Transport Paramedic Full Time Days - Sebring or Wesley Chapel, FL
Location: Wesley Chapel, Florida
Internal Number: 21020901
Paramedic Critical Care Transport AdventHealth Wesley Chapel, FL
Location Address: 2600 Bruce B. Downs Blvd Wesley Chapel, Florida 33544
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Wesley Chapel
From state- of- the- art equipment to the most intricate building details, AdventHealth Wesley Chapel was designed from the ground up to maximize healing, patient care and wellness
Recognized as leader in patient satisfaction and was named Top 100 Hospital in Modern Healthcare Magazine by IBM Watson Health
50,000 sq ft community Health & Wellness Center
Comprehensive women’s health center named Inspiration Place that incorporates female physician specialists, women’s imaging, pelvic floor and female physical therapy and a boutique spa.
Consistently named a Top Workplace in Tampa Bay by the Tampa Bay Times
Opened an offsite 24 bed, 24/7 emergency room in Central Pasco to better serve the emergency health needs of residents in west and central Pasco
You Will Be Responsible For:
Demonstrates through behavior AH’s core values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork.
Helps in completing medication, supplies and equipment inventories each shift, restocking as needed. Completes and submits logs as per department protocol. Keeps the work environment clean and organized. Maintains the unit in a constant state of readiness.
Utilizes a working knowledge of the service areas and takes the most direct route to reach a destination. 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.
Documents patient assessments, provides interventions with accurate administration and calculation of medications and the responses, as per department protocols’ and AH policy. Utilizes specific knowledge in emergency care of pediatric, adolescent, adult and geriatric patients.
Works as a team member, able to effectively communicate with other healthcare members. Provides a complete verbal and written document for hand off of care and patient safety.
Follows department SOPs (standard operating procedures), treatment protocols’ and use of available resources.
Understands and appropriately utilizes equipment/systems in the department to include but not limited to EPCR, Cerner, cardiac monitor, medication pumps, stretchers etc
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Graduate of an accredited Paramedic program upon hire
2 years of Paramedic patient care experience upon hire
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Associates of Science in health-related field preferred
Ambulance transport knowledge preferred
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current Paramedic license with the State of Florida, Department of Health upon hire
Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or RQI upon hire.
Current American Heart Association Advanced Life Support (ACLS) certification or RQI upon hire.
AVADE Education within 90 days of hire date.
8 hours of Hip & Knee replacement/Spine Education required within 6 months of hire date, then annually
8 hours Stroke Education required within 6 months of hire date, then annually
LICENSURE OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED:
Critical Care Paramedic Certificate preferred
Instructor status in one AHA certification (ALCS/PALS) preferred
EVOC or CEVO preferred
Current American Heart Association PALS certification or RQI preferred
Provides patients with support treatment, care, and evaluations prior to and during transportation
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.