Emergency Room Technician
We're hiring an Emergency Room Technician at the University of Chicago Medicine in Hyde Park, Illinois!
In this role, you will be responsible for delivering high quality care to our patients in our Adult Emergency Department.
The Emergency Room Technician assists and augments the registered nursing staff in providing high quality patient care in the Emergency Room. The ERT must demonstrate the expertise and competency of all paramedic skills in accordance with Illinois State law.
- High school graduate or equivalent.
- Must have current CPR training recognized by the American Heart Association or American Red Cross.
- ACLS/PALS certification - Preferred
- EMT-B required
- EMT-P - Preferred
- Ability to follow oral and written instructions and perform a variety of patient assistance without direct supervision.
- Ability to interact effectively with patients, clinical staff, and the general public.
- Job Type/FTE: Full Time (.90 FTE)
- Shift: Nights
- Unit/Department: ER Nursing
- CBA Code: Non-Union
In this role, we anticipate that you will generally work approximately 36 hours per week. We anticipate that you will generally be scheduled to work the first shift, from approximately 7pm-7am and won't be scheduled for on-call shifts. We anticipate you will be scheduled to work 100% at the Hyde Park campus. The days of the week that you are scheduled will vary depending on the week, but we anticipate that you will be scheduled to work on weekends (Saturday and/or Sunday) only every other week.
Why Join Us?
We've been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We're in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you'd like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we're doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.
Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront.
University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs
The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.
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