HCA Orange Park , FL 32065
The Emergency Room (ER) Paramedic assists in providing quality care to an assigned group of patients, under the direction of the Registered Nurse (RN). This position is responsible for maintaining unit equipment and maintaining adequate stocking of supplies and related equipment. The ER Paramedic identifies opportunities for improvement and participates in performance improvement activities as directed. The ER Paramedic is responsible for: meeting Joint Commission standards, complying with all state and federal regulations, complying with corporate and hospital policy and procedures, managing supplies and equipment, and promoting teamwork and positive customer service.
Patient Rights - The Emergency Room Paramedic will work to support and protect the rights of each patient served, treat each patient with dignity and care, and maintain patient confidentiality/privacy.
Patient Safety The Emergency Room Paramedic demonstrates commitment to patient safety initiatives including patient falls, medication safety, National Patient Safety Goals, critical value reporting, and administration of blood products.
An active state of Florida issued Paramedic License is required
A current American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) Health Care Provider is required
A current American Heart Association Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) Health Care Provider is required
An American Heart Association Pediatric Cardiac Life Support (PALS) Health Care Provider is required to be obtained within one year of entering this position
Successful completion of CPI training within one year of entering this position
1 year of EMS experience is preferred
Previous Hospital ER experience is preferred