Paramedic Full Time Nights - Brandon Emergency Room - AdventHealth Brandon at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/28/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Date Posted:
    7/28/2021
  • Job ID:
    21016633
  • Job Family
    Emergency Services
  • Shift
    3 - Night

Job Description


Description

Full Time Nights Paramedic - Brandon Emergency Room - Brandon, FL

Location Address: Brandon, FL

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa

  • AdventHealth Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
  • Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
  • Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
  • Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Nights, 36 hours per week.

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • Identifies, intervenes, and stabilizes patients during transport, under the direction of the medical director and protocols
  • Monitors, records, and communicates patient conditions and treatments, as appropriate
  • Educates patients and family members about patient illnesses and clinical interventions
  • Inspects and maintains equipment to ensure the safety of transport team members, patients, and the general public
  • Monitors and anticipates needs for additional equipment and appropriately secures tools to meet patient care demands during transport
  • Operates emergency vehicles safely in a variety of weather and emergent conditions in accordance to established safety standards.  Effectively communicates delays and updates to dispatch. Immediately reports any damage or vehicle issues to the supervisor
  • Responsible for maintaining equipment between transports. Maintains the unit in a constant state of readiness
  • Adheres to department Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
  • Ensures patient documentation is accurate, complete and is in compliance at all times
  • Completes medication, supplies and equipment inventories each shift, restocking as needed.  Completes and submits logs as per department protocol
  • Performs other duties as assigned
Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Ability to determine the nature of patient conditions and assess whether patients have pre-existing medical conditions
  • Ability to identify and treat life threatening conditions within the paramedic's field of practice
  • Must be able to read, write and speak conversational English
  • Basic computer skills and knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • Graduated from an Paramedic program
    • Associates of Science in health-related field preferred
    • One-year experience emergency vehicle operations preferred
    • Ambulance transport experience preferred
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification
  • Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) certification
  • Paramedic license required from the respective state board and/or respective state equivalent
  • Valid Class E State Driver’s License (or comparable state license), or Commercial Driver’s License (CDL), and driving record in accordance with facility policy
  • Commercial Emergency Vehicle Operator (CEVO) (May be completed after hire) or Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC)

Job Summary:

Provides patients with support treatment, care, and evaluations prior to and during transportation.


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

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