HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Emergency Medical Tech - Emergency Services PRN (EMT ER) in Webster, Texas
_Clear Lake Regional Medical Center – Webster, TX_ __ /An HCA Affiliated Hospital/
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, a 610-bed facility in the heart of Bay Area Houston, was founded in 1972. We are committed to the care and improvement of human life. From fragile newborns to complex cardiovascular patients, we ensure Bay Area residents receive the best available healthcare in their own community.
Clear Lake Regional Medical Center *is looking for a *Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) PRN – Emergency Room (ER).
_Responsibilities:_ 1. Performs patient care functions in compliance with hospital policies and procedures: a. Assists patients with activities of daily living. b. Assists with diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. c. Assists in admitting, transferring and discharging of patients. d. Assists with management of supplies and equipment. 2. Keeps licensed nurse informed of patient activities/changes in condition. 3. Routinely performs venipunctures for laboratory specimens. 4. Responds in a customer friendly atmosphere. 5. Answers call lights and refers to licensed nurse as needed. 6. Responsible for physical appearance of the nursing unit. 7. Transports patients, including those requiring cardiac monitoring. 8. Perform and interprets ECG rhythm strips. 9. Performs 12-lead ECG’s. 10. Performs Point of Care (POC) testing in accordance with written policies and procedures 11. Obtains IV access per protocols as needed. 12. Attends stable patients requiring cardiac monitoring during off unit testing, (i.e. CT scan, MRI etc.).
Experience: 1. Previous EMT-Paramedic, EMT- Intermediate or Military Medic equivalent, or 2. Employed as Nurse Technician at CLRMC Emergency Department or inpatient Critical Care area for a minimum of 1 year and meets “Special Requirements”.
- Educational requirements appropriate for meeting age-specific needs of patients assigned:
Adults: 1. Active, self-care 2. Assisted living needs 3. Total dependency needs
Geriatrics: 1. Assisted living needs 2. Total dependency needs
Pediatrics 1. Assisted living needs 2. Total dependency needs
- Maintains current CPR certification.
- Obtains ACLS or Code Blue certification
- Completes IV learning module with 80% or better or remediation.
- Obtains Basic ECG certification or successfully completes ECG challenge test.
- Must be detail oriented and able to operate mechanical, electrical and computer-controlled instrumentation.
Title: Emergency Medical Tech - Emergency Services PRN (EMT ER)
Location: Texas-Webster-Clear Lake Regional Medical Center- Webster
Requisition ID: 01533-76365