Emergency Department Technician

Trinity Health Corporation Muskegon, MI

MU101_60570 Nursing Floats and Relief

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Facility: Hackley Campus

Schedule: Relief

Under general supervision but according to specific policies, procedures and established patient care standards, is responsible for facilitating an effectively prioritized patient flow in the Hospital's Emergency Room. Assists arriving ambulance personnel with patient transport and meets other arriving patients. Assesses patient's condition and determines need for registration vs. immediate treatment and prioritizes treatment timing for those who must wait. Explains procedures, facilities, need for waiting period (if prolonged) and answers questions. Assists in basic treatment procedures as assigned. Level of knowledge equivalent to completion of training as a Basic EMT (licensure as such preferred).Six months experience. Significant health care experience in responsibilities applicable to emergency assessment may be acceptable. Experience with hospital, medical/surgical equipment and supplies is desirable.

Trinity Health's Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Trinity Health employs more than 120,000 colleagues at dozens of hospitals and hundreds of health centers in 21 states. Because we serve diverse populations, our colleagues are trained to recognize the cultural beliefs, values, traditions, language preferences, and health practices of the communities that we serve and to apply that knowledge to produce positive health outcomes. We also recognize that each of us has a different way of thinking and perceiving our world and that these differences often lead to innovative solutions.

Trinity Health's dedication to diversity includes a unified workforce (through training and education, recruitment, retention and development), commitment and accountability, communication, community partnerships, and supplier diversity.