Piedmont Rockdale Hospital - Conyers, Georgia
The Piedmont Rockdale Emergency Department is a 34-bed unit that provides care to patients presenting with a wide range of problems, from life-threatening conditions to minor injuries or illnesses. As the only hospital located within Rockdale County, the PRH Emergency Department serves 55,000 patients each year and is committed to providing high quality and compassionate care close to home. Piedmont Rockdale is proud to improve access to services & enhance the health of the community by maintaining its accreditation as a Primary Stroke Center. With a patient-centered mission, low nurse patient ratio & team-oriented approach, Piedmont Rockdale offers a great opportunity for your emergency career to grow.IND123 #GD
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 graduate or equivalent.
MINIMUM EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
MINIMUM LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION REQUIRED BY LAW:
Current certification as a Paramedic in the State of Georgia required, National Registry preferred
BLS. Must be ACLS certified, or be able to become certified immediately.
At Piedmont Healthcare we embrace diverse ideas, perspectives, and skills to create a collaborative workplace where the best talent wants to succeed. We celebrate differences and recognize that they allow us to care for our community.
Piedmont is a certified Great Place to Work™-- a national designation based on employee feedback about trust, workplace culture and experience. In 2019, Forbes named Piedmont one of Georgia’s 10 best employers and the highest-ranked healthcare provider.