Paramedic

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LifePoint Health
Published
June 14, 2021
Location
Henderson, North Carolina
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Paramedic in Henderson, NC at Maria Parham Health

Date Posted: 6/14/2021

Job Snapshot

Maria Parham Health

About Us

Maria Parham Health is a 102 bed hospital located in Henderson North Carolina. Maria Parham Health is Joint Commission Accredited and was the first hospital to become part of Duke LifePoint Healthcare. Maria Parham offers a wide variety of services.

Job Description

Maria Parham Health

The Paramedic will work in collaboration with all members of the health care team to provide care to all Emergency Department patients, under the direct supervision of the Emergency Services Physician and general direction of the Emergency Services Director.  They will work as part of a team with the Registered Nurse accountable for the patient care assignment. Specific tasks can be delegated by the RN or MD. Provide service across the lifespan (infants, toddlers, preschool, adolescents, adults, and geriatrics). Major responsibilities for this position are: safety and emergency procedures, documentation, patient care tasks and procedures, unit support, communication/customer service, safety, and professional development.

Job Requirements

Minimum Education
High school diploma or equivalent

Required Skills
Licenses: PARAMEDIC

Required Skills
Certifications:
Basic Life Support (BLS) required upon hire. Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) are required within six (6) months of hire.
Handle with Care within 90 days of hire

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision.
Good communication and computer skills; ability to work with others as a team to ensure quality patient care. Major responsibilities for this position are: safety and emergency procedures, documentation, patient care tasks and procedures, unit support, communication/customer service, safety, and professional development.

Minimum Work Experience
Minimum of two years pre-hospital paramedic experience preferred

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LifePoint Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities for all applicants and employees and complies with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination against any employee or applicant for employment because of color, race, sex, age, religion, national origin, disability, genetic information, gender identity, sexual orientation, veterans' status or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

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