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Cardiopulmonary/Respiratory Paramedic PRN in Tavares, Florida

Description

All the benefits and perks you need for you and your family:

  • Benefits from Day One

  • Paid Days Off from Day One

  • Student Loan Repayment Program

  • Career Development

  • Whole Person Wellbeing Resources

Our promise to you:

Joining AdventHealth is about being part of something bigger. It’s about belonging to a community that believes in the wholeness of each person, and serves to uplift others in body, mind, and spirit. AdventHealth is a place where you can thrive professionally, and grow spiritually, by Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ. Where you will be valued for who you are and the unique experiences you bring to our purpose-minded team. All while understanding that together we are even better.

  • Schedule: Fulltime - PRN

  • Shift : Nights - availability from 6pm-7am

  • The community you will be caring for: AdventHealth Waterman -1000 Waterman Way Tavares, FL 32778

The role you will contribute:

As a Cardiopulmonary/Respiratory Paramedic you will provide patients with Cardiopulmonary support treatment, care, and evaluations during their inpatient stay.

The value you will bring to the team:

  • Delivers prescribed medication via inhalation in accordance with the physician’s order

  • Oxygen therapy in accordance with departmental oxygen protocol

  • Monitors, records, and communicates patient conditions and treatments, as appropriate

  • Educates patients and family members about patient illnesses and clinical interventions

  • Adheres to department Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)

  • Ensures patient documentation is accurate, complete and complies with department protocols and procedures

  • Cleans and stocks equipment

  • Participates in the Code Blue and Rapid Response Team

  • Administers all non-invasive modes of therapy for infant, pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.

  • Provides clerical assistance as required by the department

  • May perform setup of Holter monitors

  • May perform electrocardiograms

  • May performs cardiac stress test

  • May assist with patient transports requiring Respiratory Intervention

  • May performs Exercise Oximetry as ordered

  • May maintain intubation boxes up to date, stocked and secured

  • May perform pacer interrogations

  • May maintain Autopaps for QHS use

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Qualifications

The expertise and experiences you’ll need to succeed:

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

  • 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

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED :

  • Graduated from a Paramedic Program

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED :

  • Associates of Science in health-related field

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) certification

  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification

  • Paramedic license required from the respective state board and/or respective state equivalent

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:

  • Pediatric Advance Life Support (PALS) certification

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

Category: Emergency Services

Organization: AdventHealth Waterman

Schedule: 3 - Night

Shift: AdventHealth Waterman

Req ID: 22042120

We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.