Thomas Jefferson Univ Critical Care Tech JHN Acute Stroke Unit Emergency Medical Technician required in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Full time position available (72 hours biweekly, rotating shifts) for Critical Care Tech in the Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience Acute Stroke Unit, who, under the direct supervision of a registered nurse, participates in the delivery of patient care with the critical care environment. Responsibilities include: Functions within the established policies and procedures of the Nursing Department of Thomas Jefferson University Hospital; Exhibits responsibility through collaboration with RN for efficient, cost effective use of time and equipment; Provides care to designed patients and prioritizes based on patients care requirements as delegated by the RN; Interacts with co-workers, visitors, and other staff consistent with the core values of the Hospital..and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; - High school Diploma or GED.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; - Pennsylvania EMT.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; - AHA BLS.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp;.and.nbsp; - One (1) year EMT experience preferredSince this position will require the selected candidate to engage in regular contact with children in the form of care, guidance, supervision or training, you will be required to meet the requirements of the Child Protective Services Act,.and.nbsp; including the Pennsylvania State Police criminal background check, the Pennsylvania Department of Welfare child abuse criminal background clearance, and an FBI finger print based federal criminal records check..and.nbsp; The selected candidate will not be allowed to commence working until all three (3) are completed satisfactorily.Jefferson Health delivers state of the art healthcare services to patients throughout the Delaware Valley and southern New Jersey. Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) provides more than 8,400 full and part-time students from nearly 40 states and 40 countries with 21st century professional education. Combined, we have over 30,000 employees.Jefferson Health, with 14 hospitals (seven are Magnet designated by the ANCC for nursing excellence) and 40+ outpatient and urgent care locations, offers a broad range of primary and complex, highly specialized care that touches the lives of more than four million patients annually. U.S. News .and.amp; World Report has ranked Thomas Jefferson University Hospital among the nation.and.#39;s best in eight specialties. Jefferson Health also includes the NCI designated Sidney Kimmel Cancer Center; it is one of only 70 such centers in the nation.Thomas Jefferson University has ten colleges and three schools that offer more than 160 undergraduate and graduate programs. Our University is dedicated to inter-professional and transdisciplinary approaches to learning that offer a vibrant and expandable platform for professional education. Through this unique model, we are preparing our students for current and yet to be imagined careers.As an employer, Jefferson maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans.As an employer, the Jefferson Enterprise maintains a commitment to provide equal access to employment. Jefferson values diversity and encourages applications from women, members of minority groups, LGBTQ individuals, disabled individuals, and veterans..and.nbsp;Employer.and.#39;s Job# 9233571Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.