30+ days ago
Interested in a career with both meaning and growth? Whether your abilities are in direct patient care or one of the many other areas of healthcare administration and support, everyone at Parkland works together to fulfill our mission: the health and well-being of individuals and communities entrusted to our care. By joining Parkland, you become part of a diverse healthcare legacy that’s served our community for more than 125 years. Put your skills to work with us, seek opportunities to learn and join a talented team where patient care is more than a job. It’s our passion.
Assists physicians and nursing staff in the care and treatment of Emergency Department patients under the direction of Registered Nurse. Maintains continuous collection of data on the status of the patients and ensures the comfort and safety of patients.
-Must have one (1) year of experience as an EMT-Paramedic in a MICU environment.
-May have equivalent combination of education and experience in lieu of state experience.
-Must be licensed as an EMT-Paramedic in the State of Texas.
-Must have current healthcare provider CPR certification from one of the following: o American Heart Association o American Red Cross Rescuer o Military Training Network.
-Must have ACLS certification
Skills or Special Abilities:
-Must be able to communicate effectively with personnel of other departments, nurses, physicians, patients and families.
-Must be able to demonstrate flexible work habits and skill at setting priorities.
-Must demonstrate enthusiasm and eagerness to perform a variety of assigned duties.
-Must be able to demonstrate patient centered/patient valued behaviors.
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