Paramedic - ED
Company: WellStar Health System, Inc.
Posted on: January 27, 2023
How would you like to work in a place where your contributions and
ideas are valued? A place where you can serve with compassion,
pursue excellence and honor every voice? At Wellstar, our mission
is simple, yet powerful: to enhance the health and well-being of
every person we serve. We are proud to have become a shining
example of what's possible when the brightest professionals
dedicate themselves to making a difference in the healthcare
industry, and in people's lives.
Wellstar Kennestone Hospital has an opportunity for a Paramedic in
the Emergency Department.
Shift Full-Time Night Shift 7pm-7am
As one of the Top 100 hospitals, Wellstar Kennestone offers the
most advanced care available for all your surgical, medical,
rehabilitative and emergency care needs. In addition to a highly
qualified team of physicians, nurses and clinical staff, we offer
the very latest in technology and diagnostic imaging
The Emergency Department Paramedic is a proactive member of an
interdisciplinary team of licensed and unlicensed care givers who
ensure that patients, families and significant others receive
individualized high quality, safe patient care. They practice in a
clinical environment that is administered by Nurse Managers and
As an integral member of the Emergency Department team the
Paramedic will support treatment in the hospital emergency
department (ED). The paramedic will be required to assist with
patient care treatment in conjunction with a Registered Nurse (RN
that directs plan of care, team goals, and performance. The
paramedic shall cover the range of services provided in a medical
treatment facility in accordance with O.C.G.A. 31-11-59 which
outlines the services of paramedics in hospitals and defined
hospital specific duties. In addition, the paramedic promotes and
restores patients' health and the overall patient experience by
collaborating with physicians, RNs, and multi-disciplinary team
members, and providing support to patients, families and
Required Minimum Education: High School graduate or possess a
General Educational Development (GED) Degree Graduation from an
accredited paramedic training program.
Required Minimum License: Licensed Paramedic by the by the State of
Required Minimum Certification:
Must have a current BLS card from the American Heart Association on
the first day of employment in position.
Must receive a current ACLS card from the American Heart
Association within the first six months of employment in
Must receive a current PALS card from the American Academy of
Pediatrics within the first six months of employment in
Required Minimum Experience: Completion of accredited paramedic
program and associated clinical hours.
Preferred Experience: Two years of experience as a paramedic in the
field or in a hospital setting preferred.
Required Minimum Skills: Ability to read, write and speak English
language, optimize the use of technology to
support clinical care and holds basic computer skills; Strong
interpersonal, collaborative skills along with customer
service skills required; Ability to function in a fast paced
environment and respond to emergencies in using a
decisive, composed and respectful manner; Possess excellent time
management skills; provide care using evidence
and analytical skills along with possessing strong critical
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