Baptist Health Arkansas PARAMEDIC-ED in CONWAY, Arkansas

  • SUMMARY OF RESPONSIBILITY - Job Summary (general statement of purpose or objective of position)

  • An assistant to nursing on the unit whose primary function is to assist with patient care and to help ensure care is complete. The ED Paramedic works as part of the nursing team on the unit to ensure that each and every patient and guest to the hospital has their needs met, whether that need is physical, emotional, spiritual or educational. Promotes a positive image of Baptist Health in the community.

  • MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS - Knowledge, skills, abilities, license, registration, certification, education, and experience

  • A paramedic must be a graduate of an approved Paramedic Training Program, current Arkansas state and national registration as a Paramedic with a minimum of one (1) year current Paramedic experience , ability to demonstrate proficiency in acute care, knowledge, and skills, ability to care for multiple patients, willingness to work flexible hours, CPR certification, ACLS certification, and must be willing to obtain PALS and TNCC certification within the first six (6) months of employment.