PCT - Emergency Department at Emerson Hospital in Concord, Massachusetts

Posted in Other 8 days ago.





Job Description:

PCT - Emergency Department


Job Ref: 21095

Category: CNA & Nursing Assistant

Location:

Emerson Hospital,
133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner,

Concord,
MA 01742




Department: Emergency Department

Schedule: Part Time

Shift: Eve/Night shift

Hours: 3pm-330am






  • The ED Technician is a healthcare professional who plays a key role in the ED setting. The ED Technician is responsible for providing BLS care to ED patients in collaboration with ED Registered Nurses and Physicians. The ED Technician is also responsible for performing specialized skills including custom orthopedic splinting, assisting physicians with orthopedic casting, phlebotomy, application of dressings, preparing patients for suturing and urinary catheter insertion. The ED techs also play an important role in bioterrorism & disaster preparedness including preparation for response to a mass influx of patients. All ED Tech responsibilities are performed under the supervision of the ED Registered Nurse or Emergency Physician. Additionally, the ED Technician reports to the Director of Emergency Services.

Minimum Qualifications



  • Education
    • High School diploma or equivalent preferred.



  • Experience
    • 1 year pre-hospital EMS experience preferred.



  • Licensure and/or Certification

    • BLS healthcare provider required.

    • EMT Certification preferred.




  • Skills

    • Ability to take vitals.

    • Communication skills.

    • Interpersonal skills.

    • Computer skills.

    • Must have the ability to read, write, and communicate in English.

    • Ability to maintain confidential information.