FT Days Paramedic - Emergency Room at AdventHealth Tampa
Location Address:3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa
AdventHealth 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.
Full Time Days, 36 hours per week.
You Will Be Responsible For:
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
Operates emergency vehicles safely in a variety of weather and emergent conditions in accordance to established safety standards. Effectively communicates delays and updates to dispatch. Immediately reports any damage or vehicle issues to the supervisor
Responsible for maintaining equipment between transports. Maintains the unit in a constant state of readiness
Adheres to department Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs)
Ensures patient documentation is accurate, complete and is in compliance at all times
Completes medication, supplies and equipment inventories each shift, restocking as needed. Completes and submits logs as per department protocol
Performs other duties as assigned
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
Associates of Science in health-related field preferred.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.