Paramedic full time 24 on 72 off in Sanford, NC at Central Carolina Hospital

Date Posted: 11/13/2017

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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

Education


Required

Preferred

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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