ED Tech

Location
Norfolk, VA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Dec 13, 2018
Closes
Dec 31, 2018
Ref
118599BR
Function
Other
Industry
Other
Hours
Full Time
Overview:

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital Emergency Department is hiring an Emergency Department Technician to work full time, four 9 hours shifts per week.

Statistics prove that immediate access to quality care makes a lifesaving difference for patients in an emergency situation. Sentara offers several options for emergency care, including our hospital emergency departments, trauma centers, and free-standing emergency departments.

Sentara Healthcare’s Emergency Department is focused on providing high-quality patient care and all Sentara Emergency Departments are equipped to handle a variety of emergencies.

Our Emergency Department Techs are dedicated professionals that have the skills and ability to work with the entire Emergency Care team when providing outstanding patient care. The Emergency Department Techs support the Physicians, Advanced Practitioners, and Nurses in implementing plans of care for the patients in their care and perform patient procedures and treatments as directed. We are seeking a team mate that is patient focused and calm under pressure.


Other
Qualified candidate will hold and must present a high school diploma. BLS certification is required within 90 days of hire. Top candidates will also have the following:
  1. EMT-B with state or national certification at time of hire OR
  2. Successful completion of US Military Hospital Corps School OR
  3. Current student enrolled in clinical program (e.g., RN, LPN, Respiratory, and Physical Therapy).

Candidates with prior employment in the Sentara ED tech job code in the past two years will also be considered in lieu of the 3 criteria above.

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital

Sentara Norfolk General Hospital is the region’s first Magnet Hospital. It is a 525-bed medical center, and home to the area's only Level I Trauma Center, Burn Trauma Unit and Nationally Ranked Heart Program. In addition to a first rate heart program, the hospital is home to Nightingale Regional Air Ambulance and several dedicated facilities and specialized services.

Sentara Benefits:

Sentara employees strive to make our communities healthier places to live. We’re setting the standard for medical excellence within a vibrant, creative, and highly productive workplace. For more information about our employee benefits, click on the following link: https://www.sentaracareers.com/explore-sentara/benefits/.




Keyword: Emergency, EMS, EMT, Emergency Department, ED tech


Responsibilities:

Assists the Physician, Advanced Practitioner, or Nurse in implementing plans of care for emergency/minor emergency care patients. Performs patient procedures and treatments under the supervision of the Physician, Advanced Practitioner, or Nurse.

Qualifications:

Education Level
High School Grad or Equivalent

Experience
Required: Clinical -

Preferred: None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

License
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

Skills
None, unless noted in the "Other" section below

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