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Type: Full Time
Location: Pensacola, Florida
DESCRIPTION SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)
West Florida Healthcare is proud to be the only hospital in the area to offer ALL PRIVATE ROOMS as well as the area's only Accredited Chest Pain Center. The facility is also an Advanced Primary Stroke Center and is the area's only accredited Breast Imaging Center of Excellence. The West Florida Healthcare campus includes the all private room acute care hospital, the area's only comprehensive physical rehabilitation hospital, and a mental health facility.
Affiliated with HCA, the nation's leading provider of healthcare, West Florida Healthcare offers major services in cardiology/cardiovascular surgery, oncology, neurology/neurosurgery, orthopedics, emergency care, behavioral health, obstetrics, rehabilitative medicine and many other medical specialties.
For more information about the hospital, visit www.westfloridahospital.com
The Emergency Department Technician assists the professional nursing personnel by performing patient care and specific tasks under the direct supervision of an RN. The ED Tech follows policies and procedures of West Florida Hospital. Participates in the Quality Improvement process and adheres to West Florida Hospital standards of behavior.
The ER Tech will have a medium workload-exert up to fifty (50) pounds of force occasionally and/or up to twenty (20) pounds frequently, and/or up to ten (10) pounds constantly. Manages stress appropriately and can make decisions under pressure and handle multiple priorities. The minimum requirements of this position require the individual to: stand, sit, walk, perform repetitive tasks/motions, distinguish colors, hear alarms/telephones/normal speaking voice, have good manual dexterity, good eye-hand-foot coordination, and clarity of vision. Climbing, bending, crouching, squatting, crawling, kneeling, balancing, pulling with force, reaching above own head, and reaching above shoulder are routine.
QUALIFICATIONS EDUCATION REQUIRED:
High School Diploma or GED required
Technical or Associates EMT
Current -FL EMT
Minimum of six (6) months experience as an EMT or ER Tech
We are committed to:
Providing an inclusive work environment where everyone is treated with fairness, dignity and respect.
Recruiting and retaining a diverse staff reflective of the patients and communities we serve.
Equal employment opportunities are provided to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, citizenship, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected category in accordance to applicable federal, state, or local laws.