Company: Osceola Regional Medical Center
Location: Winter Haven
Posted on: January 15, 2022
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem
****$3000 Sign On Bonus****
Osceola Regional Medical Center is a Joint Commission accredited
404-bed hospital that builds on a proud tradition of healthcare
excellence in Osceola County, Florida. Osceola Regional is
conveniently and centrally located in Heart of Kissimmee only
minutes from Orlando, St. Cloud, Celebration and Poinciana. We are
committed to continually enhancing the standard of healthcare by
providing services to include: Emergency Care, Trauma Care,
Pediatric ER, Heart & Vascular Institute, Comprehensive Stroke
Center, The Baby Suites maternity care, Neonatal Intensive Care
Unit Level II, Women's Services, Behavioral Health, Orthopedics &
Spine and a Graduate Medical Education Program. We also expand our
care to the community with our freestanding Emergency Department at
Hunter's Creek ER.
Osceola Regional Medical Center is currently seeking a Paramedic to
join our Emergency Services team. This position will be PRN, as
Position DescriptionThe Paramedic functions under the direction of
the RN and Medical Director. The Paramedic provides patient care
within a defined scope of practice that included patient care and
observation, specified treatments and procedures; provision of
environmental and personal safety; effective communication. The
Paramedic will also be responsible to collect pertinent data within
their certification scope of responsibilities and report these
clinical, psychosocial, etc., findings to the RN and ED
BASIC PATIENT CARE: Assists patients with basic care needs and any
other duties related to the well-being of the patient following
established nursing policies and procedures. Prioritizes patient
care activities based on patient needs and unit activity under the
direction of the Resource Nurse/Clinical Coordinator.
TREATMENT AND PROCEDURES: Administers treatments and various
procedures (within their scope of practice) to patients as ordered
by the physician and directed by the Professional Nursing Staff.
Performs monitor technician duties and responsibilities as needed.
Transporting of stable medical/telemetry/unit patients; obtaining
vital signs - frequency specific to patient's condition;
**Phlebotomy and specimen with proper labeling/transporting of
specimens; applying cardiac monitor where appropriate;
implementation of comfort and safety measures (i.e., side-rails up,
call bell within reach, stretchers in low position); communication
and documentation of tasks and interventions performed; stocking
patient rooms with appropriate medical supplies; **performs 12-lead
EKG; setup sterile trays for suturing/sterile procedures;
**insertion of foley catheter when appropriate; documentation of
intake and output; maintain and secure sterile or contaminated
instruments to and from Central Sterile; collaborate with Bio-med
for repair of equipment.
- Graduate of approved Paramedic Program
- State of Florida Paramedic License
- BLS Certification with American Heart Association required upon
- BTLS/ITLS required for Trauma II hospitals
- 1 year previous experience in the field or healthcare setting
- Working knowledge of medical terminology.
- Customer service abilities including effective listening
- Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition
with minimal supervision.
- Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing,
bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients
and/or equipment up to 100 pounds.NoticeOur Company's recruiters
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