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AdventHealth Emergency Medical Tech I FT Nights - Ocala, FL in Ocala, Florida


Emergency Medical Tech I AdventHealth Ocala

Location Address: 1500 SW 1stAve Ocala, Florida 34471

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ocala

  • Horse Capital of the World
  • Driving distance to Gainesville, St. Augustine, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota
  • Part of the community since 1898, providing healthcare to Marion County for over 120 years
  • Florida Hospital Ocala offers a broad spectrum of services, with programs that are nationally recognized and accredited
  • Spectacular springs throughout the county

Work Hours/Shift:

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Safely provides care to emergency department patients, including therapies and interventions including but not limited to splinting, application of orthopedic devices, Foley insertion, accuchecks and vital signs etc.
  • Thoroughly and legibly documents in the record all therapies and interventions.
  • Performs accurate patient education and appropriate documentation (crutch walking, splint care etc.).
  • Communicates effectively. Establishes and maintains two way communication with peers, staff, physicians and administration.
  • Adapts to change in a positive manner.
  • Follows through on problems that may compromise patient care by using the appropriate chain of command.
  • Cooperates well with peers and supports group decisions.
  • Accurately communicates patient information to charge nurse/registered nurse in a timely manner.
  • Maintains a clear, neat and safe environment for patients and staff.
  • Insures that supplies and equipment for patient care are readily available and organized in an efficient manner.
  • Correctly identifies and uses appropriate personal protective equipment.
  • Seeks information and guidance from RN.
  • Demonstrates appropriate interpersonal skills for all age groups.
  • Safely performs IV therapy.
  • Safely transports patients requiring monitoring to inpatient units and ancillary departments.
  • Performs other duties as assigned or requested.


What You Will Need:

  • Must be able to read and comprehend medical terminology and communicate effectively with others.
  • High School Graduate or equivalent.
  • Prior experience in the emergency medical field preferred; hospital experience preferred.
  • Current FL EMT License required
  • AHA BLS certification required.

Job Summary:

The Emergency Medical Tech 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.

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Category: Emergency Services

Organization: AdventHealth Ocala

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 3 - Night

Travel: No

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.