Accurately obtain and record TPR, BP, Pain rating, weight and height, intake and output, finger stick blood glucose.
Demonstrate efficiency with safety lights, turns and positioning of patients to ensure correct body alignment and maintain skin integrity.
Demonstrate efficiency in assisting patients with ADL’s including passing of meals, nourishments and fresh water at bedside.
Participates in hourly rounding and answers call light in a timely manner.
Demonstrates competency in reporting changes in vital signs and patient’s status to appropriate staff.
Maintains a clean, organized environment; helps with inventory of supplies and equipment.
Follows directions of Registered Nurses, Clinical Coordinators, and Managers.
Supports the unit secretary by answering phones and directing patients and visitors.
Delivers and picks up items from other departments; interacts with all ancillary departments.
What Will You Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High School Diploma or GED
Completed EMT-Paramedic Training at a Technical College (or equivalent training facility)
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Six (6) months of paramedic experience
LICENSURE OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current Licensure or Certification by the State of Florida â“ Paramedic
Current BLS & ACLS certification per American Heart Association
PALS certification within 6 months of hire.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
The Emergency Medical Tech II is to serve as a member of an interdisciplinary team within the Emergency Department (ED) using a holistic, caring approach to patient care which supports the mission and vision of Heart of Florida Regional Medical Center. Provides direct physical and technically skilled, age appropriate care to patients under the direction of the ED Registered Nurse (RN). Performs other duties related to the work described herein.
AdventHealth Greater Orlando (formerly Florida Hospital) is one of the largest faith-based health care providers in the United States. For 150 years, we have carried on a tradition of providing whole-person care that not only addresses patients' physical ailments, but also supports their emotional and spiritual well-being. We demonstrate the same level of compassion and care for our employees as well, doing all that we can to help them realize their full potential – both personally and professionally.