Emergency Medical Tech I Full Time Days at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 8/10/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Ocala, FL
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    8/10/2019
  • Job ID:
    19009603
  • Job Family
    Emergency Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Ocala

Job Description


Description

Emergency Medical Tech I AdventHealth Ocala

Location Address: 1500 SW 1st Ave Ocala, Florida 34471

Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Ocala

  • Horse Capital of the World

  • Driving distance to Gainesville, St. Augustine, Orlando, Tampa, Sarasota

  • Part of the community since 1898, providing healthcare to Marion County for over 120 years

  • Florida Hospital Ocala offers a broad spectrum of services, with programs that are nationally recognized and accredited

  • Spectacular springs throughout the county

Work Hours/Shift:

Full Time Days

You Will Be Responsible For:

  • The Emergency Medical Tech performs routine duties within the limits of documented training for the emergency department patient. The care is rendered under the supervision and direction of a Registered Nurse.

  • Safely provides care to emergency department patients, including therapies and interventions including but not limited to splinting, application of orthopedic devices, Foley insertion, accuchecks and vital signs etc.

  • Thoroughly and legibly documents in the record all therapies and interventions.

  • Performs accurate patient education and appropriate documentation (crutch walking, splint care etc.).

  • Communicates effectively. Establishes and maintains two way communication with peers, staff, physicians and administration.

  • Adapts to change in a positive manner.

  • Follows through on problems that may compromise patient care by using the appropriate chain of command.

  • Cooperates well with peers and supports group decisions.

  • Accurately communicates patient information to charge nurse/registered nurse in a timely manner.

  • Maintains a clear, neat and safe environment for patients and staff.

  • Insures that supplies and equipment for patient care are readily available and organized in an efficient manner.

  • Correctly identifies and uses appropriate personal protective equipment.

  • Seeks information and guidance from RN.

  • Demonstrates appropriate interpersonal skills for all age groups.

  • Safely performs IV therapy.

  • Safely transports patients requiring monitoring to inpatient units and ancillary departments.

  • Performs other duties as



Qualifications

What You Will Need:

  • Must be able to read and comprehend medical terminology and communicate effectively with other.

  • High School Graduate or equivalent

  • Current FL EMT License required

  • AHA BLS certification required

  • Prior experience in the emergency medical field preferred; hospital experience preferred.



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

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