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AdventHealth ER Tech II Full Time Nights - Westchase ER in Tampa, Florida

Description

ER Tech II AdventHealth Carrollwood

Location Address: 7171 North Dale Mabry Highway Tampa, Florida 33614

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Carrollwood

  • Family-like culture

  • Teamwork driven both inter Dept and multidisciplinary

  • Positive working climate to support a well-balanced work life balance

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Nights

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Assists in maintaining patient skin integrity by:

  • Turning and repositioning patient according to policy.

  • Uses techniques to prevent skin shearing when moving patients.

  • Notifies nurse if skin breakdown observed.

  • Urine specimen collection and documentation.

  • Performs splinting. Performs pre and post splinting checks and documents

  • Inserts IV catheters in peripheral veins, installs locks, applies dressing and documents per hospital policy.

  • Provides correctly adjusted crutches, instructs patient on crutch walking and documents.

  • Removes Urinary Catheters and documents.

  • Reports observations to nurse.

  • Performs simple clean dressing changes and documents.

  • Performs accucheks and hemocults per hospital procedure and documents if credentialed.

  • Discontinues Nasogastric tubes, disposes of in accordance with hospital Biohazardous waste policy and Documents on patient record.

  • Removes peripheral IV catheters, disposes of in accordance with hospital Biohazardous waste policy.

  • Observes site and notifies nurse of condition.

  • Documents on patient record.

  • Performs unit based phlebotomy for patient lab tests and documents.

  • Empties Foley bags.

  • Documents on patient record

  • Documents patient care according to policy:

  • Intake and Output

  • Vital Signs

  • Weights

  • Activities of Daily Living (ADL)

  • Specimen Collection

  • Takes vital signs and measures Intake/Output.

  • Transports patients, medical records, and equipment to destinations within scheduled time frames, observing correct techniques.

  • Assists in positioning, lifting, and ambulating patients, using appropriate safety precautions and body mechanics.

  • Rounds frequently on patients in assigned area.

  • Answers call lights in a timely manner.

  • Communicates patient requests, problems or concerns to the nurse.

  • Weighs patients using correct procedure.

  • Distributes linen supplies

Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • High School education or equivalent

  • Florida State Certification as Nurse Assistant or,

  • EMT or Paramedic or,

  • Completion of introductory nursing in an approved RN program

  • Current BLS/BCLS

Job Summary:

Perform specific tasks or routines supportive to delivery of patient care in the assigned nursing unit under the direction of a Registered Nurse in accordance with Division of Nursing standards

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 Carrollwood

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: 3 - Night

Travel: AdventHealth Westchase ER

Req ID: 21038495

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.