Emergency Technician ER in Aventura, FL at Mount Sinai Medical Center of Florida, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/28/2020

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Job Description

Emergency Department Technician, Full Time

Location: Free Standing Emergency Dept - Aventura
As Mount Sinai continues to grow, so does our legacy of caring.

Mount Sinai Medical Center is proud to be South Florida's hospital of choice for great medicine. With more than 4000 employees, 500 volunteers, 670 beds, 26 operating suites and more than 650 physicians and 950 nurses, Mount Sinai is South Florida's largest private independent not-for-profit teaching hospital.

It takes the contribution of many individuals to make Mount Sinai the world-class institution it is today. As a team, we have focused our efforts on assuring that our patients receive high quality medical care. We're looking for motivated professionals who seek the challenge and stimulation of working in an academic medical center with an international reputation.

We offer:

  • An excellent, team focused work environment with opportunity for professional growth
  • Competitive salary with bonus potential
  • Savings plan with company match
  • A variety of health, dental and vision plans
  • On-site childcare, tuition reimbursement, and much more!

Duties:

  • Provides supportive care to the Emergency Department patients under the direct supervision of the Registered nurse assigned to your area or physician.
  • Demonstrates ability to work effectively as a multidisciplinary team member supports and assist team members in all activities.
  • Assists Registered Nurse and physicians with assessments examinations and treatment.
  • Performs and assists with technical skills supplies and equipment maintenance high level disinfection as defined in scope of practice.
  • Performs duties as in-service including crutch walking dressing changes and assisting physician with splint or cast application.
  • Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patients served. Able to interpret data about the patient's status in order to identify each patient's age specific needs and provide care needed by the patient group.
  • Assists patients from vehicle into wheelchair or onto guney as need dictates.
  • Documents patient care performed including vital signs bedside care and hourly rounds.
  • Monitors stock and restock supplies as needed. Maintains and prepares rooms between patients and procedures.
  • Inventory and document patients' belongings and valuables.
  • Able to work in any setting/area of the Emergency Department.
  • Upon order of physician or R.N. establish heparin lock with appropriate IV catheter.
  • Perform 12 Lead EKG as directed by RN or ordered by physician.
  • Collect and label blood specimens labeling accurately at the beside as directed by RN or ordered by physician.
  • Transport patients and supplies.
  • Enhances professional growth and development through participation in educational programs current literature in-services meeting and workshops; shows responsibility for ongoing education.
  • Assists in cost containment through the appropriate ordering and conserving of supplies and equipment.
  • Ensures patient personal and oral hygiene needs are met daily and/or as necessary. Reports any pertinent observations to RN.

    Minimum Requirements:

  • Up to 3 years of ER Technician experience preferred.
  • BCLS CPR certification required.
  • EMT Paramedic and/or Medical Assistant license preferred.
  • High School or equivalent. Graduation from a foreign medical and/or Medical Assistant program preferred

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