ED TECH - Emergency Services (La Jolla) - Full Time - Varied in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 4/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Supports emergency department or urgent care by performing basic emergency medical procedures as directed. Under supervision, assists nurses and physicians in the performance of their functions. Performs assessment of vital signs, thermal applications, non-sterile soaks, application of simple dressings and splints, stool and urine collection. Prepares patients for examinations/treatments including draping patients, opening sterile supplies, set up and removal of IV's. Assist in collection of patient history and ensures confidentiality of records. Cleans and prepares rooms between procedures including changing of bed linens and restocking of room supplies. May transport patients and/or provide coverage for the unit secretary.

Job Requirements

Required Education/Experience/Specialized Skills: One year of experience in a healthcare setting.

Required Certification/Registration: Certified California EMT (EMT, AEMT or Paramedic) or California C.N.A certification.

Preferred Education/Experience/Specialized Skills/Certification: ED Tech or C.N.A experience, acute care setting experience preferred.

Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.