The Paramedic (EMT-P)'s primary responsibility is to provide initial medical contact in the triage area of the Emergency Department. This includes maintaining a safe environment and providing compassionate care to patients and family members. The EMT-P will collect blood samples and/or obtain IV access only at the request of the triage RN or the ED team leader. The EMT-P will also be expected to provide initial medical services including basic airway management, spinal stabilization and transportation to ill or injured persons if requested through a code 250 or code blue activation as outlined in the code policy under the supervision of the ED Medical Director.
High school diploma or equivalent (GED).
*Driving and criminal record subject to review.
Experience as a Paramedic preferred. Must be proficient in English; must have the ability to read, write, and speak in English.
License or certification
*Current Florida EMT-P Licensure/Certification is required.
*Current BCLS certification is required.
*Current ACLS, PHTLS, and PALS certifications are preferred.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
6:45p-7:15a; 4 shifts per two week period - days vary
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
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