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ED Technician III

ED Technician III

Emergency Services
Franciscan Health

​701 Superior Avenue 
Munster, IN 46321

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PRN (As Needed); 
0 Hrs/Wk

Evenings/Nights; Holidays; Weekends

Never or Rarely Travel

 

WHAT WE NEED

Efficient emergency room techs

WHO WE ARE LOOKING FOR

There’s a lot going on in an emergency department. Patients need triage. The environment must be kept clean and hazard free. Waiting rooms must be monitored. And nearly everyone there is at a fairly high level of stress. The Emergency Department Technician steps in and calmly handles all these duties and more.

 

Can you stay calm and focus in emergency situations? Are you able to analyze a situation and follow proper procedures to handle it? Are you good at helping others compassionately? Would you like to administer patient care in a faith-based environment? We have a special place to utilize your skills. 

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Receive assignment from the Emergency Department Charge Nurse for patient care duties or departmental needs.
  • Assist in triaging patients under the direction of the RN.      
  • Participate in patient care duties and treatments as directed by physician or nursing staff.
  • Perform phlebotomy.
  • Performing 12 Lead EKG's.
  • Perform waiting room reassessments at appropriate intervals.
  • Perform Glucometer and pulse oximeter readings
  • Administer medication as per Policy and Scope of Practice.

WHAT IT TAKES TO SUCCEED

  • Interact with others in a calm, friendly and caring manner.
  • Active listening skills and empathy toward others.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Strong organizational and analytical skills.
  • Follow well-defined instructions and comply with regulations, standards and procedures
  • Contribute to overall efficiency of the Emergency Department by maintenance of equipment, use of supplies and appropriate charging.
  • The physical demand level and degree of strenuous activity ranges from occasional sedentary work with some sitting, standing, and walking to some very heavy work involving the lifting of patients or equipment.
  • High School education or equivalent
  • Successful completion of recognized Paramedic Course with at least one year of recent experience working as a paramedic.
  • Must maintain current Indiana and National EMS paramedic certification in good standing
  • Document of current CPR course completion

 

WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR

Trade School / Certification Required

1-3 Years Experience

License(s):

Certification(s): Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation; Indiana Credential; Paramedic

 

EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

It is the policy of Franciscan Alliance to provide equal employment to its employees and qualified applicants for employment as otherwise required by an applicable local, state or Federal law.

Franciscan Alliance reserves a Right of Conscience objection in the event local, state or Federal ordinances that violate its values and the free exercise of its religious rights.

Franciscan Alliance is committed to equal employment opportunity.


Nearest Major Market: Gary
Nearest Secondary Market: Chicago

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