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SCL Health Emergency Department Tech EMT Hospital Float in Wheat Ridge, Colorado

You.You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an EmergencyDepartment Technician.You're ready to roll up your sleeves. Eager to ask questions. And willing togo above and beyond to ease a patient's pain.You're great at what you do, but you want to be part of something evengreater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the rightteam is invincible.Us.Our renovated Emergency Department is located on the most western side of themetro area, boasting an accredited chest pain center, primary strokecenter, Senior ER, 24/7 orthopedic surgeons and state-of-the-arttechnology. Our 50 individual patient treatment rooms are universally designedfor rapid, high-quality care and privacy while the size and layout of eachpatient room better accommodates our associates with specialized equipment.Our dedicated Fast Track area is located closer to the walk-in entrance,allowing patients with less serious conditions to be served faster withoutimpacting space availability for more acute or critical care patients. Wealso boast a specially-designed area intended for Behavioral Healthpatients, with individual rooms and a dedicated nurses' station,allowing for a more private and secure care environment. is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organizationthat focuses on person-centered care. Our 249-bed community-based hospitalprovides comprehensive, specialty care to the poor, the vulnerable, ourcommunities and each other. Dating back to 1905, we are proud of the richhistory and inspiring mission our hospital has embodied for over 110 years. are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generouspackage includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is morethan a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being.To that end, we've launched a Healthy Living program to address yourholistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digitaltools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and Paid Time Off. We alsooffer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.We.Together we'll align mission and careers, values and workplace. We'llhonor each other's dignity and surpass the standards we set. We'llencourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.We'll laugh at each other's jokes (even the bad ones). We'll helloand high five. We'll celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value ofspirituality in healing.We're proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.Your day.As an ED Tech with us, you need to know how to:Obtain patients vital signs to include blood pressure, pulse and temperatureand understand normal ranges and changes. Inform RNs or Physician of changesin vital signs.Collect blood, urine, saliva and stool samples for laboratory analysis.Insert Foley catheters, perform straight catheters, and provide wound care.Fit patients for casts and/or hard splints, crutches and other devices.Perform 12-lead EKG's.Provide instruments to doctors and nurses as they perform procedures onpatients.Assist with the safe movement of patients, applying principles of safepatient handling.Assist with admitting patients into the ER, schedule patient transfers,reinforce patient education/discharge instructions as given by the RN.Apply, check and document restraints as directed by the RN or Physician.Perform the duties of unit secretary. Maintain patient charts, respond tophone calls, maintain daily assignment board, provide equipmentcare/cleaning, perform errands associated with patient care and provideaccurate information about the patient with interdisciplinary team.Demonstrate and adhere to the standards of infection prevention.Your experience.We hire people, not resumes. But we also expect excellence, which is whywe require:High School Diploma or equivalent, requiredCompletion of Basic EMT training program or Paramedic training in state ofpractice, requiredCurrent Basic... For full info follow application link.