ED Paramedic AdventHealth North Pinellas/Palm Harbor ER
Location Address:34106 US HWY 19 N, Palm Harbor, 34684
Top Reasons to Work At AdventHealth North Pinellas
Top Quality outcomes
Nurse Excellence Committee (NEC)/Governance
Leadership is accessible
Located on the Gulf of Mexico
Full Time Days
You Will Be Responsible For:
Starts or assists with triage and admission of patient by assisting with initial assessment and evaluation of patient status, vital signs and orientation to the environment. Triage will be reviewed and evaluated by a Registered Nurse.
Communicates age specific patient needs/changes in condition to the Registered Nurse/Physician, and documents in the patient's record.
Documents care given in the Electronic Medical Record (EMR).
Coordinates patient care in conjunction with the Registered Nurse/Physician by prioritizing age specific patient care needs.
Assists the Registered Nurse to meet patient outcomes as outlined in the treatment plan of care.
Provides patient care as assigned by Registered Nurse/Physician.
Transports patient for procedures, admissions and discharges.
Performs electrocardiograms and phlebotomy as directed by Registered Nurse/Physician.
Contributes information to promote effectiveness of nursing interventions/actions to the Registered Nurse/Physician with appropriate documentation in the EMR.
Actively participates in Hospital/Unit specific Performance Improvement activities as evidenced by collection of data and identification of aspects of care and participation in analysis and resolution.
What You Will Need:
Current Basic Life Support — PALS and ACLS
Current EMT/Paramedic Certification.
The Paramedic is responsible for performing specific patient care and technical functions in the Emergency Room setting under the direct supervision of the Registered Nurse. Through knowledge and assessment of the individual patient, provides patient care in a clean and safe environment. Reports patient needs and changes in the patient status to the Registered Nurse. Represents the Department of Patient Care Services in a professional and courteous manner.
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