OAK HILL: Oak Hill Hospital, part of the HCA West and Central Florida hospital system, is a 280 bed acute care hospital in the community of Brooksville. Our experienced healthcare team is dedicated to diagnosing and treating patients faster than any hospital in the county. We are the area's second largest private employer and offer the only comprehensive heart program in Hernando County. We go out of our way for our patients by offering an expanded ED and these Centers of Excellence:
Chest Pain Center with PCI * Heart & Vascular Institute
Orthopedics & Spine Care Center
Advanced Primary Stroke Center
The Paramedic assists with patient care in the ED under the direction of the RN. Can perform emergency care procedures including assisting with Advanced Life Support under the direction of the physician. He/she is responsible to the ED RN or designee. Is responsible for patient safety and expected to keep knowledge and skills up to date. Maintains proper channels of communication and keeps appropriate persons informed regarding patient's condition. Performs other duties as assigned.
High School Diploma/ GED required
State of Florida Paramedic License required
Current BLS certification through the American Heart Association ,as well as ACLS, PALS and PHTLS required
1-2 years experience as a Paramedic.
Working knowledge of medical terminology.
Customer service abilities including effective listening skills.
Ability to quickly make decisions to report patient condition with minimal supervision.
Ability to perform work that requires frequent standing, bending, reaching, squatting, kneeling, moving, lifting of patients and/or equipment up to 100 pounds.