SCL Health Emergency Department Technician - ED Tech - PRN in Butte, Montana
You bring your body, mind, heart and spirit to your work as an Emergency Department Technician.
You know when to move quickly. When to sit quietly. When to laugh loudly.
Youre great at what you do, but you want to be part of something even greater. Because you believe that while individuals can be strong, the right team is invincible.
St. James Healthcare is part of SCL Health, a faith-based, nonprofit healthcare organization that focuses on person-centered care. Our 98-bed hospital is the only full-service acute care facility in Butte, and were the largest hospital serving a seven-county area. Our mission is to bring health and hope to the poor, the vulnerable, our communities and each other.
Benefits are one of the ways we encourage health for you and your family. Our generous package includes medical, dental and vision coverage. But health is more than a well-working body: it encompasses body, mind and social well-being. To that end, weve launched a Healthy Living program to address your holistic health. Healthy Living includes financial incentives, digital tools, tobacco cessation, classes, counseling and paid time off. We also offer financial wellness tools and retirement planning.
Together well align mission and careers, values and workplace. Well honor each others dignity and surpass the standards we set. Well encourage joy, demand safety and take pride in our integrity.
Well laugh at each others jokes (even the bad ones). Well hello and high five. Well celebrate milestones and acknowledge the value of spirituality in healing.
Were proud of what we know, which includes how much there is to learn.
As an ED Tech you need to know how to:
Interact routinely with patients, observe behaviors and communicate significant observations to nursing staff. Receive, greet and direct patients, visitors and hospital personnel. Provide accurate responses in a friendly, timely and courteous manner.
Ability to access, manage and update patient medical records through Hospital Electronic Medical Record Information System. Maintain HIPAA rules, regulations and follow "Patients Rights Policy" at all times.
Appropriately direct phone calls to RN's, relay messages, maintain confidentiality in department at all times. Utilize proper phone etiquette at all times.
Monitor behavior, recognize behavioral escalation and provide therapeutic de-escalation. Coordinate and assist with care as directed.
Attend to physical needs of patients and family in collaboration with RN's and Physicians, including assistance with personal hygiene tasks, such as bathing, toileting and caring for incontinence if necessary along with feeding and mobility.
Acquire and accurately document vital signs. Complete assigned duties of data entry for orders and procedures.
Provide therapeutic patient interaction.
Utilize Crisis Prevention Intervention when exposed to volatile patients to maintain personal safety while ensuring safety for the patient and other individuals on the unit.
Now that you know more about being an ED Tech on our team we hope youll join us. At SCL Health youll reaffirm every day how much you love this work, and why you were called to it in the first place.
Our facilities do not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability, or age in admission or access to, or treatment or employment in, its programs, services or activities, or on the basis of sex (gender) in health programs and activities
Employer's Job# 18010572
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