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ER Tech (PD-Varied) Valley - (105173)

Universal Health Services
Las Vegas, NV 89101
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Job Description

Responsible for patient care/service and assigned duties under the direction of the Registered Nurse.

Essential Job Duties:

Position Specific Requirements
Performs responsibilities consistent with hospital safety policies.
Knows and applies infection control policies and processes when handling and disposing of blood and body fluids.
Transports patients to ancillary departments or inpatient units in a timely fashion.
Transports specimens and requisitions to ancillary departments in a timely fashion.
Orders and stocks all patient care areas ensuring adequate supplies for patient care.
Assists with clerical functions as assigned.
Cleans ER bays and rooms between patients in a timely fashion.
Assists with vital signs and direct patient care.
Works alongside the triage nurse to assist the RN in prompt patient assessment.
Works in a fast track area as required.
Applies fiberglass and plaster casts and splints.
Applies orthopedic splints and appliances.
Maintains continuous E.K.G. monitoring of patients.
Demonstrates ability to report the document observations accurately and completely.
Informs appropriate nursing personnel of abnormalities or changes.
Complete rhythm records and logs within the telemetry department and nursing floors.
Follows all infection control procedures including cleanliness of equipment.
Initiates telemetry hook-ups.
Troubleshoots the sending units.
Blood draws in accordance with laboratory guidelines.
Establishes IVs as directed by RN in accordance with policies and guidelines.

Department Specific Requirements

Follows and complies with government departmental guidelines, policies and procedures.
Acts as an interdisciplinary team member.
Meets assigned deadlines.
Meets productivity guidelines.

Classification Specific Requirements

Employees in positions involving patient charting and related functions, must possess competency in use of technology and computers.
Makes suggestions/recommendations for improved operations to the department, facility.
Effectively communicates both orally and in writing.

Job Requirements

Job Requirements:

Education: High school diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of a basic cardiac arrhythmia course or successful completion of an arrhythmia test given by the Education Department. Techs working with IVs must have successfully completed an IV course.

License/Certification: Current BLS Certification. Certification of completion of a basic cardiac arrhythmia course or certification by the Education Department of successful completion of an arrhythmia test. Certified Phlebotomist preferred. IV certification preferred.

Other: Must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care/service appropriate to the age of the patients served on the assigned unit/department.

This opportunity offers the following:

Challenging and rewarding work environment
Growth and Development Opportunities within UHS and its Subsidiaries
Competitive Compensation
Excellent Medical, Dental, Vision and Prescription Drug Plan
401k plan with company match

UHS is one of the nations largest and most respected hospital companies, Universal Health Services, Inc. (UHS) has built an impressive record of achievement and performance. Steadily growing from a startup to an esteemed Fortune 500 corporation, UHS today has annual revenue nearing $10 billion. In 2017, UHS was recognized as one of the Worlds Most Admired Companies by Fortune; ranked #276 on the Fortune 500, and listed #275 in Forbes inaugural ranking of Americas Top 500 Public Companies.

Our operating philosophy is as effective today as it was 40 years ago: Build or acquire high quality hospitals in rapidly growing markets, invest in the people and equipment needed to allow each facility to thrive, and become the leading healthcare provider in each community we serve.

Headquartered in King of Prussia, PA, UHS has more than 81,000 employees and through its subsidiaries operates more than 320 acute care hospitals, behavioral health facilities and ambulatory centers in the United States, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands and the United Kingdom.

*UHS is a registered trademark of UHS of Delaware, Inc., the management company for Universal Health Services, Inc. and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universal Health Services, Inc. Universal Health Services, Inc. is a holding company and operates through its subsidiaries including its management company, UHS of Delaware, Inc. All healthcare and management operations are conducted by subsidiaries of Universal Health Services, Inc. To the extent any reference to "UHS or UHS facilities" on this website including any statements, articles or other publications contained herein relates to our healthcare or management operations it is referring to Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Further, the terms "we," "us," "our" or "the company" in such context similarly refer to the operations of Universal Health Services' subsidiaries including UHS of Delaware. Any employment referenced in this website is not with Universal Health Services, Inc. but solely with one of its subsidiaries including but not limited to UHS of Delaware, Inc.

UHS is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. Please, no phone calls or emails. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at UHS via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written search agreement in place for this position will be deemed the sole property of UHS. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by UHS as a result of the referral or through other means.

Posted: 2020-02-27 Expires: 2020-04-02

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ER Tech (PD-Varied) Valley - (105173)

Universal Health Services
Las Vegas, NV 89101

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