AdventHealth Emergency Tech Full Time Evenings in Dade City, Florida
Emergency Tech AdventHealth Zephyrhills
Location Address: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills
FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award
Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018
One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group
Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades
First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission
Full Time Evenings
You Will Be Responsible For:
The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) is accountable for performing routine care under the direction of the RN. S/he provides for the comfort of the patient and communicates according to protocol.
Is responsible for acting as a role model for the mission, and patient promise of Florida Hospital Zephyrhills.S/he is accountable for working within the parameters of the Florida Nurse Practice Act, regulatory standards, established policies, protocols and procedures; and utilizes other pertinent references as guidelines for clinical practice.
Provides supportive care to patients under the direct supervision of an RN.
Able to ventilate a patient with an ambu-bag and suction patients as needed which must be under the direct supervision of an RN or provider
Performs electrocardiogram within the designated timeframe
Assists patients to unclothe themselves and place patients on the monitor as indicated
Responds to stroke alerts in the ED and safely transports patients as outlined in the policy
Provides and documents treatments and procedures as indicated and within the defined scope of practice
Provides supportive care and comfort by answering patient call lights, anticipating patient needs, and reporting observations to the RN.
Obtains vital signs, weights, intake and output (I &O), and blood sugars.
Maintains cart and supplies on the unit required for daily operations
Participates in purposeful Hourly Rounding.
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
· Basic computer knowledge
· Commitment to purposeful hourly rounding
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:
· 2-3 years of Emergency Department experience
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
· Completion of High School/GED
· Completion of approved C.N.A., EMT or Certified Medical Assistant
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
· Phlebotomy certification
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
· Current Florida State Nursing Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician certification.
· Current American Heart Association BLS certification
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
·Basic electrocardiogram course
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.