SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
Paramedic Emergency Department
Full Time Mid-Shift 11a-11p (Rotating Weekends)
Palms West Hospital
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:
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
- 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