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EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT TECHNICIAN in San Diego, CA at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla

Date Posted: 6/11/2019

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Job Description

At Scripps Health, you will experience the pride, support, respect that has been repeatedly recognized as one of the nation’s Top 100 Places to Work.
You’ll be surrounded by people committed to making a difference in the lives of their patients and their teammates. So if you’re open to change, go ahead and unlock your potential.
The ideal candidate will have Emergency Room experience and with Cardiac patients, thrive in a fast-paced environment. Established in 1924 by Ellen Browning Scripps, Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla has been one of Southern California’s premier medical centers for more than 90 years. With 444 licensed beds, we offer a wide range of clinical, surgical and specialty services, including a Level II Trauma Center and 24-hour emergency services.
Join our Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla team of Emergency Services. As an ED Tech, you will support 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. You will perform assessment of vital signs, thermal applications, non-sterile soaks, application of simple dressings and splints, stool and urine collection. You will also prepare patients for examinations/treatments including draping patients, opening sterile supplies, set up and removal of IV's. The ED Tech, will assist in collection of patient history and ensures confidentiality of records, as well as, clean and prepare rooms between procedures including changing of bed linens and restocking of room supplies. You may transport patients and/or provide coverage for the unit secretary.
This position is Full-Time (72 hours per pay period), 12 hour NIGHT shifts, 7:00pm-7:30am. Varied work schedule that includes weekends and holidays. Located at Scripps Memorial Hospital La Jolla.  


Job Requirements

Required Qualifications:
  • Certified EMT (EMT, AEMT or Paramedic) or CNA
  • BLS Healthcare Provider Certifications through American Heart Association
Preferred Qualifications:
  • One (1) year of experience in a healthcare setting
  • Experience in emergency services
Scripps Health is repeatedly named on the Fortune Magazine’s 100 Best Companies to work for, only San Diego-based company and Becker’s Healthcare Top Hospitals. Scripps Health offers a robust Total Rewards Program designed to compensate and motivate you throughout your career. Scripps Health Total Rewards Program includes a broad range of plans and programs including market competitive pay and performance incentives, health and wellness benefits, financial wellness benefits, work-life resources, learning and development opportunities, and rewards and recognition. Unlock your potential with Scripps Health today.
Scripps Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex (including pregnancy, sexual orientation, or gender identity/expression), age, marital status, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.