E.D. Tech | Emergency Department | Elkhart General Hospital at Beacon Health Systems in Elkhart, Indiana

Posted in General Business 6 days ago.

Type: Full-Time





Job Description:


  • JOB SUMMARY
    • Assist patients with performing activities of daily living when delegated by RN. Obtains vital signs on patients and reports to assigned nurse. Keeps the nurse up-to-date on any changes in patient information. Exhibits exceptional patient experience by upholding Beacon values of respect, trust integrity and compassion and displaying relationship based care.

      EGH Nursing Purpose: To ensure safe, compassionate, innovative patient centered care, promote and engage in the advancement of evidenced-based nursing practice, create a culture of collaboration, professionalism and a healthy work environment.




  • MISSION, VALUES and SERVICE GOALS

    • MISSION: We deliver outstanding care, inspire health, and connect with heart.



    • VALUES: Trust. Respect. Integrity. Compassion.



    • SERVICE GOALS: Personally connect. Keep everyone informed. Be on their team.




  • JOB SPECIFICATIONS

    • Education and Experience
      • The knowledge, skills, and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of a High School Diploma or Equivalent. EMT certified (First Response, Basic, Advanced, or Paramedic), Certified Nursing Assistant or currently enrolled in a School of Nursing preferred. Must obtain Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS/CPR) within 3 months of hire and maintain current certification. Experience in the Emergency Department or other related healthcare experience preferred.



    • Knowledge & Skills

      • Must have good customer service skills.


      • Must have good organizational skills and ability to multi-task.


      • Strong team player, receives delegation readily and positively




    • Working Conditions

      • May have direct contact and exposure to communicable diseases.


      • May have contact with or be exposed to hazardous materials.


      • Has contact with patients, families, and visitors of varied backgrounds.


      • May be exposed to a wide variety of personalities and temperaments (which may include difficult interactions).


      • Works 8 to 12 hour shifts, including holidays and weekends.




    • Physical Demands
      • Requires the physical ability and stamina (i.e. to walk/stand for prolonged periods of time, push carts/wheelchairs up to 50 pounds, to position/lift patients at a maximum of 35 pounds unassisted, over 35 pounds requires assistance, provide CPR, etc.) to perform the essential functions of the position.