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Paramedic Emergency Dept

Loxahatchee, FL, United States

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Description

SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Paramedic Emergency Department 
Full Time Mid-Shift 11a-11p (Rotating Weekends)
Palms West Hospital
Loxahatchee, FL

At Palms West Hospital, our state-of-the-art, 204-bed facility offers top-quality care in every category from preventative programs to elective, major and emergency surgery. What truly differentiates Palms West from the rest, are our people, a team of dedicated healthcare professionals who understand that a hospital stay can be an especially trying period for a family and who do everything they can to make the experience less stressful.  Palms West has established a position of medical leadership by listening to the needs of people in our community and responding with compassionate, quality health care and innovative new services that meet those needs.
 
Located on a spacious 94-acre campus in Palm Beach County, the surrounding areas are:  Wellington, which is a community known for its abundant parks, quality schools, attractive neighborhoods and equestrian interests.  Royal Palm Beach, is 10 miles west of the Atlantic Ocean and is located in the central part of Palm Beach County which is in the Southeastern part of the State. Loxahatchee located in Palm Beach County Florida is known for its large acreage parcels, new homes, and equestrian community

Palms West Hospital is a member of the nation’s leading provider of healthcare services, Hospital Corporation of America. HCA Ranks on Fortune’s list of Most Admired Companies for three consecutive years. In addition, HCA has also been named one of Ethisphere’s World’s Most Ethical Companies for consecutive years. Join our tradition of excellence!

We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO, medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, assistance with repayment of student loans and employee stock purchase program.

The Emergency Department at Palms West has 14 Adult beds and 10 Pediatric beds and treats 150 to 188 patients in a 24 hour period.
 
Job description includes but is not limited to:


The paramedic is responsible for the direct and indirect care of patients under the direction of the nurse.  The position requires knowledge of both department and hospital policies and procedures relevant to the delivery of patient care.  This position requires knowledge of medical terminology and familiarity with medical technology as it relates to emergency nursing.  The ability to use the hospital’s information system is required along with the ability to communicate information in a written and auditory fashion.  The ability to interact with the public and medical staff is also required.  The ability to retrieve, communicate, or otherwise present information in a written, auditory, or visual fashion is essential.  The primary method to express or exchange ideas is through the spoken word.  Written, telephone, and manual dexterity skills are required for the position.



Qualifications

Qualifications:

  • Graduate from an accredited Paramedic program
  • Minimum of 1-2 years field experience preferred
  • Current Florida Paramedic licensure
  • BLS certification via American Heart Association
  • ACLS certification via American Heart Association
  • PALS certification via American Heart Association
  • Related Emergency Department experience preferred 
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Palms West Hospital
Facility: Palms West Hospital
Job ID: 00477-7748
Category: Nursing Support
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Nights (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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