ER Tech - Salem, Oregon

Full-Time
Posted On Mar 12

Overview

Your Team. Your Choice. Choose Salem Health.

 

Salem Health does more than provide high quality patient care. It is an organization that commits itself to empowering teams to create, innovate, and dream. We are looking for individuals who can challenge the status quo, raise the bar, and embrace change. 

 

At Salem Health, we want trailblazers, self-starters, and creative thinkers to drive improvement in the health care arena where “patient-centered” is more than just words.

Description/Qualifications

Do you thrive in a fast-paced environment? Are you able to take direction in moments of emergency situations while putting our patients first? If so, you might be a great fit for our Emergency Department as an ED Tech-UAP (Unlicensed Assistive Personnel).

The ED Tech-UAP (Unlicensed Assistive Personnel) provides patient care as directed by a Registered Nurse within their authorized duties to deliver exceptional patient care.  Must possess a broad range of skills including observation, communication, and organization.  Must be flexible, self-motivated and willing to accept a variety of patient care assignments.  Assists with unit maintenance activities such as stocking and cleaning, or other tasks as directed. 

  

What you’ll need:

  • High School diploma or equivalent required

 

Requires ONE of the following:

  • CNA II certification
  • EMT B certification
  • Enrolled in an accredited nursing school
  • Previous experience as an ED Tech or in a comparable role (i.e. CMA, UAP).              

 

AND requires experience in acute care or Emergency Medical Service setting.

Prefer phlebotomy skills and one year of recent experience in pre-hospital (EMS) or an emergency department or completion of one (1) year of nursing school within the last two (2) years is preferred. Ortho splinting experienced is also preferred.

  • EMT-B, AEMT or EMT-P preferred
  • BLS from the American Heart Association required within 90 days

CPI training within 6 months of hire

 

Closing

As a leader in the local industry, Salem Health offers a generous total rewards package, an empowering culture, and a commitment to the development and growth of our in-house talent. Our work is grounded in respect for people and continuous improvement and we invite you to partner with us to further our mission.

 

Salem Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other status or condition protected by law

Share This Job:

Apply for this position

Learn more and apply online: https://careers-salemhealth.icims.com/jobs/2705/er-tech--uap/job

Want first access to more jobs like this? Visit our Job Seeker Portal for exclusive access to organizations hiring similar positions!"