Paramedic in Henderson, NC at LifePoint Health

Date Posted: 1/9/2021

Job Snapshot

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) and Pediatric Advanced Life support (PALS) are required within six (6) months of hire. 

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

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran