HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Emergency Services Technician - PRN (Experienced EMT) in Richmond, Virginia

Parham Doctors’ Hospital, a campus of Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, is located in the west end of Richmond. Parham Doctors’ Hospital is a 200-bed facility offering medical and surgical programs including orthopedics, behavioral health, bariatrics, imaging, rehabilitation services, 24-hour emergency care, sleep disorder, podiatry, primary care, and occupational health. The Parham Doctors’ Hospital campus is home to The Orthopedic Hospital, one of the most honored joint and spine programs in the state.

ELEMENTS AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS*

*1. Contributes information to a registered nurse to the assessment of the health status of Emergency Department patients.

*2. Assists the registered nurse in implementation of plan of care.

*3. Provides for patient safety.

*4. Attends meetings and in-services as required by departmental policy.

*5. Contributes to the growth and development of self and department.

*6. Maintains good working relationship with patients, visitors, physicians, co-workers, and other hospital staff.

*7. Maintains competency with electronic medical record documentation system.

*8. Communicates effectively with internal and external customers.

*9. Maintains a neat, organized, and well-stocked work place.

*10. Completes tasks in an organized and timely manner.

*11. Presents self in a professional manner.

*12. Maintain clear communication with ED provider and registered nurse assigned to patient about all patient care issues.

*13. Assist registered nurse with preparation of patient for exam.

*14. Participate in Continuous Quality Improvement (CQI) projects.

*15. Transport non-monitored patients to inpatient units and diagnostic areas.

*16. Tag and report broken equipment according to department policy.

*17. Demonstrates clinical competence with department scope of service.

THOSE SPECIFIC FUNCTIONS WITH AN ASTERISK () ARE ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS CONSIDERED NECESSARY TO ACCOMPLISH THIS JOB.

EDUCATION Required - Current EMT Required - BLS

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Emergency Services Technician - PRN (Experienced EMT)

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Henrico Doctors Hospital Parham

Requisition ID: 00448-43029