EMT

Emergency Room Nursing - 456230 Luray, Virginia Per Diem


Description

  • Entity:
  • Shift: Evening

Who We Are

Valley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.

A vital resource for healthcare, we are the region’s largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.

We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.

What You Will Do:

Emergency Department EMT provides skilled nursing care as listed in job description, under the supervision of licensed nursing staff, to patients in various nursing situations. The EMT is responsible to render quality patient care to all ages with illnesses, disease and/or physical limitation. This job description is based on an evaluation of the position at the time this description was written. This job description will change from time to time as tasks; organization and technology changes the employer reserves the right to revise, add to or eliminate any part of this job description at any time. Must be capable of dealing with emotional stress associated with patient care (i.e. death, etc). Must be reliable in attendance, punctuality and use benefits appropriately. Candidates must be flexible, tactful, maintain confidentiality and handle stressful situations in a professional manner.

What You Will Bring:

Education

High School Diploma
Successful completed EMT course.


Certification & Licensures
BLS Certification (Basic Life Support) - American Heart ‘Healthcare Provider’ (HCP) - AHA approved required *
ACLS Certification (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) required within one year of employment
* New hires must have American Heart Association (AHA) appropriate certification prior to completion of orientation.

Qualifications
High school graduation required. Competent in providing care based on the cognitive, physical, emotional chronological stage of human growth and development. Must practice in a manner which resulting in the accomplishment of our mission/vision. Always respect the right and dignity of others. Must have reliable means of phone communication with the hospital. Must have reliable means of transportation to and from work. Complete ED orientation.

What You Will Get:

- Competitive salary
- Flexible scheduling
- Onsite Childcare (available at some locations)
- Health Insurance
- Paid Time Off
- Wellness Program
- Tuition Assistance
- Retirement Plan
- Life Insurance

*some benefits are subject to change due to job status

We celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve.
We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.

EOE

Criminal Background Checks
VA State Police
3rd party Background Check

FLSA Classification
Non-exempt

Grade
107

Physical Demands
9 A Educators