AdventHealth Paramedic PRN Days in Tarpon Springs, Florida
Paramedic AdventHealth North Pinellas
Location Address: 34106 US Hwy 19N, Palm Harbor, Florida 34684
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Palm Harbor
Top Quality outcomes
Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance
Leadership is accessible
Located on the Gulf of Mexico
You Will Be Responsible For:
Assists with triage and admission of patient by assisting with initial assessment and evaluation of patient status, vital signs and orientation to the environment.
Communicates age specific patient needs/changes in condition to the Registered Nurse/Physician, and documents in the patient’s record.
Documents care given in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR).
Safety factors relevant to the age of the patient are identified and implemented.
Provides discharge teaching at the discretion of the Registered Nurse/Physician.
Alerts the Registered Nurse to any family situations that needs to be addressed.
Able to identify signs and symptoms of abuse/neglect relative to patients’ age as demonstrated by reporting to the Registered Nurse.
Obtains and interprets information in terms of a patients’ age related developmental and psychosocial needs as measured by yearly age related competency test with an 80% minimum score.
Coordinates patient care in conjunction with the Registered Nurse/Physician by prioritizing age specific patient care needs.
Assists the Registered Nurse to meet patient outcomes as outlined in the treatment plan of care.
Demonstrates willingness to learn new procedures and accept new ideas and opportunities for improvement.
Assists the Registered Nurse in keeping patient and family informed of patient status.
Section C: Implementation:
Direct patient care is provided in a safe and skillful manner.
Provides patient care as assigned by Registered Nurse/Physician.
Transports patient for procedures, admissions and discharges.
Performs electrocardiograms and phlebotomy as directed by Registered Nurse/Physician.
Assists the Registered Nurse/Physician with procedures.
Sets up equipment for procedures as directed by Registered Nurse/Physician.
What You Will Need:
Completed Emergency Medical Technician/Paramedic Program
Current Basic Life Support – PALS and ACLS
Current EMT/Paramedic Certification
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.