EMT PRN - CDU

JPS Health Network Fort Worth , TX 76102

Posted 1 week ago

Who We Are

JPS Health Network is a $950 million, tax-supported health care system in North Texas. Licensed for 578 beds, the network features 75 locations across Fort Worth, with John Peter Smith Hospital --home to Tarrant County's first and only Level 1 Trauma Center, only psychiatric emergency services site, and the largest hospital-based family medical residency program in the nation - and more than 40 community-based clinics. All told, our network employs more than 7,200 people.

Acclaim is our multispecialty medical practice group featuring over 300 providers serving the JPS Health Network. Specialties range from primary care to general surgery and trauma. The Acclaim group formed around a common set of incentives and expectations supporting the operational, financial, and clinical performance

outcomes of the network. Our goal is to provide high quality, compassionate clinical care for every patient, every time.

Why JPS?

We're more than a hospital. We're 7,200 of the most dedicated people you could ever meet. Our goal is to make sure the people of our community get the care they need and deserve. As community stewards, we abide by three rules:

1.Own it. Everyone who wears the JPS badge contributes to our journey to excellence.

2.Seek joy. Every day, every shift, we celebrate our patients, smile, and emphasize positivity.

3.Don't be a jerk. Everyone is treated with courtesy and respect. Smiling, laughter, compassion - key components of our everyday experience at JPS.

When working here, you're surrounded by passion, diversity, and dedication. We look forward to meeting you!

For more information, visit www.jpshealthnet.org.

To view all job vacancies, visit www.jobs.jpshealthnet.org/ or www.teamacclaim.org.

Job Title:

EMT PRN - CDU

Requisition Number:

21071

Employment Type:

PRN

Division:

Nursing Services

Compensation Type:

Hourly

Job Category:

Patient Care Support

Hours Worked:

Location:

John Peter Smith Hospital

Shift Worked:

TBD-To be determined

Job Description:

Description: The EMT PRN performs various technical duties and tasks which include assisting with direct and indirect treatment and care of patients.

Typical Duties:

  • Performs EKGs, venipuncture (not applicable to the Emergency Department), IV skills, and bedside testing.

  • Provides emergency first aid treatment.

  • Responds to medical emergencies.

  • Performs basic patient care with consideration for age and developmental stage.

  • Transports patients by wheelchair or stretcher.

  • Notifies nurse of abnormal findings or changes in patient status.

  • Performs clerical functions.

  • Accesses and navigates through Epic.

  • Performs other related job duties as assigned.

Qualifications:

Required Education and Experience:

  • High School Diploma or GED

  • Completion of the Basic Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B TX) curriculum as defined by the State of Texas.
    Preferred Education and Experience:

  • 1 plus years of Emergency Medical Services (EMS) experience.
    Required Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training:

  • State Registration as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B TX).)

  • Current JPS recognized Basic Life Support (BLS) certification and must be maintained throughout employment
    Preferred Licensure/Certification/Specialized Training:

  • Current JPS recognized Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Level 1 EKG Competency (subsequent to hire).

Location Address:

1500 S. Main Street

Fort Worth, Texas, 76104

United States

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