Are you looking to join a growing healthcare organization that offers competitive pay and a tremendous opportunity for growth?
If so, consider ... Coliseum Medical Center.
Owned by Hospital Corporation of America (HCA), Coliseum is part of a two-hospital system consisting of Coliseum Medical Centers and Coliseum Northside Hospital with a combined total of 413 beds. Our hospitals feature two 24-hour emergency rooms, inpatient and outpatient surgery options, rehabilitation programs, diagnostic services, and behavioral health services.
HCA South Atlantic is headquartered in Charleston, SC, with 13 hospitals featuring over 2,000 beds in facilities from Myrtle Beach (recently named by US News and World Report as the top relocation destination in the country) to the north to sunny Jacksonville, FL, to the south. Whether a large Academic Medical Center or a smaller community hospital, our facilities offer premier health care with a variety of services, specialty practices and a full-range of diagnostic, therapeutic, emergency and surgical services. The South Atlantic Division integrates innovative, state-of-the-art technologies, such as CyberKnife, with fully developed departments specializing in oncology, orthopedics, cardiology, neuroscience, women's health, gerontology, bariatric surgery and emergency room services.
Position Summary :
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.
Position Status :
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
EXPERIENCE: 1 year of EMS experience (preferred)