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Paramedic

Snellville, GA, United States

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Description

SHIFT: PRN

SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem

Eastside Medical Center 
Snellville, GA

Paramedic - Emergency Department

Shift Details:  PRN

Eastside Medical Center
is a 310-bed, full-service, acute care medical center with nearly 1,200 employees and 450 affiliated physicians. The hospital is fully accredited by The Joint Commission. Eastside has been a leader for 31 years in a wide range of state of the art healthcare, including emergency services, neurosurgery, orthopaedics, women’s services, neurosciences, oncology, cardiology and behavioral health. 
 
Eastside is seeking a Paramedic to join our great Emergency Team!  Apply Online Today!

 

Job Summary

  • Maintains clear communication with ER physician and licensed nurse assigned to patient about all patient care issues.
  • 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.
  • Assists physicians with central line insertions, lumbar punctures, defibrillation, cardio version, pacing, chest tube insertion, thoracentesis, arterial lines, and suturing.
  • Demonstrates use of Life Pak for monitoring/defibrillation/pacing/cardioversion.
  • Answers EMS radios and phones and notifies ED Charge RN of incoming patients.

Qualifications

  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Georgia EMT-P (Paramedic) or EMT-I (Intermediate)
  • BLS - American  Heart Association – required
  • ACLS – American Heart Association – required (New grads within 60 days of hire)
  • PALS required within 90 days of hire or transfer
  • Crisis Prevention required within 60 days of hire or transfer

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Facility: Eastside Medical Center - Snellville
Job ID: 08621-12137
Category: Nursing Support
Contract: PRN/Per Diem
Shift: PRN
Job Class: PRN

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