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AdventHealth Paramedic PRN Days in Tarpon Springs, Florida

Description

Paramedic AdventHealth North Pinellas

Location Address: 34106 US Hwy 19N, Palm Harbor, Florida 34684

Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth Palm Harbor

  • Great Culture

  • Top Quality outcomes

  • Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance

  • Leadership is accessible

  • Located on the Gulf of Mexico

Work Hours/Shift:

PRN Days

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.

Qualifications

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.

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