HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Emergency Services Technician, Emergency Department, Full Time Nights in Aventura, Florida

Emergency Services Technician, Full Time Nights *(FTE .9) *Emergency Department Aventura Hospital and Medical Center Aventura, FL

Facility Description: Aventura Hospital and Medical Center a facility of HCA’s East Florida Division, is a fully accredited 407-bed acute care medical/surgery facility providing award-winning inpatient and outpatient diagnostic, medical, surgical and cancer services. In order to meet the needs of our ever-growing community we are a designated Level II Trauma Center and have broken ground on a $75.6M expansion project to increase emergency room capacity and bring a new patient tower and parking garage to Aventura Hospital and Medical Center.

Ideally located in luxurious South Florida, Aventura Hospital is home to a community rich with diversity and world class infused culture. Our prime location - nestled between Miami and Ft. Lauderdale - means you will be surrounded by the very best South Florida has to offer!

/ Aventura Hospital & Medical Center is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA has been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for eight consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence! /

/ Benefits: / / We offer a generous compensation package for Full-time and Part-time including: vacation, 401k, and Medical Insurance. / // Job Description:

Assists patients with activities of daily living, provides basic care to patients within scope of practice. Assists in maintenance of a safe and clean environment. Works under the direction and supervision of a registered nurse.

Job Responsibilities Include but are not Limited to:

  • Independent transportation of patients that do not require telemetry monitoring is done in a timely manner.

  • Delivers specimens to the Lab in a timely manner and is competent in proper use of the tube system.

  • Helps with cleaning of the department such as stretchers and IV poles etc. and stocks supplies as needed.

  • Care of the patient is augmented by assisting the nurse in obtaining and documenting vital signs, specimens, and accucheck readings, applying OCL splints, dressings and fitting patients for crutches. Other duties assigned within scope of practice.

  • EMS personnel are greeted courteously and directed to the correct bay as assigned by the ED Charge Nurse. Tech promptly responds and assists the RN with placing the patient on the monitor and initiates specimen collection.

  • Runs errands as assigned by Charge Nurse. //

Required Job Qualifications Include:

  • High school graduate or GED certificate

  • Current BLS and ACLS certification

  • Medical Assistant with current Florida certification preferred

  • Ability to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.

  • Basic computer knowledge.

  • Relevant experience preferred

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Emergency Services Technician, Emergency Department, Full Time Nights

Location: Florida-Aventura-Aventura Hospital %26 Medical Cntr-North Miami Area

Requisition ID: 01643-7710