Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Temp
As the only acute care hospital with over 150 beds for 150 miles in any direction, the YRMC Emergency Department sees its fair share of trauma patients. While Yuma does not provide the inner-city experience, we do have two heli-pads to stabilize and ship patients to nearby Phoenix or San Diego hospitals, and they are typically utilized multiple times each week. Our recently remodeled ED hosts 72 patient beds. We have immediate access to the Cardiac Cath Lab for suspected heart patients. Annual patient visits for our ED exceeds 60,000 per year.
The EMT delivers patient care, support and evaluation in a hospital setting. Provide assistance to medical staff provider and staff in coordination patient care and functions as primary liaison between patient, staff and provider within EMT scope of practice.
Demonstrates commitment to patient care by following processes as defined by Yuma Regional Medical Center policies & procedures while promoting the mission YMRC. Demonstrates ability to perform in emergency situations as evidenced by observation. Performs documentation as required in a concise, accurate and legible manner according to standards designated for pertinent circumstances as evidenced by audit. Documentation of care delivered and patient responses is recorded using approved medical terminology and abbreviations. Demonstrates and expects open communications. Promotes an environment that is open and collaborative while keeping the team focused on a common goal. Fosters an open working environment for easy access to express ideas and concerns. Builds rapport, encourages teamwork, creates an environment where employees may feel empowered. Arrange exam/treatment rooms in preparation for procedure and maintain medical inventory in exam rooms.
REQUIRED: 0 years related experience
Arizona State EMT License/Certification;
Basic life support for healthcare providers as appropriate &required for assigned department
Work Schedule: 8-hours, Days, Varied
Physical Requirements and working conditions for this position will be provided to you upon interview.