Providence is calling an Emergency Technician (0.0 FTE, Rotating/Variable) to Providence Milwaukie Hospital in Milwaukie, OR.
In this position, you will:
Work closely with all members of the emergency team to provide direct patient care to optimize positive patient care outcomes.
Assist the physician/nurse practitioner during procedures by providing the appropriate sutures, supplies, instruments, and equipment.
Maintain proper sterile technique during procedures.
Serve as the Health Unit Coordinator (HUC) by providing overall administrative and technical assistance and support in the operation of the Emergency Department (ED), as applicable. HUC duties fall within these main categories: clerical, communication, and coordination of unit activities.
Required qualifications for this position include:
Current or previous Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), completion of Medical Assistant (MA) program or Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) certificate, -or-
Equivalent skills acquired through military or surgical technician experience, -or-
Completion of Emergency Department (ED) tech residency program through Providence Oregon Emergency Services. (Not required to maintain certification after hire.)
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (AHA-BLS) certification
Prevention and Management of Assaultive Behavior (PMAB) annually
1 year of patient care experience in an acute care or pre-hospital setting
Military experience as medical personnel or senior clinical nursing student considered
About Providence in Oregon
As the largest healthcare system and largest private employer in Oregon, Providence offers exceptional work environments and unparalleled career opportunities.
The Providence Experience begins each time our patients or their families have an encounter with a Providence team member and continues throughout their visit or stay. Whether you provide direct or indirect patient care, we want our patients to feel that they are in a welcoming place where they can be comfortable and free from anxiety. Our employees create the Providence Experience through simple, caring behaviors such as acknowledging and welcoming each visitor, introducing ourselves and Providence, addressing people by name, providing the duration of estimated wait times and updating frequently if timelines change, explaining situations in a way that puts patients at ease, carefully listening to their concerns, and always thanking people for trusting Providence for their healthcare needs. At Providence, our quality vision is simple,
"Providence will provide the best care and service to every person, every time."
Providence is consistently ranked among the top 100 companies to work for in Oregon. It is also home to two of our award-winning Magnet medical centers. Providence hospitals and clinics are located in numerous areas, ranging from the Columbia Gorge to the wine country to sunny southern Oregon to charming coastal communities to the urban setting of Portland. If you want a vibrant lifestyle while working with a team highly committed to the art of healing, choose from our many options in Oregon.
We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details
As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.
Providence Health & Services is the third largest not-for-profit health system in the United States. Providence employs more than 82,000 caregivers (employees) across a five-state area; AK, WA, MT, OR, and CA. Our facilities include 34 hospitals, 600 physician clinics, senior services, supportive housing and other health and educational services. Providence is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Providence does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, disability, veteran, military status, religion, age, creed, national origin, sexual identity or expression, sexual orientation, marital status, genetic information, or any other basis prohibited by local, state, or federal law.