HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Paramedic in Cartersville, Georgia

TriStar Cartersville Medical Center - Cartersville, GA

 

Cartersville Medical Center is a 119-bed acute care hospital, Chest Pain Center, Certified Primary Stroke Center, Certified Total Joint program and Gold Seal Inpatient Diabetes program facility accredited by the Joint Commission. The Breast Imaging Center of Excellence at The Women’s Center provides mammography services that are gold seal accredited by the American College of Radiology. The Advanced Wound Healing Center provides specialized treatment for chronic or non-healing wounds. The Hope Center, a regional, Commission on Cancer approved cancer treatment facility, provides over 4,000 treatments with over 300 new patients per year from a ten county region.

Cartersville is seeking aParamedicto workPart-time.

Shifts will 3pm - 3am, rotating weekends

Position Responsibilities:

  • Maintains clear communication with ER physician and licensed nurse assigned to patient about all patient care issues.

  • Assists licensed nurse with initial assessment.

  • Receives patients from EMS personnel.

  • Must have licensed nurse assigned to patient review and co-sign all written or computer patient chart entries.

  • Assists the licensed nurse in triage, to include pre-screening of patients upon arrival to triage area, documentation of information, and the provision of first aid as needed.

  • Monitors patients for arrhythmias, document EKG strips, and reports findings to licensed nurse assigned to patient.

  • Measures and records patient’s input and output.

  • Stocks/checks ED supplies and equipment.

  • As appropriate, keeps patients informed of their treatment plan .

Qualifications:

  • High School Graduate or equivalent

  • Current GA state Paramedic/Emergency Medical Technician certification

  • Previous EMT/EMT-P experience preferred

  • Basic Healthcare Provider (BLS) Certification required within 90 days of hire or promotion

  • Completion of the Behavioral Health competency checklist.

  • Must complete CPI training within 6 months of hire.

Apply Online Today to join this great Emergency Services Team!

Title: Paramedic

Location: Georgia-Cartersville-Cartersville Medical Center-Cartersville

Requisition ID: 08625-6438