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Paramedic

Rome, GA, United States

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Description

SHIFT: Mixed (rotating weekends)

SCHEDULE: Full-time

Redmond Regional Medical Center


Redmond Emergency Medical Services


Paramedic


Shift Details: Full Time Mixed Shifts


Redmond Regional Emergency Medical Services (EMS) operates three services in three counties; Floyd, Polk and Chattooga. As a 911 EMS provider, Redmond provides primary coverage these areas with stations located throughout our zones to provide maximum coverage and speedy response times.


Redmond EMS is looking for a Paramedic to join their Team. Apply now!


Job Purpose:               

  • To provide quality BLS, ALS and emergency care to patients requiring EMS procedures in accordance with established Georgia Scope of Practice and protocols
  • To provide safe and effective transportation of patients to and from predetermined locations. 
  • To ensure emergency vehicles and equipment are maintained and in a state of readiness at all times. 
  • This Employee shall perform daily duties at stations to maintain a clean and organized environment. 
  • Employee must actively assure appropriate movement of vehicles to ensure zone coverage and low response times at all times. 
  • Employee shall actively communicate to other EMS staff and Command Staff to ensure effective communication across all levels. 
  • To set example and be a role model for other EMS personnel by not participating in poor behaviors, rather living the CARE values. 
  • Will be accountable to exemplifying excellent service behavior to patients, clients, visitors, physicians, co-workers, vendors; 
  • Show courtesy, personalized attention, respect, compassion and timely responsiveness to all customers at all times. 
  • Employee participates in regular drills and special events to assure adequate staffing and appropriate training for staff. 
  • Employee actively seeks out education opportunities and takes responsibility in maintaining personal and state mandated education needs within education policy guidelines

 

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Successful completion of an accredited Paramedic Training Program
  • Experience in  the field of Emergency Medical Services with  ALS or BLS experience preferred
  • BCLS, ACLS (Only required If employee is a Paramedic), Equivalent in Pediatric (EPC, PALS, PEEP) (within 60 day of employment) and Trauma (ITLS, ATT, PHTLS)  (within 60 day of employment)
  • Current Georgia Paramedic License Other: Current insurable Class "C" Driver's License or higher

Additional Job Duties:

  • Works primarily in EMS performing functions as listed in job purpose.   Hours are variable, based on department needs.
  • Considerable reaching, stooping, bending, kneeling, lifting heavy weights when providing patient care.
  • Must be able to handle high levels of stress.  Must be able to problem solve and handle emergency and crisis situations.  Ability to handle regular interaction with associates, patients and/or family members.  Requires above average people skills.

 

Facility: Redmond Medical Center
Job ID: 06694-8369
Category: Nursing Support
Contract: Full-time
Shift: Mixed (rotating weekends)
Job Class: Regular

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