Job Req ID: 200440
Position Number: 00146962
Employment Type: Part Time
Shift: Variable/On Call
Standard Hours: 4.00
Department Name: Emergency Department
Location: Carolinas Medical Center
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
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.
the supervision of the Provider.
to ensure optimum patient care and safety.
needs/care per Emergency Services guidelines.
Executes skills as approved by NC-OEMS and the Medical Director.
Transports patients between ED and departments/units.
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
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
Carolinas Healthcare System