ER Tech II Full Time Days - Westchase ED at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 10/2/2021

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Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Date Posted:
    10/2/2021
  • Job ID:
    21029822
  • Job Family
    Emergency Services
  • Shift
    1 - Day

Job Description


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:

Part 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.

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