Paramedic/ER Tech

Andalusia Health

Provides excellent customer service and patient care in accordance with Paramedic scope of practice..
Provide emergency assessment and treatment
Communicates delays to those waiting
Reassess patients for changes in status
Understands individual and departmental Special Processes:
Disaster Process
Code Pink/ MP Code/ Code Adam/ Rapid Response
Able to provide Information and Direction for Specialty Situations
TDD/TTY location and use
Language Line-How and when to use, provide language selection menu.
Demonstrates knowledge of occurrence reporting system
Practices and adheres to the “Code of Conduct.”
Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.
Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient
Follows facility “Mission and Vision Statement”
Adheres to HSC/Hospital Policies and Procedures.
Adheres to AIDET/ HIPPA/ EMTALA
Understand, deliver and follow Security Codes processes:
How to call on Overhead Intercom
How to call on Radio Assists patients with performing activities of daily living, including personal hygiene, elimination, nutrition, and ambulation.
Collaborates as needed across disciplines to coordinate patient care, including patient transfer, discharge, referral and spiritual/psychosocial support needs.
Evaluates learning needs of patient and/or family and provides patient/family education appropriate to age, culture, condition, and circumstances.
Works as an advocate for the physical and emotional well-being of the patient.
Other Duties as assigned

Other duties as assigned.



Job Requirements:

Minimum Education
High School Diploma or Equivalent required

Required Licenses
Active Alabama Paramedic License

Required Skills
Requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement and the ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action.

Certifications:
ACLS
PALS
BLS
ITLS preferred


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Posted
01/07/2022
Type
Full time
Location
Andalusia, AL 36420, US
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