Citizens Health is recruiting an Emergency Room technician to work full-time in our hospital emergency room.
Our Mission: Enhancing the lives of those we serve.
About Us: Citizens Health is a community based, private, not-for-profit organization. It is comprised of:
Citizens Medical Center - a 25 bed critical access hospital
Family Center for Health Care - an outpatient rural health clinic
Prairie Senior - a skilled nursing facility
Citizens Clubhouse - an onsite childcare center that cares for children 6 weeks to school age for our workforce
Citizens Medical Equipment - our durable medical equipment business
We strive to be progressive, dependable and knowledgeable, while providing compassionate, evidence-based care to the residents of northwest Kansas.
Location: 100 E College Ave, Colby, Kansas
Position Information: Under the supervision and direction of an RN, assist professional nursing staff by performing basic patient care activities, clerical and receptionist duties and maintaining the physical environment of the Emergency Department.
Responsible to the RN on duty.
Days: This department is staffed 7 days a week, 24 hours per day.
Hours: 10 am through 10 pm. 3 days per week
Pay Range: Starting at $12.45 and dependent upon experience.
What you’ll do:
What you bring to the table: (Minimum Requirements)
To be successful within our organization you will need to: (Preferred Requirements)
Typical Working Conditions:
May be exposed to communicable diseases. Exposed to unpleasant patient elements (accidents, injuries, and illness). Contact with patients under wide variety of circumstances. May be exposed to infections and contagious diseases. Regularly exposed to the risk of blood-borne/airborne diseases. Works weekends and holidays necessary. Works overtime as needed. This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
Typical Physical Demands:
Requires standing, walking, bending, crouching/stooping, and carrying approximately 80% of the time when caring for patients. Requires sitting at desk approximately 20% of time with repetitive motion of the hand and wrist to type in computerized charting system and answer phone. Requires pushing/pulling and reaching approximately 50% of time that is spent to move beds, carts, equipment, and turning patients. Requires lifting and lowering patients/objects with 20-50 pounds of force occasionally. Moving patients/objects over 50 pounds requires assistance of mechanical lifting device or another person. Normal vision, with or without correction, which is adequate for reading, use of computer. Distinction of color necessary for evaluation of limited amount of specimen analysis. Hearing adequate for all types of interpersonal communication. Must be able to work closely with other hospital personnel, physicians, patient, and family. Works under moderate stress. This list is not exhaustive and may be supplemented.
Citizens Medical Center, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, age, sex (including sexual harassment), sexual orientation, marital status, physical or mental disability, military status or discharge history, or any other characteristic protected by law.
I understand that neither the completion of this application nor any other part of my consideration for employment establishes any obligation for CMCI to hire me. If I am hired, I understand that either CMCI or I can terminate my employment at any time and for any reason, with or without cause and without prior notice. I understand that no representative of CMCI has the authority to make any assurance to the contrary.
Citizens Medical Center, Inc. implements a Drug Free Workplace Program. Drug testing is required of applicants in accordance with relevant laws.
If you need assistance to complete this application or during any phase of the application, interview, or employment process, please notify the Human Resources Department (785) 460-4842, or visit their office located at 100 E. College Drive in the Annex building. Every reasonable effort will be made to accommodate your needs in a timely manner.
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