Piedmont Newton Hospital - Covington, Georgia
The Paramedic , under the supervision of the Professional Registered Nurse and/or Physician is responsible for facilitating age-appropriate, culturally and ethnically sensitive care, maintaining a safe environment, educating patients and their families, collecting information, communicating effectively, and utilizing technology. The Paramedic participates in the assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of the delivery of health care services and task. The role of the Paramedic Nurse Extender also, includes patient advocacy, teaching, performance improvement, and the oversight of unlicensed personnel. IND123 #GD
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED:
High School Diploma or Equivalent.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
1 year of experience as a Paramedic preferred.
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current certification as a Paramedic in the State of Georgia required, National Registry preferred
American Heart Associations BLS card is required.
Must be ACLS certified, or be able to become certified immediately.
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