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Paramedic in Calhoun, GA at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 2/5/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Job Schedule
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Calhoun, GA
  • Job Category
  • Date Posted:
    2/5/2019
  • Job ID:
    18011241
  • Job Function
    Emergency Services
  • Travel
    No
  • Shift
    1 - Day
  • Application Zone
    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Gordon and Murray

Job Description


Description
Paramedic AdventHealth Gordon
Location Address:  1035 Red Bud Rd NE, Calhoun, GA
 
Top Reasons To Work At AdventHealth Gordon
  • Five-star Rating, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services
  • Top 100 Community Hospitals, Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Top 100 Rural Hospitals, Becker’s Hospital Review
  • Located in the foothills of the North Georgia Mountains
  • Co-workers that feel like family

 
Work Hours/Shift:
Full Time - Days

You Will Be Responsible For:
  • Responds to requests for emergency and non-emergency calls for service as dispatched by E-911 to provide efficient and acceptable care to ill and injured patients
  • Performs assessment based on scope of training and medical protocols to determine and apply methods of treatment and transport.
  • Drives ambulance in a safe and defensive manner at all times obeying traffic rules and regulations with regards to safety of occupants and all others
  • Completes patient care reports, billing reports and all other required documentation per established practices, guidelines and regulations.
  • Follows all established policies, procedures, guidelines, objectives, medical protocols, safety protocols, environmental and infection control standards, both written and verbal to assure a safe and effective work environment.
  • Assists personnel with a higher level of training to provide effective care.
  • Provides exceptional customer service skills to patients, families, bystanders, other response agency personnel and all others at all times.
  • Provides support for community service and relationship functions as requested by leadership.

Qualifications

What You Will Need:
  • Must have the ability to react calmly and effectively in the most critical situations
  • Motor vehicle operation
  • Must have graduated from an accredited EMT school
  • Must be certified as a Paramedic in the State of Georgia
  • Must have current BCLS and ACLS Certifications
  • ACLSMust have current Georgia Driver’s License
  • Emergency vehicle operations preferred
  • Defensive driving preferred
  • High School Diploma or GED preferred
  • One-year experience in related position preferred
  • National Registry certification is preferred
  • Additional related certification or licenses in pre-hospital care preferred

 
Job Summary:

The Paramedic is responsible for the delivery of pre-hospital emergent and non-emergent care for a patient and/or group of patients.  The Paramedic is also responsible for following policies and procedures and medical protocols while practicing within the scope of training. Must also utilizing professional discretion and independent judgment, while practicing within the State, facility and regulatory guidelines.




This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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