Paramedic: Emergency Room/ Full-Time/ Nights

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Date posted: 03/29/2019

job description

Paramedic, Emergency Room, Full-Time job, Nights
   
We are looking for a Paramedic to join our Emergency Room Department in Albuquerque, NM.
  
 
This full time job is located at   Lovelace Women’s Hospital, the first and only hospital in New Mexico dedicated to women’s health, offers a 53-bed advanced neonatal intensive care unit, a natural birthing center, an award-winning breast care center and the first robotic surgery program in the state recognized as a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation .

 
 Paramedic Job Responsibilities: 

  • Under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Physician, provides direct care to patients needing emergency medical treatment. 
  • Provide assistance in maintaining supplies and providing high quality patient-centered to care to our patients. 
  • Work under the supervision and direction of the physician and within the scope of the NM Licensed Paramedic Practice Act.
  •   Help to resuscitate patients in an emergency before hospital admission .
  •   Provide medical assistance during emergency situations, such as CPR, AED, prevent shock, control severe bleeding, prevent spinal damage, etc. 
  •   Evaluate a patient’s condition to determine the right placement for the patient in the Emergency Department .

Paramedic Education and Experience Job Requirements:
 

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • EMT- Paramedic licensure
  • National Registry preferred
  • NIHSS Certification
  • BLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications required through American Heart Association
  • Two (2) years experience required
  • One (1) year ED Hospital experience preferred, Combination of hospital experience and experience as a paramedic may be used to meet the experience requirement.
  • Skilled in written and verbal communication
  •   C omputer Experience  
  • A bility to relate well with all levels of the facility and medical staff
  •   Ability to care for patients of all nationalities and age groups
  •   Must be dependable, responsible, and interested in assisting with quality emergency patient care

  Why Lovelace?
 

  • Robotic surgery program named a Center of Excellence in Robotic Surgery by Surgical Review Corporation

  • Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Breast Centers since 2015

  • 2016-2018 Women’s Choice Award for America’s Best Hospitals for Patient Safety

  • Named to Modern Healthcare’s 100 Best Places to work since 2008-2017  
     

Lovelace is a drug-free employer with smoke free campuses.

  ID:6663
 

schedule

Night

job facility

Emergency Department - Lovelace Womens Hospital

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.