The ED Tech assists in providing quality patient care by performing technical and nurse delegated tasks for infant, pediatric and adult patients in the Emergency Department. These tasks are carried out according to hospital/EMS policy, hospital mission statement, Texas Department of Health EMS Standards and the delegation rules as defined by the Board of Nurse Examiners Rules and Regulations relating to professional practice.
EMT Paramedic certification
Other certifications (PALS, ACLS, etc.) may be required per department specifications
Pediatric skills preferred
Obtains and maintains current licensure necessary to operate transfer vehicles.
High School diploma or equivalent required
Clinical experience -- 6 months training preferred
Experience in related field preferred
Positive attitude with advanced customer service and public relations experience preferred.
Ability to perform the essential functions of this position, with or without reasonable accommodation and without posing a direct threat to the health and safety of self or others. Ability to comply with all Good Shepherd policies and procedures that are job-related and consistent with business necessity. Ability to effectively communicate with patients and provide competent care as appropriate to the ages of patients served by this position.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.