Community Health Systems ER Technician - Emergency Services - #5737 0.2 PD R/W in Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania


The Emergency Department Technician performs routine duties within the limits of documented training for the Emergency Department patient. The care is rendered under the supervision and direction of a Registered Nurse.


High school graduate or equivalent. Must be able to read and comprehend medical terminology, and communicate effectively with others. Graduate of EMT/Paramedic Certification program or graduate of licensed practical nursing program.

Prior experience in the emergency medical field preferred. Good customer service skills. Good clerical skills to meet listed job description. Knowledge of sterile technique

Current Pennsylvania Department of Health, Division of Emergency Medical Services EMT/Paramedic Certification or current license of Practical Nursing. Current BLS required, must be completed prior to end of orientation period. ACLS certification, Basic Trauma Life Support or Pre-Hospital Trauma Life Support, and PALS certification preferred.

Job: Emergency Services (ED, ER)

Organization: Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

Location: PA-Wilkes Barre

Requisition ID: 1744366