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Paramedic/EmergencyServices - University ED

Date: Jun 12, 2019

Location: Charlotte, NC, US

Company: Atrium Health

Job Req ID: 195126

Position Number: 00161489

Employment Type: Part Time

Shift: Day

Shift Details:

Standard Hours: 4.00

Department Name: Emergency Department

Location: Atrium Health University City

Location Details: 

Carolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all. The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more information, please visit carolinashealthcare.org/AtriumHealth

 

 

 

 

JOB SUMMARY

The paramedic collaborates with a multi-disciplinary team to provide care as appropriate to the population served and in compliance with standards of practice. The paramedic will provide care to patients under the supervision of the Provider. The Medical Director will provide oversight for Paramedic clinical practice.  

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing, and pulling.  Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients, medical equipment, and supplies.  Must speak English in good, understandable terms.  Intact sense of sight, hearing, smell, and touch.  Finger dexterity. Critical thinking and ability to concentrate.  Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient and/or unit conditions.  

 

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATIONS

Successful completion of an EMT-Paramedic Training Program (OEMS approved) required. Current North Carolina EMT-Paramedic Certification required (National registry preferred). Certification in BLS, ACLS, PALS required. Concurrent employment of county EMS service may be required*, preferably in county that hiring facility is located. *Not required for CHS Cleveland or CHS Kings Mountain. Six months’ experience in a pre-hospital environment as a EMT-P preferred

 

 

 

 

 

At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.

 

As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.

 

Posting Notes: Not Applicable

Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer


Nearest Major Market: Charlotte

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