Paramedic FT 24/48 White Co EMS
Northeast Georgia Health System, Inc.

Cleveland, Georgia

Posted in Health and Safety
about 1 month ago

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Job Info

Improving the health of our community in all we do

Northeast Georgia Health System (NGHS)is a non-profit community health system on a mission of improving the health of our community in all we do. Our team cares for more than 1 million people across the region through four hospitals and a variety of outpatient locations. Northeast Georgia Medical Center (NGMC) has campuses in Gainesville, Braselton, Winder and Dahlonega - with a total of more than 700 beds and more than 1,100 medical staff members representing more than 50 specialties. NGHS also encompasses Northeast Georgia Physicians Group, a multi-specialty group with more than 65 locations, and The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center, a cardiology practice with more than 15 locations.


Under the direct supervision of EMS Supervisor (Captain) Paramedic/EMT should possess the knowledge of treatment and stabilization of all patients as well as all definitive techniques within the limitations of their certification as governed by the Department of Human Resources and the board of medical examiners and dictated governed by law. Should have excellent knowledge of emergency vehicle operation and the territory serviced. This position will care for patients in the neonate, infant, child, adolescent, adult and geriatric age groups. Employee performs clinical duties in accordance with population specific guidelines and adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as outlined in policy and procedures.

Job Specific and Unique Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

1. As approved by State of Georgia (KHR) to include, but not limited to, Drug Therapy IV, intubation, EKG recognition, use of MAST, Emergency Vehicle operation and any other skill as determined by the laws of Georgia.

2. Remains familiar with all roads and areas such as tourist and wilderness areas in the county.

3. Maintains good physical fitness.

Essential Tasks and Responsibilities Essential- Tasks and Responsibilities

1. Complies with all applicable departmental and hospital regulations, directives and protocols whether written or verbal

2. Maintains thorough up-to-date knowledge of all aspects of emergency medical care relative to pre-hospital care of all sick and injured patients as it pertains to the advanced level and ensures that care is consistently delivered to all patients.

3. Keeps emergency vehicle cleaned, fueled and well stocked at all times.

4. Ensures familiarity with all laws pertaining to emergency vehicle operation and operates vehicle safely and in a professional manner at all times

5. Maintains all equipment on vehicle and ensures equipment left at the hospital is eventually retrieved.

6. Helps educate public and volunteers, i.e. CPR, PR, etc.

7. Dresses in appropriate uniform attire at all times.

8. Ensures paperwork is done accurately and expeditiously within the standards of the State of Georgia and White County EMS.

9. All verbal communication is done according to White County EMS rules and regulations and the State of Georgia.

State certification asParamedic.

Two years experience required

BTLS, BCLS instructor, ACLS, Rescue Cert., Defensive Driving, PLS, Hazardous Materials.

This position is for Full Time 24/48

Since first opening its doors in Gainesville in 1951, Northeast Georgia Medical Center has added hospital campuses in Braselton, Barrow and Dahlonega - and become Georgia's most awarded hospital. Some recognitions include being named to these lists:

America's 50 Best Hospitals- Healthgrades

100 Top Hospitals- Truven Health Analytics

100 Hospitals with Great Heart Programs- Beckers Hospital Review

America's Top Quality Providers- Carechex

Atlanta's Top 150 Workplaces- Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Healthcare's Most Wired Hospitals and Health Systems- Hospitals & Health Networks magazine

NGMC has also been recognized in recent years as Georgia's #1 Hospital for overall hospital care, overall surgical care, heart care, orthopedic surgery, women's care and more.

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