Samaritan Health Services ER Tech III in Albany, Oregon
Samaritan Albany General Hospital * AGH Emergency
Nursing/ Patient Care
Performs tasks assigned by the ED Manager and designee including data collection and initiation of emergency stabilization procedures and other tasks as outlined in the ED Technician III Competency.
The Emergency Department provides care for patients with a wide variety of needs from non-critical to emergent medical conditions including emergent and urgent mental health care. All patients are welcome whether walking in or arriving by emergency transport. All Emergency Department staff are certified to care for critical cardiac and trauma patients including children.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
Current unencumbered Oregon EMT-P certification required for skills verification.
Healthcare Provider BLS required.
Experience or training in computer applications required.
Required within six (6) months of hire:
One (1) year recent experience preferred. Previous ED experience preferred.
Time Management: Ability to organize, plan and prioritize work to complete within required time frames and to follow-up on pending issues. Ability to perform multiple tasks simultaneously and thrive in dynamic fast-paced environments and under pressure.
Social Perceptiveness: Ability to work with a diverse population from pediatrics to geriatrics. Basic understanding of age-related differences in caring for and communicating with patients and caregivers. Possess personal sensitivity to the needs and experiences of others and a non-judgmental attitude towards persons of differing standards, values, lifestyles, and ages.
Communication: Effective written and oral communication skills to explain complex issues, exchange information between team members, and tactfully discuss issues.
Adaptability/Flexibility: Ability to respond quickly and appropriately to urgent medical situations that may arise with high risk or diverse patient populations. Ability to adjust actions in relation to others to offer best possible care to patients.
Rarely (1 - 10% of the time)
Occasionally (11 - 33% of the time)
Frequently (34 - 66% of the time)
Continually (67 – 100% of the time)
CLIMB - LADDER
LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 20 - 40 Lbs
SQUATStatic (hold >30 sec)
WALK - LEVEL SURFACE
WALK - INCLINE
CLIMB - STAIRS
LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 20 - 40 Lbs
BEND FORWARDat waist
PUSH(20-40 pounds force)
PUSH(40-60 pounds force)
PULL(20-40 pounds force)
PULL(40 - 60 pounds force)
LIFT(Floor to Waist: 0"-36") 0 - 20 Lbs
LIFT(Knee to chest: 24"-54") 0 - 20 Lbs
LIFT(Waist to Eye: up to 54") 0 - 20 Lbs
LIFT(Overhead: 54" and above) 0 - 20 Lbs
CARRY1-handed, 0 - 20 pounds
CARRY2-handed, 0 - 20 pounds
Req #: 43373
Start Time: Varies
Weekend Required: Occasional
Overtime Rule: 12+36
End Time: Varies
Salary Range: $18.87 - $27.71