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Paramedic - Freestanding Beach ED - FT Night

We Are Hiring

Come join our team as a Paramedic in Panama City Beach!

Schedule: Full time, 3 nights a week, 7 pm - 7am, rotating weekends and holidays

The Freestanding Beach ED is a full-service emergency room in Panama City Beach.  The facility provides 24-hour emergency care, board-certified physicians,10 treatment rooms with designated space for: trauma, obstetrics and gynecology, and isolation and seclusion.  It also has equipment and services to provide a full range of diagnostic testing.  

Ascension Sacred Heart is a faith-based health system that provides a network of hospitals, outpatient health centers, physician offices, rehabilitation centers and a variety of other health services to communities in South Alabama and across Northwest Florida.  Ascension Sacred Heart also includes a 99 bed hospital in Panama City where services include a Level II trauma center and advanced cardiovascular care.

Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs.

Responsibilities:

  • Identifies, intervenes, and stabilizes the ill or injured patient during interfacility and intrafacility 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.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's 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.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least one year of experience

  • NRP certification preferred

  • BLS/ACLS/PALS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to date of hire date or job transfer date.

Equal Employment Opportunity

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.

E-Verify Statement

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

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Job ID: 415882
Category: Emergency Services
Ministry: Sacred Heart Health System, FL
Location: Panama City, FL

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