Franciscan Health ED Paramedic ER in Hammond, Indiana
ED Paramedic ER
Franciscan Health5454 Hohman Avenue Hammond, IN 46320
Days; Holidays; Weekends
High School Diploma/ GED Required
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.
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.
WHAT WE'RE LOOKING FOR
1-3 Years Experience
Certification(s): Basic Life Support Program
Travel: Never or Rarely
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.
Hammond, IN, US, 46320
Never or Rarely
5454 Hohman Avenue