Emergency Department Tech and Unit Coordinator AdventHealth Palm Coast
Location Address: 60 Memorial Medical Parkway Palm Coast, Florida 32164
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Great benefits such as: Educational Reimbursement
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High quality of life with low cost of living on the shores of sunny Palm Coast, FL.
Full Time, Day, 7a-7p, or Nights 7p-7a
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs as a team member in assisting with safe and effective patient care.
Obtains vital signs, per unit standard, and reports findings to RN/physician.
Collects and labels lab specimens.
Transports patients as directed by the health care team.
Obtains 12 lead EKG’s.
Performs blood glucose monitoring and reports findings to RN/physician.
Removes staples/sutures, applies splints, inserts Foleys, or removes heplocks per policy as directed by nurse.
Monitors cardiac monitors assigned and recognizes and reports rhythms/arrhythmias.
Acts as a communication liaison for the patient, family and interdisciplinary health care team.
What You Will Need:
Knowledge of medical terminology required.
Computer proficiency required.
High school diploma or equivalent required.
BLS certification required. EKG rhythm/arrhythmia interpretation class required.
Prefer EMT certification or 2-3 years previous work experience in the patient care area of the ED.
The Emergency Department Technician will be responsible for providing basic nursing care to the emergency patient utilizing judgment and skills based on knowledge acquired through didactic and clinical training. Performs clerical duties and surveillance of arrhythmia monitors. Works under the direction of the RN in compliance with established process standards, structure standards and protocols of the ED.
Internal Number: 21000058
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.