Emergency Job Description

Emergency Job Description

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Emergency provides care that is relevant to patients under their care, as well as apply principles of growth and development over the life span.

Emergency Duties & Responsibilities

To write an effective emergency job description, begin by listing detailed duties, responsibilities and expectations. We have included emergency job description templates that you can modify and use.

Sample responsibilities for this position include:

Respond appropriately to patients and families with knowledge of age-specific needs based on the emergency department scope of service
Manages personnel to provide for competent staff by establishing and maintaining systems for hiring, assessment, orientation, competency testing and performance review
Takes responsibility for self-development, through self-assessment, requesting constructive feedback and planning for growth in areas identified for possible improvement
Assures adherence of JCAHO, federal and state regulations, Trauma Level, and ensures readiness for surveys and inspections
Develop unit strategic plan based on organization-wide goals and objectives
Develop capital and operating budget, ensuring appropriate utilization of resources
Operationalize strategic plan, ensure compliance, address variances and develop contingency plans
Be accountable for ensuring the provision of patient care 24 hours a day
Establish and enforce standards of patient care and nursing practice pertaining to areas of responsibility
Evaluate the delivery and outcome of patient care to assure compliance with department standards and patient/family satisfaction

Emergency Qualifications

Qualifications for a job description may include education, certification, and experience.

Licensing or Certifications for Emergency

List any licenses or certifications required by the position: MA, BLS, AHA, EMT, ECG, CPR, NAC, ACLS

Education for Emergency

Typically a job would require a certain level of education.

Employers hiring for the emergency job most commonly would prefer for their future employee to have a relevant degree such as Bachelor's and Associate Degree in Nursing, Education, Technical, Emergency Management, Graduate, School of Nursing, Science, Associates, Management, Medical

Skills for Emergency

Desired skills for emergency include:

Medical terminology
RN scope of practice
& applies safety principles as identified within the institution
Adult learning principles and applies in teaching of patients
Students and new staff
Human growth and development
Principles of growth and development over the life span

Desired experience for emergency includes:

Must be flexible, service oriented, and a team player
TNCC and CEN certification preferred
Assume the role of patient advocate to clarify and evaluate ethical and/or legal issues, and supports cultural practices
Previous E.D
Critical care experience, current within the last 2 years preferred
Basic Life Support and ACLS Certification required and must maintain certifications

Emergency Examples


Emergency Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is looking for an emergency. Please review the list of responsibilities and qualifications. While this is our ideal list, we will consider candidates that do not necessarily have all of the qualifications, but have sufficient experience and talent.
Responsibilities for emergency
  • Coordinate the planning, formulation and implementation of strategies and work plans for WHO's overall emergency response operations
  • Manage and guide the implementation of the response operations, ensuring synergies and smooth functioning between the operational and technical/programmatic components, including establishing clear lines of communications, implementing, monitoring, evaluating and taking corrective actions as necessary and drawing lessons to be learnt
  • Promote and foster effective collaboration with and provide expert technical advice to other agencies through the Health Cluster approach, with emphasis on the coordination and consolidation of Health Cluster activities
  • Work closely with all members of the emergency team to provide direct patient care to optimize positive patient care outcomes
  • Assist the physician/nurse practitioner during procedures by providing the appropriate sutures, supplies, instruments, and equipment
  • Maintain proper sterile technique during procedures
  • Serve as the Health Unit Coordinator (HUC) by providing overall administrative and technical assistance and support in the operation of the Emergency Department (ED), as applicable
  • Maintains competency in clinical area of responsibility
  • Promotes excellence in clinical practice
  • Provides for an environment and expectation of high quality patient care delivery
Qualifications for emergency
  • Certified from a technical school as Paramedic, Phlebotomist, CNA, PCT, EMT, MA
  • HS diploma or GED is mandatory
  • For AFRC personnel, refer to AFRCI 10-210 regarding completion of WMGT 570 course
  • Qualification to operate government motor vehicles and vehicular equipment for "Maintenance Purposes Only"
  • Minimum ASVAB score of 62 on General
  • Montana Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) licensure OR Montana Nursing Assistant Certification

Emergency Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is searching for experienced candidates for the position of emergency. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for emergency
  • Values diversity, ethical practice and patient rights
  • Develops and maintains systems that provide for adequate staffing
  • Evaluates quality of nursing care based on standards developed and evaluated annually
  • Utilizes and facilitates skillful communication and information management
  • Uses the problem solving process to identify and resolve staff/customer issues
  • Coaches and counsels staff/customers in their decision making process
  • Demonstrates actions toward the prevention of sexual harassment in the workplace
  • Accesses and utilizes computer information systems
  • Utilizes and facilitates staff in the implementation of customer service principles
  • Proactively works to improve programs and systems
Qualifications for emergency
  • Bachelor’s degree in Emergency Management, Public Administration, or related field
  • Three (3) years of experience in emergency management (e.g., mitigation, preparedness, response, recovery)
  • Candidate must be able to demonstrate effective oral and written communications skills
  • Practical experience and demonstrated proficiency with MS Office is required
  • Certified Emergency Manager (CEM) through the International Association of Emergency Managers (IAEM) preferred
  • Experience working in an Emergency Operations Center is a plus

Emergency Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is growing rapidly and is looking to fill the role of emergency. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for emergency
  • Demonstrates and coaches staff in conflict resolution principles
  • Manages a Unit/Area risk management program to reduce adverse events and to respond effectively when adverse events occur
  • Demonstrates strong commitment to fulfilling AMH's mission and supports accomplishment of departmental and organizational goals
  • Effectively utilizes principles of situational leadership across service lines
  • Assists, facilitates and manages the development and implementation of systems to enhance staff/patient education
  • Facilitates education of students on the Unit
  • Facilitates appropriate and effective orientation of new employees
  • Utilizes research findings to guide professional practice
  • Builds effective team function and relationships that result in collaborative, cost effective outcomes, both within the department and in collaboration with other departments
  • Develops systems to ensure effective information flow with team members
Qualifications for emergency
  • Maintains current AHA CPR certification
  • RN with a minimum of five years emergency, critical care experience
  • Three years Emergency/Critical Care Leadership Experience preferred
  • Field and office work
  • Strong technical writing, oral communication, and organizational skills
  • Develops and promotes a coordinated approach to patient care delivery that ensures a patient centered care delivery system and increases efficiencies across services and programs

Emergency Job Description

Job Description Example
Our company is looking for an emergency. Thank you in advance for taking a look at the list of responsibilities and qualifications. We look forward to reviewing your resume.
Responsibilities for emergency
  • Implements systems to maintain unit/area facilities, equipment and supplies
  • Ensures that staff members meet established infection control and hazardous waste guidelines and rules
  • Implements ongoing systems for maintaining electrical and environmental safety on unit/area
  • Prepares department budget in collaboration with Finance Department and Senior Leadership
  • Tracks data and trends in patient population, census, technology, programs and productivity that may influence budgetary needs
  • Calculates FTEs and evaluates productive and non-productive hours
  • Coordinates budget preparation so that the budget reflects program needs and goals
  • Analyzes and justifies productivity reports and variances
  • Analyzes and interprets budget reports to determine current status of unit/area's fiscal standing
  • Makes decisions about staffing and supplies and implements a plan to correct negative variances
Qualifications for emergency
  • Experience working at a Department of Energy site or facility
  • Uses the mission, philosophy, values and visions of the organization/unit/area to guide change initiatives
  • Prioritizes changes
  • Supports staff
  • Provides realistic reassurance, builds confidence
  • Recognizes and rewards positive behavior

Emergency Job Description

Job Description Example
Our growing company is searching for experienced candidates for the position of emergency. We appreciate you taking the time to review the list of qualifications and to apply for the position. If you don’t fill all of the qualifications, you may still be considered depending on your level of experience.
Responsibilities for emergency
  • Collaborates with Ambulance Manager regarding financials, policies and practices, performance, and any other Aspirus Medford functions
  • Perform special procedures in assisting emergency room and private physicians and nurse practitioners
  • Assist RN in triage taking vital signs, applying splints and ice
  • Perform phlebotomies, EKGs, pulse oximeters, does RBG's, vital signs, applies oxygen and prepare and send lab specimens by pneumatic tube
  • Restock and restore treatment rooms between patients
  • Enter computer orders in cc and retrieves information from printers
  • Transport patients to and from departments and aid patients on and off stretchers and wheelchairs
  • Assist with response to disasters
  • Develop plans and technical assistance to reduce impact of future disasters
  • Monitor and provide business solutions for a wide range of projects
Qualifications for emergency
  • 3 years pre-hospital or hospital experience
  • High School diploma or equivalent (four years of work experience will substitute)
  • Current BLS, ACLS (as required by unit)
  • Prior experience in a hospital setting required, Prior Medical-Surgical experience preferred
  • Responsible for day-to-day operations of the client’s Emergency Management program
  • Assure all baseline hours are scheduled and worked

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