Lifepoint Hospitals Watertown , WI 53098
The security -EMS officer's main role and duty will be within a security type role, with other duties as assigned to assist with patient care and room readiness within the hospital grounds at Watertown Regional Medical Center.
Non-patient care duties:
Landing zone preparation for the arrival of the medical helicopter.
Escort of patients, staff, visitors, and vendors.
Securing and monitoring the building doors.
Notifying "On-Call" engineers when needed for emergency repairs/alarms/ice & snow.
Covering the switchboard for breaks and monitoring alarms.
Responsible for patient's belonging safe
Carry a two-way radio at all times.
Respond to security announcements throughout the organization
Rounding throughout the departments throughout the shift.
Patient care duties:
Patient care duties will be performed under the direction of the physician and or registered nurse. The security- EMS
officer can provide a variety of patient care, environmental, and equipment related services including but not limited
Assisting with patient care
Observing and documenting on patient care
Patient room stocking and re-stocking
Working collaboratively as a part of a patient focused team to provide excellent care and services
1.IV initiation and removal
2.Provide care to all ages across the spectrum
3.Be utilized as a sitter
4.Cardiac monitoring and EKG's
6.Application of slings, splints, and other orthopedic devices
7.Assist with treatment and management of patients
8.Performs other duties such as assigned: i.e. patient transport; wound cleansing, etc.
BLS (CPR) Certified
SAFE Training within 3 months of hire Required
Licenses: Licensed by the State of Wisconsin as an EMT or above
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.
Must demonstrate participative behavior to solving problems and decision making
Strong organization skills
Initiates work assignments independently without specific direction
Excellent communication and customer service skills