The Paramedic Technician functions semi-independently, under the direction of the director, RN, C, as part of the integrated healthcare team. Knowledge and necessary skills will be utilized to effectively meet the needs of .Must possess ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with the public. Requires the ability to effectively plan; must be able to follow directions and to perform work according to department standards when no directions are given.Requires enthusiasm, initiative and the ability to work independently/cooperatively with other personnel. Requires the ability to function effectively in a fast-paced environment with multiple demands/deadlines.
The transfer center is located at the West Boca Medical Center Satellite Emergency Center in Coconut Creek.
MINIMUM EDUCATION: Graduate of an EMT-P training course approved in Florida
PREFERRED EDUCATION: Associate Degree, Diploma or Bachelorâ��s Degree in pre-hospital/emergency medical service, CCEMT-P
PREFERRED EXPERIENCE: Previous work experience in an Emergency Room.
REQUIRED COURSE(S) TRAINING: Knowledge of the principles of growth and development and the ability to assess data and identify patients' age-specific requirements and provide age-appropriate care is required.Splinting, EKG and Chest Tube competencies, as well as all other department check off lists must be completed within three months of hire.Triage course must be completed prior to 6 months and prior to taking the triage assignment.
PREFERRED CERTIFICATIONS/REGISTRATION: BLS.'
Tenet complies with federal, state, and/or local laws regarding mandatory vaccination of its workforce. If you are offered this position and must be vaccinated under any applicable law, you will be required to show proof of full vaccination or obtain an approval of a religious or medical exemption prior to your start date. If you receive an exemption from the vaccination requirement, you will be required to submit to regular testing in accordance with the law.
Primary Location: Delray Beach, Florida
Facility: Delray Medical Center
Job Type: PT2Y
Shift Type: Days
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