HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Paramedic PRN - Emergency Room in Webster, Texas

_Clear Lake Regional Medical Center – Webster, TX_ /An HCA Affiliated Hospital/

Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, where sophisticated, world-class medicine meets the comfort, care, and convenience of a community hospital. For more than 40 years, Clear Lake Regional Medical Center has been providing high-quality, cost-effective, comprehensive healthcare to the Bay Area Houston region.

Some of the services provided atClear Lake Regional Medical Centerinclude: * Breast Diagnostic Center * Cancer care * Diabetes management * Level III emergency department * ACR-accredited imaging center * One-on-one therapy * Neuroscience and neurology * Minimally-invasive and robotic surgery * Wound treatment center * Women’s and Children’s Center Clear Lake Regional Medical Center, a/ Top Performer on Joint Commission Key Qualities/, opened its doors in 1972. Today, we have approximately 2,000 staff members and 900 physicians in multiple specialties – more talent and experience than any other hospital in the region.

Clear Lake Regional Medical Center *is looking for a *Paramedic – Emergency Room

RESPONSIBILITIES: * Performs patient care functions in compliance with hospital policies and procedures: o Assists patients with activities of daily living. o Assists with diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. o Assists in admitting, transferring and discharging of patients. o Assists with management of supplies and equipment.
* Keeps licensed nurse informed of patient activities/changes in condition. * Routinely performs venipunctures for laboratory specimens. * Responds in a customer friendly atmosphere. * Answers call lights and refers to licensed nurse as needed. * Responsible for physical appearance of the nursing unit. * Transports patients, including those requiring cardiac monitoring. * Perform and interprets ECG rhythm strips. * Performs 12-lead ECG’s. * Performs Point of Care (POC) testing in accordance with written policies and procedures * Obtains IV access per protocols as needed. * Attends stable patients requiring cardiac monitoring during off unit testing, (i.e. CT scan, MRI etc.).* *

QUALIFICATIONS: * Previous EMT-Paramedic, Paramedic or Military Medic equivalent. * Maintains current CPR certification. * Obtains ACLS or Code Blue certification * Completes IV learning module with 80% or better or remediation. * Obtains Basic ECG certification or successfully completes ECG challenge test. * Must be detail oriented and able to operate mechanical, electrical and computer-controlled instrumentation.

Title: Paramedic PRN - Emergency Room

Location: Texas-Webster-Clear Lake Regional Medical Center- Webster

Requisition ID: 01533-80381