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PRN Emergency Department Technician I- Per Diem- HUP Pavilion

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Job ID: 138176
Category: EMT/Transport
Work Type: PER DIEM
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States
Date Posted: Jun 27, 2022
Work Schedule: PRN

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Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.

Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

Summary: Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines. Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?

    Responsibilities: The Emergency Department Technician is an integral member of the health care team who delivers quality care through collaboration and communication with team members. They work under the direct supervision of the registered nurse to support and assist the nurse in the delivery of quality care to patients and families. Some of the major responsibilities will include collection and reporting of patient data, incorporating organizational competencies of superior quality care, and assuming responsibility and accountability for their role performance outcomes while supporting UPHS’s Standards of Excellence.

      Credentials: Must be EMT, CNA, or matriculating nursing student that has successfully completed clinical rotation and has a 3.0 gpa or higher. CPR certification is required and ACLS is preferred. High school diploma required. Previous ED experience preferred.

      The Emergency Department at HUP, now one of three bi-level structures in the entire country, has expanded to 61 beds utilizing the vertical care model to see and care for patients. Some new features include resuscitation bays for critical patients, behavioral health rooms with a garage door pulley to provide a ligature-free environment, and X-ray and Cat Scan on both floors. Also for infection control, there are no curtains, which have been replaced by switchable glass. Waiting areas have increased in size providing charging stations and a more comfortable stay. The patient population is diverse, as the ED functions as the major tertiary care center for the entire Philadelphia region by seeing over 72,000 patients per year.

        We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.

        Live Your Life's Work

        We are an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action employer. Candidates are considered for employment without regard to race, ethnicity, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, marital status, familial status, genetic information, domestic or sexual violence victim status, citizenship status, military status, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by applicable law.

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