Adeptus Health Emergency Room Technician in Carrollton, Texas
Texas Health Hospital: Our mission is to provide the residents of Dallas/Fort Worth with increased access to the highest quality medical care. Texas Health Hospital is a beautiful full service community hospital featuring 50 inpatient beds, 10 ER treatment rooms, 3 Operating Rooms and a full digital imaging suite.
Adeptus Health (NYSE:ADPT) is a leading patient-centered healthcare organization expanding access to the highest quality emergency medical care through its network of freestanding emergency rooms and partnerships with premier healthcare providers. Adeptus Health owns and operates First Choice Emergency Room, the nation's largest and oldest network of freestanding emergency rooms and owns and/or operates hospitals and freestanding facilities in partnership with Texas Health Resources in Texas, UCHealth in Colorado, Dignity Health in Arizona, Ochsner Health System in Louisiana and Mount Carmel Health System in Ohio. All Adeptus Health freestanding facilities are fully equipped emergency rooms with a complete radiology suite of diagnostic technology, on-site laboratory, and staffed with board-certified physicians and emergency trained registered nurses. For the last three years, Adeptus Health has exceeded the 95th percentile in patient satisfaction according to patient feedback collected nationwide by Press Ganey Associates Inc. Adeptus Health also was named a 2016 Best Workplaces in Healthcare by Great Place to Work® and Fortune Magazine.
The ER Technician works under the supervision of the physician and performs duties and direct technical care requiring knowledge of basic patient care principles and medical terminology. Must have the capabilities to perform duties such as: vital signs (including pulse ox), visual testing, venipuncture, IV placement, clean wounds, charting, and various other tasks as directed by the physician on duty. ER Tech's working in our free-standing ER's will operate lab equipment, perform point of care testing and quality controls.
Current BLS required for the Healthcare Provider required, ACLS preferred.
At least two years of Hospital ER experience preferre, one year required.
Ability to problem solve and seek assistance from team members when necessary
Company: First Texas Hospital - Carrollton