Participates and fully engaged in the delivery of direct patient care under the direction of the Emergency Department Medical Doctors and in cooperation with the registered nurses in this department. The ability to perform phlebotomy and ensure the accurate labeling of specimens per policy. The ability to apply orthopedic splints and appliances under the supervision of the departments Medical personnel along with performing wound care and the application of dressings as ordered. The medic is also expected to assist with the triage process, obtain IV access and perform quality EKG’s as required. Other duties as assigned.
EXPERIENCE, LICENSE AND EDUCATION REQUIRED:
A minimum of 1 year experience is required
5 - 8 preferred as actual Paramedic level
Current/Active Texas Paramedic License (PMD)
BLS from American Red Cross or American Heart Association
ACLS from American Red Cross or American Hearth Association
Technical School Program completed