Paramedic/Emergencyservices - CMC ED

Carolinas Healthcare System Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 3 months ago

Job Req ID: 200440

Position Number: 00146962

Employment Type: Part Time

Shift: Variable/On Call

Shift Details:

Standard Hours: 4.00

Department Name: Emergency Department

Location: Carolinas Medical Center

Location Details:

Carolinas HealthCare System is Atrium Health. Our mission remains the same: to improve health, elevate hope and advance healing - for all.

The name Atrium Health allows us to grow beyond our current walls and geographical borders to impact as many lives as possible and deliver solutions that help communities thrive. For more information, please visit carolinashealthcare.org/AtriumHealth

JOB SUMMARY

The paramedic collaborates with a multi-disciplinary team to provide care as appropriate to the

population served and in compliance with standards of practice. The paramedic will provide care

to patients under the supervision of the Provider. The Medical Director will provide oversight for

Paramedic clinical practice.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

  • Provides patient care in accordance with policies and state regulations as approved by the

Medical Director.

  • Administers medications safely according to policy, and as permitted by facility guidelines under

the supervision of the Provider.

  • Collects and communicates data, reads monitors, etc., and responds with correct intervention

to ensure optimum patient care and safety.

  • Provides evaluation of patients and communicates to the care team the patients required

needs/care per Emergency Services guidelines.

  • Executes skills as approved by NC-OEMS and the Medical Director.

  • Transports patients between ED and departments/units.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing, and

pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients, medical

equipment, and supplies. Must speak English in good, understandable terms. Intact sense of

sight, hearing, smell, and touch. Finger dexterity. Critical thinking and ability to concentrate.

Must be able to respond quickly to changes in patient and/or unit conditions.

EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE AND CERTIFICATIONS

Successful completion of an EMT-Paramedic Training Program (OEMS approved) required.

Current North Carolina EMT-Paramedic Certification required (National registry preferred).

Certification in BLS, ACLS, PALS required. Concurrent employment of county EMS service may

be required*, preferably in county that hiring facility is located.

*Not required for CHS Cleveland

or CHS Kings Mountain. Six months experience in a pre-hospital environment as a EMT-P

preferred

At Atrium Health, formerly Carolinas HealthCare System, our patients, communities and teammates are at the center of everything we do. Our commitment to diversity and inclusion allows us to deliver care that is superior in quality and compassion across our network of more than 900 care locations.

As a leading, innovative health system, we promote an environment where differences are valued and integrated into our workforce. Our culture of inclusion and cultural competence allows us to achieve our goals and deliver the best possible experience to patients and the communities we serve.

Posting Notes: Not Applicable

Carolinas HealthCare System is an EOE/AA Employer



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