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, Florida Hospital 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 womenâ™s health center named Inspiration Place that incorporates female physician specialists, womenâ™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:
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.
Ensures patient documentation is accurate, complete and complies at all times.
Understands and appropriately uses equipment/systems in the department to include but not limited to the EPCR, Cerner, monitors and stretchers. Communicates appropriate and accurate information, proficiently and professionally, through radio and telephone communications on the recorded line.
Completes the Right CAD log with patient demographics and time stamped events of the transfer process for accuracy of department STATS. Ensures documentation is complete containing accurate information and is in compliance with department protocols.
Relays patient updates to supervisors, medical control, transport teams, sending and receiving
facilities, and the accepting physician; of estimated arrival times as per protocols.
Follows dispatch standard operating protocols and GPS tracking.
Initiates chain of command in notification of incidents.
Notifies the ground crews of location of the patient; weight; and equipment needed.
Proficiently utilizes systems and equipment in the department to include by not limited to radios; Sunport, Cerner, RightCad and Zoom recording systems; and GPS tracking.
Serves as driver for specialty teams as needed when additional trucks
What You Will Need:
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS REQUIRED:
Telephone and radio communications skills
Basic computer skills
Understanding of EMS operations
High quality driving skills
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High School Diploma or GED upon hire
Dispatch or transfer center experience upon hire
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE PREFERRED:
Associates degree in health-related field
Graduate of EMT program
1 â“ 3 years pre-hospital or Emergency Dept. experience
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, OR REGISTRATION REQUIRED:
Current Florida Driverâ™s License (no restrictions) upon hire
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION OR REGISTRATION PREFERRED
NHTSA National Standard Curriculum for Emergency Medical Dispatch
Active Class E Florida Driverâ™s License, or Commercial Driverâ™s License (CDL)
American Heart Association BLS certification
A Under general supervision the Program Manager or Dispatch supervisor, the EMS Dispatcher is an allied health care team member who is responsible for providing indirect patient care. The EMS dispatcher is responsible for receiving all calls for transport both emergent and nonemergent. Upon receipt of the call the dispatcher must then triage the patient Adheres to the AdventHealth 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. Are responsible for the coordination of transfers into and within the AdventHealth system by ground.
Works in the Right CAD system â“ documenting time stamped events of the transfer process.
Works jointly with the Shift Supervisor and/or ETC to make decisions of triage, outsourcing and resolution of transfer issues.
Under general supervision the Ground Transport Dispatchers
Actively participates in outstanding customer service and accepts responsibility in maintaining relationships that are equally respectful to all.
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.