Mount Sinai Medical Center Emergency Room Technician - Miami Beach ONLY in Miami Beach, Florida

Minimum Requirements: BLS, CPR certification required. EMT, Paramedic, and/or Medical Assistant license. High School or equivalent. Graduation from a foreign medical and/or Medical Assistant program preferred. Up to 3 years of ER Technician experience preferred.

Emergency Room Technician/Medical Assistant

As Mount Sinai continues to grow, so does our legacy of caring.

Mount Sinai Medical Center is proud to be South Florida's hospital of choice for great medicine. With more than 4,000 employees, 500 volunteers, 672 beds, 26 operating suites and more than 700 physicians and 950 nurses, Mount Sinai is South Florida's largest private independent not-for-profit teaching hospital.

It takes the contribution of many individuals to make Mount Sinai the world-class institution it is today. As a team, we have focused our efforts on assuring that our patients receive high quality medical care. We're looking for motivated professionals who seek the challenge and stimulation of working in an academic medical center with an international reputation.

We are looking for sharp, enthusiastic, professionals to become part of the energy and join our Emergency department team. Here you will engage in our efforts to improve patient satisfaction, clinical outcomes, and operational efficiency.

Responsibilities:

Provides supportive care to the Emergency Department patients under the direct supervision of the Registered nurse or physician.

Demonstrates ability to work effectively as a multidisciplinary team member, supports and assist team members in all activities.

Assists Registered Nurse and physicians with assessments, examinations and treatment.

Demonstrates knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and the skills necessary to provide age appropriate care to the patients served.

Able to interpret data about the patient's status in order to identify each patient's age specific needs and provide care needed by the patient group.

Assists patients from vehicle into wheelchair or as needed.

Documents patient care performed, including vital signs, bedside care and observations.

Maintains and prepares rooms between patients procedures.

Assist with preparation of equipment procedures.

Monitors stock and restock supplies as needed.

Upon order of physician or R.N. establish heparin lock with appropriate IV catheter.

Collect and label blood accurately as ordered by physician.

Transport patients and supplies.

Location: US - Florida - Miami Beach

Requisition Number: 19607

Shift: Flex

Full-TM/Part-TM/Per-Diem: PD