Specialty Care Tech
Company: Health Alliance of Hudson Valley
Posted on: June 10, 2021
To enhance the flow of the patient care process in the
psychiatric emergency department and improve care by assisting the
psychiatric evaluators, nurses, and physicians. Assist the
evaluators by keeping track of patients and treatments given.
Inform evaluators, nurses and doctors of critical and at-risk
patients. Decrease patient length of stay in the emergency
department by facilitating treatments and communication between
staff and departments. Treating life-threatening and non-life
threatening emergencies according to established hospital policies
and procedures and under the direct supervision of the nurse and/or
physician. To assist evaluator staff and nursing staff in providing
for the safety and comfort of patients, through performance of
non-licensed requiring tasks. To also provide clerical support to
the evaluator and healthcare team.
- High school diploma or equivalent education/experience. EMT-A
certification or equivalent of based on previous work experience.
Valid BCLS certification required.
- CNA training or previous experience preferred.
- Mental health and/or emergency medical technician.
- Basic understanding of anatomy, physiology and medical
terminology. Knowledge of how to prepare and assist emergency
department staff with procedures such as phlebotomy, patient close
observation, and patient de-escalation etc. Knowledge of
keyboarding and computers.
HealthAlliance Hospital - Broadway Campus
HealthAlliance of the Hudson Valley operates a 315-bed
healthcare system comprising HealthAlliance Hospital: Mary's Avenue
Campus and HealthAlliance Hospital: Broadway Campus in Kingston,
NY, and Margaretville Hospital in Margaretville, NY. It also
operates Mountainside Residential Care Center, an 82-bed facility
in Margaretville. As Ulster County's largest employer,
HealthAlliance is committed to attracting the best-qualified
medical and support staff; providing outstanding, responsive,
coordinated, compassionate patient- and family-centered care;
excelling in clinical outcomes and patient experiences; and
ensuring patient rights, privacy and respect are honored at all
times, while improving the overall health and well-being of the
diverse communities it serves.
Keywords: Health Alliance of Hudson Valley, Albany , Specialty Care Tech, Other , Kingston, New York
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