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Emergency Med Tech I PRN Nights
Ocala, FL 34478
Posted 21 weeks ago
Discuss pay at interview
**Emergency Medical Tech I AdventHealth Ocala**
**Location Address:** 1500 SW 1 st 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
**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
**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.
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.