Critical Care Paramedic PRN

Paramedic
Ascension St. Thomas Nashville TN - Nashville, Tennessee

Feb 16, 2021


Application Deadline:
Mar 16, 2021

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$Based on Experience hourly

Job Description

Critical Care Paramedic

PRN 

 Nashville, TN

Critical Care Paramedics have the passion to provide outstanding advanced critical care when patients need it most. We are looking individuals to transport patients and communicate patient's condition to medical staff to ensure best care in a traumatic event. 

What You Will Do

Provide basic and advanced life support treatment, care and evaluation of patients.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify, intervene, and stabilize the ill or injured patient under the direction and in collaboration with a physician and/or Registered Nurse.
  • Initiate and implement interventions based on transport team protocols. Monitor, record, and communicate patient condition and treatment, as appropriate.
  • Provide population specific education to the patient and family about the patient's illness and therapeutic interventions.
  • Inspect, maintain, and care for equipment to ensure safety of the transport team, patients and public.

Job Requirements

  • Age: na
  • Education: High school diploma/GED or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.
  • Experience: 2 years of experience or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.

What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
  • Licensed Paramedic specializing in Critical Care credentialed from the Tennessee Emergency Medical Services Division obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

Education:

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

Contact Information

Maria Turner

Ascension St. Thomas Nashville TN
Nashville, Tennessee 37211
phone: 615-541-9270

How to Apply

As one of the largest health systems in the state, we offer rewarding careers across eight hospitals, in addition to a comprehensive network of affiliated joint ventures, medical practices, clinics and rehabilitation facilities. We employ more than 8,000 associates and serve a 68-county area. As we continue to grow, we need compassionate caregivers to join us on our journey and to help influence care across our hospitals. We provide our associates with the support needed to re-energize, engage and experience the joy of caring for our patients. If you are looking for a rewarding career in healthcare, we invite you to apply today.

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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. In FY2020, Ascension provided $2.4 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension includes more than 160,000 associates and 40,000 aligned providers across a national network of ministries. We offer rewarding careers across more than 2,600 sites of care – including 146 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 19 states and the District of Columbia.

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