Care Partner II EMT Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Wauchula, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    7/19/2019
  • Job ID:
    19009616
  • Job Family
    Patient Care
  • Travel
    Yes, 50 % of the Time
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Sebring Wauchula Lake Placid

Job Description


Description



Care Partner II EMT AdventHealth Wauchula


Location Address: 533 Carlton Street, Wauchula Florida, 33873


Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Wauchula


Immediate Health Insurance Coverage


Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement


Career growth and advancement potential


Work Hours/Shift:


Full Time Days


You Will Be Responsible For:


  • The Emergency medical Technician (EMT) or Paramedic under the supervision of the LPN and/or RN, provides physical care as part of the multidisciplinary team, in accordance with the Hospital mission, physician and patient expectations.

  • Assists in the patient/family care using established techniques with the multidisciplinary team.

    • Follows the principals of AIDET in all patient and family interactions.

    • Assists the patient with activities of daily living as ordered by the physician

    • Distributes food trays to patients. Assists patient with tray preparation and feeding as required.

    • Maintains the patient's environment in manner that promotes cleanliness, patient comfort and patient safety.

    • Responds to patient call lights/bells, cares for the needs of the patient according to her/his skill level.

    • Prepares the room to receive a new admission: zeros the bed scale, personal care items, linen, vital sign equipment, etc.

    • Welcomes new admission, orients patient to room.

    • Transfers patients from beds onto gurneys or into wheelchairs with assistance of other patient care personnel when required.

    • Ensures patient and personal safety by following proper lifting and patient transporting techniques.

    • Provides patients with fresh water at established intervals


 



Qualifications



What You Will Need:


 

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:

 

•         Ability to learn and apply computer related applications and programs, including using electronic keyboards and other peripheral devices.

•         Mature judgment and the ability to handle confidential information within Florida Hospital guidelines and applicable regulations.

•         Personal qualities such as kindness, compassion, understanding, integrity, respect, sense of humor, discretion and confidentiality.

•         Ability to communicate verbally in English and in written form with persons of varied backgrounds in a respectful, effective and professional manner.

•         Critical thinking / problem solving skills

•         Teamwork, tact and conflict resolution

•         Organizational, multitasking and prioritization skills

•         Performs accurate documentation within the electronic medical record

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:

  • EMT or Paramedic or completion of Clinical III rotation in a professional nursing program
  • Basic computer skills
  • Customer service skills
  • Medical terminology
  • Basic dysrhythmia interpretation class
  • Previous basic intravenous therapy class (LPN, EMT, Nurse Tech or Paramedic only)
  • CNA experience, minimum of 1 year or Unit Clerk experience, minimum of 1 year

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:

  • Previous 12-lead EKG experience
  • Previous EMT or Paramedic experience
  • Vascular sheath pull training/experience (Post-cardiac catheterization recovery)
  • Point of care glucose testing training

LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:

 

  • Florida LPN, EMT or Paramedic license
  • BLS - condition of employment
  • CPI prior to or within 6 months of employment (Emergency Department and Behavioral Health Unit)

 





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

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