Spanish Peaks Regional Health Center Emergency Room Technician in Walsenburg, Colorado
Job Title: Emergency Room TechnicianMusts: Candidates must hold or be EMT trained within six months of hiredate. Candidates must maintain current CPR. High school diploma or GEDrequired. Candidates must hold an EMT-B, EMT-B-IV, EMT-I or Paramediccertification. Prefer at least six months of experience in patient caresettingMust have basic knowledge of health, hygiene, sanitation, infectioncontrol, safety, and sterilization. techniques relevant to providingexceptional patient care in an ER setting. Previous experience with healthcarerelated software and computer equipment required. Must be able to read,write and effectively communicate. Must be able to wear PPE as needed. Abilityto type at least 60 words per minute preferred. Must be a good verbalcommunicator. Must be able to effectively multitask in a fast-paced workenviroSkills: Listening, following instruction, critical thinking, quickdecision making, customer service, computer skills.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.The responsibilities of the ER Technician will include but will not be limitedto:Greeting and assisting patients/families/visitors as they arrive.Receiving direction from physicians and nurses to provide optimized patientcare.Obtaining and documenting patient vital signs, monitoring systems,updating patient records, and reporting findings as appropriate tosupervisors or other staff.Performing resuscitation/CPR and emergency airway procedures as needed.Transporting patients to other departments as needed.Changing linens and cleaning surrounding areas as required.Registering, scheduling, stocking and ordering supplies as needed.Performing clinical and other administrative 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: Rate of pay contingent upon experience; This is anhourly/non-exempt position.Benefits: Eligible for all employer benefits includes health, dental andvision insurance, paid time off, AFLAC employer, 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 www.connectingcolorado.com to register. Call 719-738-2372 forinformation.