Providence Health & Services EMT - Emergency Department in Torrance, California

Description:

Providence is calling a Full Time, Variable Shift Emergency Services Technician to Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance in Torrance, CA.

In this position you will:

  • Perform delegated routine and predictable patient care tasks/duties and work under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN). These duties may include, but are not limited to ECGs, vital signs, monitoring, basic patient care and transportation

  • Respond appropriately to patients and families with knowledge of age-specific needs based on the emergency department scope of service.

Qualifications:

Required qualifications for this position include:

  • Nursing Assistant certification from a state approved program or graduate of the SCROC CCT Program or demonstrated equivalency (such as experience as a Corpsman, EMT, foreign licensed RN or MD), completion of 2nd semester of accredited Nursing Program, HHA with 1-2 years experience

  • Current Basic Life Support (BLS) certification for Healthcare Providers from the American Heart Association

  • Fluent ability to understand oral and written English directives and text

  • Must demonstrate an understanding of basic medical terminology and abbreviations

Preferred qualifications for this position include:

  • Recent hospital direct patient care experience in an acute, sub-acute or skilled nursing facility

  • Bilingual English/Spanish

About the hospital you will serve:

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center Torrance is a 436-bed non-profit hospital serving the greater South Bay communities of Los Angeles since 1960. We are proud of our reputation for clinical excellence, use of advanced technology, and a distinct focus on providing care with a personal, healing touch. In addition to the finest general medical, surgical, and critical care services, we offer a number of specialty programs including Cardiovascular Services, Women’s and Children’s Health, Oncology, and Emergency Care.

Providence Little Company of Mary Medical Center,Torrance is proud to be recognized as a Magnet® Designated Hospital. We are the only South Bay area hospital to be named a 100 Top Hospital by Truven Health; a distinction we have held four years in a row. As a recent recipient of the Premier Award for Quality by the Premier healthcare alliance and the American Hospital Association McKesson Quest for Quality, our commitment to outstanding patient care and operational efficiency is clear.

As a member of Providence Health & Services, a Catholic-sponsored healthcare ministry, we believe strongly in respecting the dignity of each person and give special concern to the most vulnerable members of our community.

We offer a full comprehensive range of benefits - see our website for details

http://www.providenceiscalling.jobs/rewards-benefits/

Our Mission

As people of Providence, we reveal God's love for all, especially the poor and vulnerable, through our compassionate service.

About Us

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.

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Variable

Job Category: Emergency Dept Techs

Location: California-Torrance

Req ID: 168189