Methodist Medical Center of Oak Ridge
Emergency Department Tech, Emergency Room
Full-Time, 72 Hours per pay period, Variable shifts
With more than 30 specialties from Cardiology and Neurosurgery to Orthopedics and Vascular care, Methodist Medical Center was one of the first hospitals in East Tennessee to offer cutting-edge treatments and technologies that benefit people with life-threatening aneurysms, severely damaged knee, hip and shoulder joints, sudden heart failure, and non-healing wounds.
- 301 licensed beds
- 25 ICU beds
- 8 step-down beds
- 38 emergency suites
- 2 cath labs
- 1 electrophysiology lab
- 8 LDRP suites
- 205 active and courtesy physicians
- 1,192 employees
Position Summary: The ED Tech coordinates communications on the unit; provides materials to staff and physicians; and provides direct patient care as listed on ER Tech skills checklist.
Minimum Education: Must have successfully completed training as an Emergency Medical Technician or successfully completed the first year of an accredited nursing school program, or have CNA certification.
Minimum Experience: Functional knowledge of medical terminology, software and hardware related to data and ordering systems preferred.
Licensure Requirement: Must be certified in cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR/Provider C, BLS) or be recertified during the orientation period.