Emergency Room Tech/Paramedic

  • HCA
  • McAllen, TX, USA
  • Jan 20, 2018
Healthcare

Job Description

Job Code: 00372-6464

Full-time

Mixed (rotating weekends)

Rio Grande Regional Hospital - McAllen, TX

EMT/Paramedic - Emergency Department

Founded in 1982, Rio Grande Regional Hospital (RGRH), an HCA-affiliated facility, is proud of maintaining its status as one of the leading healthcare providers in the Rio Grande Valley. For nearly 33 years, we have remained focused and committed to providing quality healthcare to all members of our community.

With 320 beds and a team of more than 500 physicians representing over 35 specialties, we offer a range of inpatient and outpatient medical, surgical, and specialty services, including:
  • 24-hour emergency room
  • Level III Trauma Center
  • Comprehensive cardiovascular care
  • 30-bed Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU)


Rio Grande Regional Hospital is currently looking for an EMT/Paramedic - Emergency Department





Responsibilities:

Under the guidance of a registered nurse, serves as a member of the healthcare team by providing assistance with caring for the Emergency department patient population. Completes basic psychomotor skills and activities related to all patient care within his/her scope of practice. Supports educational structure provided by registered nurse. Documents tasks and baseline data collection onto medical record as expected. Must be able to cross-train to unit clerk. Will be an active participant in the DSRIP Project and carry out duties as assigned.

Knowledge of fundamental care for the emergency and/or fast track patient in an acute care setting. Competency in assigned psychomotor skills.

Qualifications:

• At least 2 years of experience as a paramedic.

• Certification or license as a paramedic.

• BLS

• ACLS and PALS within 6 months of employment

Last Edited: 02/15/2018

Reference

00372-6464