Providence Health & Services Emergency Services Technican in San Pedro, California
Providence is calling a Emergency Services Technician to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro in San Pedro, CA.
In this position you will:
Verifies two (2) patient identifiers prior to any patient procedure or activity.
Assists with patient transportation when admitted and discharged.
Observes and reports data collection to RN.
Provides direct patient care tasks/duties that have been delegated by the RN.
Recognizes and reports problems immediately to the RN.
Stocks patient care areas with appropriate supplies at the beginning of each shift and on an ongoing basis.
Performs transportation of patients and lifting support, as assigned.
Makes routine rounds throughout the work area, collecting linens, trash, trays, and other equipment and places in designated areas.
Performs triage duties, including facilitating sign-in and initial registration process, informing patients and family re: triage process, etc
Informs triage RN regarding patient complaints, changes in patient’s condition or patients who wish to leave LWOT or AMA.
Assists RN with monitoring of waiting room patients including, but not limited to, specimen collection, vital signs every 2hrs, and repeat temperatures as directed by the triage nurse.
Responsible for accurate and concise documentation following hospital documentation standards prior to patient discharge/transfer.
Complies with organization-wide and department specific policies and procedures.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Education to meet certification, license or registration requirement.
Requires fluent ability to understand oral and written English directives.
Preferred qualifications for this position include:
6 months of recent hospital direct patient care experience on an acute, sub-acute or skilled nursing facility.
6 months of basic arrhythmia identification course suggested.
About the hospital you will serve.
Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center San Pedro is a 259-bed nonprofit hospital that has served the Harbor and greater South Bay communities since 1925. Our Medical Center offers a comprehensive array of medical and surgical services each distinguished by innovation, quality and excellence in its respective area. We received the CHART “Certificate of Excellence” for receiving superior or above average results across the majority of outcomes and process measures publicly reported by CHART. We ranked in the top 21 among more than 240 hospitals throughout the state compared by California Healthcare Foundation, and were the first location in the South Bay to carry the Gold Seal of Approval® from The Joint Commission for Primary Stroke Centers. As a member of Providence Health & Services, we are continually driven by the caring tradition of our heritage – the foundation of our Mission and core values – to embrace respect, compassion, justice, excellence and stewardship. Providence Health & Services today celebrates unprecedented growth, recognition for top quality health care, a vibrant employee culture where new ideas are encouraged and a drive to help the underprivileged - all with an eye toward the future.
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Schedule: On Call
Job Category: Other Licensed Technicians
Location: California-San Pedro
Req ID: 260782