Work Type: Full Time
This Emergency Department Critical Care Tech (Paramedic) will serve on the front lines of COVID mitigation by providing point of care testing and/or screening patients, visitors, and staff at a designated hospital entry points during designated work hours. Serves as an assistant to the Emergency Department RN and/or Physician in providing patient care in an Emergency Department setting. The Emergency Room Critical Care Technician will augment and perform a variety of direct and indirect patient care duties in order to help provide for the total needs of patients in the hospital facility.
High school graduate or GED
Graduate of a credentialed Paramedic program
Current certification and registration as Paramedic by the Pennsylvania Department of Health Required
Current BLS certification required
Current Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification required
Current PALS required
This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.
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