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Emergency Department Technician Advanced - PT

Requisition R129820 Market Franklin, Virginia Department Emergency Services - Southampton - Franklin Shift All Schedule Part-time

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Job Description

Essential Job Functions

  • The Emergency Department Technician, Advanced assists the physician and nursing staff with patient care. This is inclusive of, but not limited to: BLS functions such as obtaining vital signs, applying splints - while ensuring patient understands their use, dressing wounds, and transporting patients.
  • Performs Advanced Life Support (ALS) patient care to include IV access, lab draws, ECG’s, and transport of monitored stable patients to Telemetry after RN transfer assessment. Transports and remains with any patient requiring a monitor during any testing/procedure outside of the ED (i.e. CT, MRI, Vascular, Nuclear Medicine, etc). Recognizes the need for, and initiates ACLS protocols, when required, while transporting monitored patients (i.e. early defibrillation, etc.). 
  • Participates in various emergency situations to include suctioning, insertion of oral or nasal airways and maintenance of same, and responding to Code Blue situations.
  • Maintains knowledge of all policies and procedures and communicates these to patients when appropriate.
  • Demonstrates the ability to work independently, problem solve, and be able to resolve conflict while working under considerable stress.
  • Assists in documentation of vital signs, procedures, and observations of patients post-procedure. Communicates data and findings to other members of the team.
  • Promotes quality by seeking to continually improve the processes and systems to enhance patient care delivery.
  • Orients new Emergency Department Technicians as directed by the Nurse Manager and/or ED Educator.
  • Participates as a team member by performing additional assignments not directly related to the job description when workload requires and as requested by team leader.
  • Provides patient care to Neonates, pediatrics, adolescents, adults, geriatrics

Employment Qualifications

  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Current EMT-Paramedic Certification or EMT-I with ACLS.
  • Must possess and maintain a current BCLS Certification and ACLS Certification (must have ACLS certification within 90 days of hire)
  • Proficient in phlebotomy
  • Experience with the use of computers and nursing equipment required 
  •  3+ years of healthcare experience strongly preferred

Bon Secoursis an equal opportunity employer.

Many of our opportunities reward* your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • Employer contributions to retirement savings plan when eligible
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

*Benefits offerings vary according to employment status

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

12

Work Shift:

All

Department:

Emergency Services - Southampton - Franklin

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for  Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employers, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com.

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Luis F., RN

I wanted to get into a career where I’m happy to go to work.

Luis F. Registered Nurse
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