Emergency Department Technician

  • Guthrie County Hospital
  • 710 N 12th St, Guthrie Center, IA, USA
  • Feb 14, 2020
Full time Technician

Job Description

Guthrie County Hospital has a full-time Emergency Department Technician available. This position reports to the Emergency Department Manager, works an average of 36 hours per week: Friday, Saturday, & Sunday 11:00 AM to 11:00 PM weekend hours, including 2 holidays per year.

 

Framed within the mission, vision, and values of Guthrie County Hospital (GCH), the Emergency Department Technician provides comprehensive, compassionate and quality care for patients in the Emergency Department.  Care is provided in conjunction with, and under the direction of the ED nurse and/or ED provider.  Promotes a positive image of Guthrie County Hospital.  Successful performance contributes to a holistic approach to the delivery of services, quality patient/family care, and a high level of satisfaction from patients and families.

Qualifications

Meets one or more of the following:

Graduate from an accredited school of EMS with a current Iowa license

Complete certification requirements for an EMT from an accredited program with a current Iowa license

Certified Nurse Aide certification or experiences as working as a medical technician in an inpatient or ED setting for 1 year.

Additional requirements:

Basic Life Support (BLS)

Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), required for EMT or Paramedic

Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), required for EMT or Paramedic

Previous EMS or ED experience preferred

Dependent Adult and Child Abuse Mandatory Reporter Training