EMT-Emergency Medical Technician – Emergency Medical Services – Orlando - Nights

  • Adventist Health System
  • Orlando, FL, USA
  • Apr 25, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

EMT-Emergency Medical Technician - Emergency Medical Services - Orlando - Nights
Orlando seeks to hire EMT-Emergency Medical Technician who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ.

Facility Profile:
Located on a lush tropical campus, our flagship hospital, 1,107-bed Florida Hospital Orlando, serves as the major tertiary facility for much of the Southeast, the Caribbean and South America. Florida Hospital Orlando houses one of the largest Emergency Departments and largest cardiac catheterization labs in the country. We are already one of the busiest hospitals in the nation, providing service excellence to more than 32,000 inpatients and 125,000 outpatients each year.

Work Hours/Shifts:
3/12s 6p - 6a

Job Summary:
Under general supervision the Emergency Medical Technician (EMT), is an allied health care team member who is responsible for providing direct and indirect patient care. The EMT shall control. Working as a team member during transport, the EMT shall assist in the delivery of patient care. Adheres to the Florida Hospital Corporate Compliance Plan and to all rules and regulations of all applicable local, state and federal agencies and accrediting bodies. Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.

Knowledge, Skills, Education, & Experience Required:
  • Graduated from an EMT program.
  • Basic computer skills
  • Basic Life Support (BLS)
  • Associates of Science in health related field (Preferred)
  • 1 year experience emergency vehicle operations (Preferred)
  • Ambulance transport experience (Preferred)


Licensure, Certification, or Registration Required:
  • Current EMT license with the State of Florida, Department of Health.
  • Active Class E Florida Driver's License, or Commercial Driver's License (CDL), and driving record in accordance with FH policy.
  • Commercial Emergency Vehicle Operator (CEVO) or Emergency Vehichle Operations Course (EVOC)


Job Responsibilities:
Demonstrates through behavior Florida Hospital's Core Values of Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork as outlined in the organization's Performance Excellence Program
  • 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.
  • Helps in completing supply and equipment inventories each shift, restocking as needed. Keeps the work environment clean and organized. Refuels as per department protocol. Maintains the unit in a constant state of readiness.
  • Works as a team while transporting, assisting in patient management and able to effectively communicate information to other health care members.
  • Performs EMT skills in both emergency and non-emergent conditions. Able to assess and perform BLS on all age groups.
  • Ensures patient documentation is accurate, complete and is in compliance at all times.
  • Understands and appropriately uses equipment/systems in the department to include but not limited to the Right Cad, EPCR, Cerner, monitors and stretchers.

If you want to be a part of a team that is dedicated to delivering the highest quality in patient care, we invite you to explore the EMT-Emergency Medical Technician opportunity with Orlando and apply online today.

Job Keywords:
EMT-Emergency Medical Technician, Emergency Services

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