BHE - ER Tech II - Emergency Room
Baptist Healthcare System - Louisville, KY

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Org Marketing Statement

Baptist Hospital East, a 519-bed acute care hospital in the heart of St. Matthews, is a leading healthcare provider in the Louisville area. Offering a convenient suburban location, comprehensive services and a warm, family-oriented atmosphere, Baptist East offers many rewarding career opportunities in both clinical and non-clinical areas. Baptist East has garnered a number of awards: Top 100 Hospitals as chosen by Thomson Reuters®; winner in the Best Places to Work in Kentucky (large company division); Baptist Hospital East achieved Magnet designation for excellence in nursing services by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's (ANCC) Magnet Recognition Program®.

Department Marketing Statement

With 32 beds in the main ED, five beds in the Trager Pediatric After Hours and nine beds in the Clinical Decision Unit, this fast-paced ED treats an average of 160 patients a day. Types of cases include acute cardiovascular and neurovascular emergencies, general medical emergencies, traumatic injuries and psychiatric patients. Ages of those treated range from neonates to geriatrics. An extensive orientation program allows the emergency nurse to work autonomously with a wide range of clinical specialties in treating emergency patients and families. The ED fosters high levels of teamwork and collaboration with a multidisciplinary group of professionals.

Responsibilities

The ED Tech assists the nursing and medical staff by performing selected procedures and emergent duties in the care of Emergency Department patients. They also perform duties as Unit Secretary, thus having both a clinical and clerical aspect to their role. All functions must be within the scope of training and instruction received and are under the supervision of a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse.

Qualifications

A.High School graduate or GED with recent experience in a health care setting providing patient care preferred.
B.BCLS certified with in the first 90 days

Closing Statement

If you would like to be part of a winning team with a great future, please apply with us. We are proud to be considered the hospitals of choice throughout Kentucky and are seeking qualified individuals for the positions listed.

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Baptist Healthcare System is one of the largest not-for-profit health care systems in Kentucky. The system owns five acute-care hospitals...