 months of experience performingadministrative duties in patient care areas. Must have basic knowledge ofhealth, hygiene, sanitation, infection control, safety, andsterilization. techniques relevant to providing exceptional patient care in anPrevious experience with healthcare related software and computer equipmentrequired. Must be able to read, write and effectively communicate. Must beable to wear PPE as needed. Must be a good verbal communicator. Must be ableto effectively multitask in a fast-paced work environment.Skills: Listening, following instruction, critical thinking, quickdecision making, customer service, computer skills. Ability to type atleast 60 words per minute preferred.Duties: This role will function as an integral part of the EmergencyDepartment Team and will work under the license of the Medical Director. Thisposition will be supervised by the ED Nurse on duty. Greeting and assistingpatients/families/visitors as they arrive. Receiving direction fromphysicians and nurses to provide optimized patient care. Obtaining anddocumenting patient vital signs, monitoring systems, updating patientrecords, and reporting findings as appropriate to supervisors or otherstaff. Performing resuscitation/CPR and emergency airway procedures asneeded. Transporting patients to other departments as needed. Changing linensand cleaning surrounding areas as required. Registering, scheduling,stocking and ordering supplies as needed. Performing clinical and otheradministrative duties as assigned.Physical Requirements: This position will require long periods of standingand walking. The ability to see and hear is required. Candidates who applymust be able to push, pull, reach, kneel, climb and bend. The abilityto regularly life up to 100 lbs. is required. Reasonable accommodations may bemade to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essentialfunctions of this job.Pay: $13.78 - $15.43 per hour based on qualifications. Rate of paycontingent upon experience; This is an hourly/non-exempt position.Benefits: This is a full-time position eligible for all employer benefitsincludes health, dental and vision insurance, paid time off, AFLACemployer, long-term disability, life insurance and more.Start Date: Upon hireShift: The position is full-time rotating shift with weekends, nights andholidays a part of the regular schedule.Job Site: Indoors in Walsenburg, CO.How to Apply: Online. Click "How to apply" for details.You must be registered with the Colorado Workforce Center to apply for thisjob. Go to to register. Call 719-738-2372 forinformation.