Paramedic Full Time Nights at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 3/21/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Tampa, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    3/21/2020
  • Job ID:
    20003530
  • Job Family
    Emergency Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    3 - Night
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Tampa

Job Description


Description

Paramedic AdventHealth Tampa

Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613

Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa

  • Florida Hospital 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.
  • 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

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Nights

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • 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.
  • Patient Satisfaction Scores meet organizational goals
  • Demonstrates ?Caring behaviors? to patients, families, and colleagues
  • Includes the following behaviors in the delivery of patient care daily:
  • Introduces self to patient and explains role in their care that day, INCLUDING updating patient communication board in patient?s room.
  • Calls patient by his or her preferred name.
  • Rounds with previous shift staff and includes patient in daily plan of care.
  • Uses a handshake, or a touch on the arm.
  • Uses the mission, vision, and value statements in delivering your care.

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

 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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