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Paramedic Per Diem Gordon Hospital

Req #: 17010635
Location: Calhoun, GA
Job Category: Emergency Services
Organization: Gordon Hospital and Murray Medical Center

Description
Gordon Hospital
Gordon Hospital is a 69-bed community hospital that is a member of Adventist Health System, the largest not-for-profit Protestant healthcare system in the world. We provide high quality, personalized and compassionate care to its patients and community. Through our dedication to safety, rigorous self-assessment, performance improvement, corporate integrity, and service management, we are committed to being the pre-eminent provider of acute inpatient and outpatient healthcare services for the residents of Calhoun, Gordon County, and surrounding areas.
 
PRINCIPAL DUTIES AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:
  • Responds to requests for emergency and non-emergency calls for service as dispatched by E-911 to provide efficient and acceptable care to ill and injured patients
  • Performs assessment based on scope of training and medical protocols to determine and apply methods of treatment and transport.
  • Drives ambulance in a safe and defensive manner at all times obeying traffic rules and regulations with regards to safety of occupants and all others
  • Completes patient care reports, billing reports and all other required documentation per established practices, guidelines and regulations.
  • Follows all established policies, procedures, guidelines, objectives, medical protocols, safety protocols, environmental and infection control standards, both written and verbal to assure a safe and effective work environment.
  • Assists personnel with a higher level of training to provide effective care.
  • Provides exceptional customer service skills to patients, families, bystanders, other response agency personnel and all others at all times.
  • Provides support for community service and relationship functions as requested by leadership.
 
Qualifications
What you will need?
  • Must have graduated from an accredited EMT school
  • Must be certified as a Paramedic in the State of Georgia
  • Must have current BCLS
  • Must have current ACLS
  • Must have current Georgia Driver’s License
  • National Registry certification is preferred
  • Additional related certification or licenses in pre-hospital care preferred

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
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