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Paramedic - Emergency Department - FT Night

We Are Hiring

Join our Level II Trauma Center Emergency Room team in caring for patients!

The Emergency Department is a 41-bed unit that provides care to a wide variety of high acuity patients.  The primary patient population includes those admitted for level II trauma, heart and stroke care.  Join our forward-thinking and collaborative team.  Engage with physicians and ancillary teams in managing complex diagnoses, medication administration and quality care for high acuity medical, trauma and open-heart patients.

What You Will Do:

As a Paramedic, you will have the opportunity to provide basic and advanced life support treatment, care and evaluation of patients on scene and during air transport.

  • Identifies, intervenes, and stabilizes the ill or injured patient during interfacility and intra-facility transport under the direction and in collaboration with the transport physician and/or Registered Nurse (RN)
  • Initiates and implements interventions based on transport team protocols. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition and treatment, as appropriate
  • Provides population specific education to the patient and family about the patient's illness and therapeutic interventions
  • Inspects, maintains and cares for equipment to ensure safety of the transport team, patients and public

Why Join Ascension Sacred Heart?

At Sacred Heart, part of Ascension, we provide a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

Nurses are on the front lines of the care we provide, and for that reason, Sacred Heart prides itself in employing some of the best nurses in Florida. And while we pride ourselves in having some of the most experienced nurses in the state, we always welcome exceptional new nurses who are eager to join us.

What You Will Need:

Required Qualifications

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associates degree, or Technical degree required
  • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 6 Months (180 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
  • One or more of the following:
    • Paramedic credentialed from the Florida Emergency Medical Services obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Paramedic specializing in Flight credentialed from the International Board of Specialty Certification obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 


Knowledge and Skills:

  • Able to communicate clearly and effectively relate to patients, physicians and staff
  • Good organizational skills and the ability to set priorities and manage time effectively
  • Able to maintain professional demeanor in high stress environment
  • Strong attention to detail


Sacred Heart Health System is an equal opportunity employer.

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

Sacred Heart Health System participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site) 

Job ID: 363459
Category: Emergency Services
Facility: FLPEN Sacred Heart Hosp PCB
Ministry: Sacred Heart Health System, FL
Location: Panama City, FL

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