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
Work Hours/Shift: FT -Days
Assists with patient care in the emergency department (ED) under the direction of the registered nurse (RN). Can perform emergency care procedures including assisting with Advanced Life Support (ALS) under the direction of the physician. Maintains proper channels of communication and keeps appropriate persons informed regarding patient's condition.
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
Performs patient care tasks in a safe and competent manner without deviation from the standard of care or hospital policy and procedure.
Coordinates care with the RN and other interdisciplinary care to optimize patient outcomes.
Demonstrates ability to recognize changes in patient status and report changes to RN immediately and assist in providing appropriate interventions in a timely manner.
Maintains complete and timely documentation that assures accurate reflection of care provided.
Provided appropriate communication with multidisciplinary team members, patients and their families.
Maintains communication with RN throughout entire shift to ensure accuracy of information and care provided.
Promptly responds to patients request for assistance in professional and effective manner.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
Graduate of an accredited program in paramedic science and with current Florida state certification
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
1-3 years EMT-P experience preferred. Acute Care hospital experience preferred.â‹â‹â‹â‹â‹â‹â‹
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
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.