ED Technician - Full Time - Days - Temporary
Facility: St Joseph Hospital Location: Bethpage, NY Department:
Emergency Department Category: Direct Care / Aides Schedule:
Temporary - Full Time Shift: Varied hours Hours: 7p-3a with weekend
and holiday rotation ReqNum: 6034983
If you're looking for a great place to grow your career at a
community hospital focused on excellent patient experience and
nursing excellence, St. Joseph Hospital, a member of Catholic
Health, may be what you are seeking. We offer career advancement, a
rich tuition reimbursement program, medical benefits, a generous
pension plan, 403B for retirement and PTO plan. Join us and Long
Live Long Island where we care for Every Patient, Every Time.
Located in Bethpage, St. Joseph Hospital that provides
comprehensive inpatient and outpatient medical, critical care and
surgical services. Its Emergency Department cares for approximately
33,000 patients a year. Other vital services include an Ambulatory
Surgery Unit, The Center for Sleep Medicine, Hyperbaric and Wound
Healing Center, CHS Cancer Center, The Center for Speech and
Swallowing Disorders, Diabetes Education Center and a full scope of
outpatient radiology services, including Cardiac CT.
The Emergency Department technician assists in the care of
patients by performing various duties under the direction of a
Registered Nurse. Assists in patient data collection. Provides
appropriate care to assigned patients. Performs treatments and
procedures according to established hospital policy and procedures.
Prepares patient environment for receiving patients. Assists in
and, as necessary, accompanies patient in the admission, transfer
and discharge process. Assists the nurse or physician in procedures
and treatments as necessary. Appropriately places patients on a
cardiac monitor as instructed by nursing staff. Handles and cares
for patients clothing, valuables and other personal property
(including prosthetic devices, hearing aides, dentures, glasses,
contact lenses, etc.) from admission through discharge. Functions
appropriately during emergencies and crisis situations.
High School Diploma or GED Required. Successful completion of a
duly authorized CNA Training program with CNA certification, OR
EMT-B certification OR a Nursing Student enrolled in a Nursing
program who has completed Fundamentals of Nursing including a
clinical rotation. Current ED experience is preferred. BLS from
American Heart Association is required.
At Catholic Health, our primary focus is the way we treat and
serve our communities. We work collaboratively to provide
compassionate care and utilize evidence based practice to improve
outcomes to every patient, every time. We are committed to caring
for Long Island. Be a part of our team of healthcare heroes.
Catholic Health is also proud to be voted one of Newsday's Top
Places to Work on Long Island in 2018 and 2019 and Modern
Healthcare's Best Place to work in both 2019 and 2020.