Knowledge of physiological, psychosocial, and therapeutic components specific to the appropriate triage, and prioritizing of patients with real or potential life threatening conditions, presenting to the emergency department of care. Complies with the objectives and policies of the hospital, collaborating with the nursing and medical staff when performing techniques for the comfort and well being of the patient. Responsible for organized, systematic reception and of patients, ensuring that immediate care is available for the seriously ill or injured patient. Determines priorities confidently and directs patient flow in a stressful fast paced environment, while maintaining composure and courtesy to patients and families.
An active EMT-P license Current BLS Certification One year experience as an Emergency Room Technician or EMT-P preferred Ability to communicate in English Able to function calmly in a fast paced, stressful environment Ability to communicate with patients diagnosed with psychiatric disorders Basic Computer skills required
Primary Location: Fort Lauderdale, Florida
Facility: Florida Medical Center
Job Type: Full-time
Shift Type: Nights
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Internal Number: 2005021510
About Florida Medical Center
“Tenet Healthcare Corporation is a diversified healthcare services company with 115,000 employees united around a common mission: to help people live happier, healthier lives. Through its subsidiaries, partnerships and joint ventures, including United Surgical Partners International, the Company operates general acute care and specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, urgent care centers and other outpatient facilities. Tenet's Conifer Health Solutions subsidiary provides technology-enabled performance improvement and health management solutions to hospitals, health systems, integrated delivery networks, physician groups, self-insured organizations and health plans.