Paramedic FT 24 hours on 72 hours off in Sanford, NC at Central Carolina Hospital

Date Posted: 11/13/2017

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Central Carolina Hospital

An employee in this class serves as a member of a crew responding to emergency and non-emergency medical calls, administering medical stabilization to patients in the field, and studying and training in the methods and techniques for emergency medical care.

Job Requirements

High school graduate
X
Required course work in emergency medical techniques; or an equivalent combination of experience and training. 
X


Experience

Required

Preferred

Experience in emergency service work.             
X


Licensure, Certification or Other Qualifications

Required

Preferred

Certification as an Emergency Medical Technician-Paramedic by the North Carolina Medical Board.
X
National Registry of EMT Paramedics and Critical Care Paramedic certifications preferred
X
Certified ACLS, PALS, BCLS
X
Possession of a valid driver’s license with solid history of safe driving issued by the state of North Carolina
X


Other Minimum Abilities / Aptitudes

Required

Preferred

Considerable knowledge of emergency medical procedures and techniques.
X
 
Ability to respond quickly and calmly to emergency situations.
X
Working knowledge of procedures in extrication, movement of patients, rescue techniques, transportation and psychological needs of a patient.
X
Relays information regarding patients to doctors and hospital personnel.
X
Prepares call reports and maintains records on patients treated
X
Acts in accordance with CCALS and NCOEMS policies and procedures
X
Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.
X
Working knowledge of county geography and of the location of roads and streets within the county.
X
Ability to communicate effectively in written and oral form.
X
Ability to lift substantial weight.
X
Ability to safely operate an ambulance day or night in inclement weather.
X


Other Minimum Abilities / Aptitudes

Required

Preferred

Ability to multi-task and provide care in a vast array of clinical settings.
X
Knowledge of the current literature, trends, and developments associated with EMS work.
X

Equal opportunity and affirmative action employers and are looking for diversity in candidates for employment: Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran

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