Emergency Tech PRN Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/27/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Per Diem
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    10/27/2019
  • Job ID:
    19017234
  • Job Family
    Emergency Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Zephyrhills and Dade City

Job Description


Description


ER Tech AdventHealth Zephyrhills


Location Address: 7050 Gall Boulevard Zephyrhills, Florida 33541


Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Zephyrhills


  • FH Zeph/Dade City Named One of America’s Best Hospitals for Heart Care, Orthopedics, Stroke Centers and Patient Safety three years in a row “2017-2019” by the Women’s Choice Award

  • Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade A Spring/Fall 2018

  • One of only 35 Hospitals Nationally Named as a Top General Hospital by The Leapfrog Group

  • Four Star Recipient for Coronary Interventional Procedures in 2019 by Health grades

  • First in Florida to earn Advanced Certification for Total Hip and Total Knee by The Joint Commission


Work Hours/Shift:


PRN Nights


You Will Be Responsible For:


The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) is accountable for performing routine care under the direction of the RN. S/he provides for the comfort of the patient and communicates according to protocol.



Is responsible for acting as a role model for the mission, and patient promise of Florida Hospital Zephyrhills.  S/he is accountable for working within the parameters of the Florida Nurse Practice Act, regulatory standards, established policies, protocols and procedures; and utilizes other pertinent references as guidelines for clinical practice. 


Provides supportive care to patients under the direct supervision of an RN.


Able to ventilate a patient with an ambu-bag and suction patients as needed which must be under the direct supervision of an RN or provider


Performs electrocardiogram within the designated timeframe


Assists patients to unclothe themselves and place patients on the monitor as indicated


Responds to stroke alerts in the ED and safely transports patients as outlined in the policy


Provides and documents treatments and procedures as indicated and within the defined scope of practice


Provides supportive care and comfort by answering patient call lights, anticipating patient needs, and reporting observations to the RN.


Obtains vital signs, weights, intake and output (I &O), and blood sugars.


Maintains cart and supplies on the unit required for daily operations


Participates in purposeful Hourly Rounding.


Adheres to hospital policy addressing standard precautions, safety regulations and guidelines


Provides relief for the Health Unit Coordinator and the Quick Registration Technician


Performs other duties as assigned



Qualifications



What You Will Need:



KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:


  • Basic computer knowledge

  • Commitment to purposeful hourly rounding


KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS PREFERRED:


•         2-3 years of Emergency Department experience



 


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:


  • Completion of High School/GED

  • Completion of approved C.N.A., EMT or Certified Medical Assistant 


EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:


•         Phlebotomy certification



LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:


  • Current Florida State Nursing Assistant or Emergency Medical Technician certification.

  • Current American Heart Association BLS certification


LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:


  • Basic electrocardiogram course







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

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