The Paramedic assists in providing quality care to an assigned group of patients, under the direction of the Registered Nurse (RN).
This position is responsible for maintaining unit equipment and maintaining adequate stocking of supplies and related equipment.
The Emergency Department (ED) Paramedic identifies opportunities for improvement and participates in performance improvement activities as directed.
The ED Paramedic is responsible for: meeting Joint Commission standards, complying with all state and federal regulations, complying with corporate and hospital policy and procedures, managing supplies and equipment, and promoting teamwork and positive customer service.
EDUCATION REQUIRED AND/OR PREFERRED:
High School Diploma, GED or Vocational/Technical Diploma (required)
Paramedic License in this state (required)
American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider (required)
Successful completion of ACLS, PALS, and CPI within one year of entering this position
1 year of EMS experience (preferred)
A little about us:
HCA is the nation’s leading private provider of healthcare services. Comprised of locally managed facilities which include 230,000 employees at over 160 hospitals, over 120 surgery centers and 100 urgent care facilities in 20 states and the United Kingdom