Ed Advanced Tech II FT Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/21/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Clermont, FL
  • Date Posted:
    7/21/2021
  • Job ID:
    21014794
  • Job Family
    Emergency Services
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description

Advanced Technician II AdventHealth Clermont ED

 
Location Address:  Clermont, FL 34711

Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Clermont ED 

 
  • Opening in the fall of 2021, AdventHealth Clermont ER will be our new 19,000 square foot, 24-room Emergency Department, expanding the AdventHealth care network into the Clermont community and south Lake County. In addition to emergency services, respiratory therapy, diagnostic imaging, and a full-service laboratory will be available here. Located adjacent to the intersection of State Road 50 and Citrus Tower Blvd, the ER will be staffed by a comprehensive clinical team including board-certified emergency physicians and emergency nurses.    
  • On-site next to the Emergency Department will be a 36,000-square-foot health park with primary and specialty care practices, imaging, outpatient sports med and rehab, and other lab services to serve the needs of this growing community.  With same-day appointments available from 7 am to 7 pm and specialty trained staff providing concierge-level service, consumers will have access to a seamless healthcare experience.
 
Work Hours/Shift:
  • Full Time 3 12's Nights
 

You Will Be Responsible For:   

  • Attaches 12 lead EKG’s and completes test before giving strip to physician on duty. Initiates cardiac monitoring, and performs venipuncture for testing. Initiates cardiac monitoring, demonstrates ability to detect dysrhythmias and notifies the assigned nurse or charge nurse of abnormalities.  Initiates oxygen therapy as directed by RN or Physician.
  • Inserts peripheral IV’s, hangs IV fluid without medication and maintains prescribed IV flow rates. Observes and documents condition of infusion site. Removes IV Lines as directed by RN.
  • Transports unmonitored patient to inpatient departments as needed, transports stable (no blood infusion drips or no oxygen > 50%) monitored patients to PCU/med-tele, or accompanies RN to transport patient to specialty units.
  • Assists physician or RN with procedures and exams; i.e. set up and clean up for sutures, pelvic exams, lumbar punctures, application of orthopedic splints and casting, etc. Applies slings, sling-n-swathe, finger splints, application of dressings, etc. Follows CDC isolation guidelines, demonstrates appropriate use of PPE, performs hand washing according to policy and enforces safety regulations.
  • Is a customer service champion as demonstrated by Acknowledge, Introduce, Duration, Explanation, and Thank You (AIDET), keeping patients informed,  providing information and updates to patients, apologizing for waits, demonstrating caring, compassion, and concern, demonstrating a sense of urgency, advocating for pain management, and ensuring that patients can get help at any time.  Performs hourly rounding on patients to keep them informed and to ensure that the patients have call bells, pillows, blankets as needed, that care givers names are on the boards (applicable campuses), and that patient and family needs are exceeded.
Qualifications
What Will You Need:        
 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • Completion of a paramedic program, LPN (if hired prior to 3/31/14), or registered nurse program
 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

  • Monitor Tech cross-training
 

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Valid Florida State Licensure as a Paramedic OR
  • Current valid State of Florida or multistate license as a Licensed Practical Nurse (if hired prior to 03/31/14) OR
  • Licensed as an RN in the state of Florida (awaiting RN position availability – up to 120 days) OR
  • Licensed as an RN in another state (awaiting Florida RN License – up to 90 days)
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support PALS or Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course ENPC (not applicable to 5490, 6162, 6780 and 7500 Adults only transport)
 
Job Summary:

The Advanced Technician II performs patient care under the direction of and as assigned by the Charge nurse, registered nurse and/or physician or their designee.   Performs general clinical, non-clinical and clerical services necessary to expedite the efficient functioning of the nursing unit consistent with the philosophy, goals, policies and procedures.  Utilizes age-specific competencies in the care of all patient populations.  Adheres to the AdventHealth Orlando corporate compliance plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.



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

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