Location Address: 3100 East Fletcher Avenue Tampa, Florida 33613
Top Reasons to Work at AdventHealth Tampa
Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute, known across the country for its advances in cardiovascular disease prevention, diagnosis, treatment and research.
Surgical Pioneers – the first in Tampa with the latest robotics in spine surgery
Building a brand new, six story surgical and patient care tower which will ensure state of the art medical and surgical car for generations to come
Awarded the Get With The Guidelines – Stroke GOLD Quality Achievement Award from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association and have been recognized as a recipient of their Target: Stroke Honor Roll for our expertise in stroke care. We have also received certification by The Joint Commission in collaboration with the American Stroke Association as a Primary Stroke Center.
You Will Be Responsible For:
Performs splinting. Performs pre and post splinting checks and documents
Inserts IV catheters in peripheral veins, installs locks, applies dressing and documents per hospital policy.
Provides correctly adjusted crutches, instructs patient on crutch walking and documents.
Removes Urinary Catheters and documents.
Reports observations to nurse.
Performs simple clean dressing changes and documents.
Performs accucheks and hemocults per hospital procedure and documents if credentialed.
Discontinues Nasogastric tubes, disposes of in accordance with hospital Biohazardous waste policy and Documents on patient record.
Removes peripheral IV catheters, disposes of in accordance with hospital Biohazardous waste policy.
Observes site and notifies nurse of condition.
What You Will Need:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High School education or equivalent
Completion of a formal Aide/Attendant program, or completion of introductory clinical in an approved RN program or completion of an approved EMT course or greater than 2 years clinical experience in an ED tech role.
Demonstrated ability to follow written and verbal instructions effectively.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Florida State Certification as Nurse Assistant or,
EMT or Paramedic or,
Completion of introductory nursing in an approved RN program
Perform specific tasks or routines supportive to delivery of patient care in the assigned nursing unit under the direction of a Registered Nurse in accordance with Division of Nursing standard
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.