HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Paramedic in Richmond, Virginia

/See why our employeeslove working at Johnston Willis Hospital!/ // We've been delivering top quality healthcare to Greater Richmond and the Tri-Cities area for more than 100 years, which means you can depend on our experience to provide the exceptional care you need. Our 292-bed hospital offers a full range of healthcare services, with specialties in cancer care—through the Thomas Johns Cancer Hospital—as well as inpatient rehabilitation (with all private rooms), our ER is a state-authorized level III trauma center and neuroscience, including our first-in-Richmond Gamma Knife Center.

TheEmergency Roomat Johnston Willis Hospital:

  • Level III Trauma Center - focus in geriatric trauma

  • 24 beds and 3 Fast Track beds

  • Comprehensive Stroke Center

  • High Oncology Population (adjacent to Sarah Cannon Oncology Center)

What Sets Us Apart:

/“I love my co-workers and the ability to help others”/ /“I love the patient population, my leadership, and flexibility of schedule. There is always a learning opportunity and a fast paced environment”/ /“Colleagues make it fun to be at work, we have a great relationship with our ED providers, and flexible scheduling”/ /“Great learning experiences, fast paced, great people”/ /“Amazing co-workers keep me in good spirits even when the work is difficult”/
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Benefits we offer:

  • Medical Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Flexible Spending Accounts

  • Disability Insurance

  • Life Insurance

  • Paid Time Off

  • Employee Discount Program

  • Employee Stock Purchase Program

  • Tuition Reimbursement

What job functions will you perform?

  • Contributes information to a licensed nurse to the assessment of the health status of Emergency Department patients

  • Participates with the licensed nurse in the development and modification of the patient's plan of care

  • Assists the licensed nurse in implementation of plan of care and documents in chart patient response to intervention

  • Maintains a well-stocked unit

  • Maintains competence with Meditech system

  • Communicates effectively with internal and external customers

EDUCATION:

  • High School Graduate or GED equivalent (required)

  • Successful completion of Paramedic training course (required)

LICENSURE:

  • Virginia Division of EMS EMT-Paramedic certification (required)

  • American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS) for Health Care Providers (required)

  • American Heart Association Advanced Life Support (ACLS) for Health Care Providers (required)

  • PALS certification; PHTLS or BTLS certification (preferred)

EXPERIENCE:

  • Previous ER or comparable experience (required)

  • 3 years field experience as a certified EMT-Paramedic (preferred)

HOURS:

  • Full Time

  • 12hr Evening Shifts (1p-1a & 3p-3a)

  • Weekend & Holiday requirements

/ We are an equal opportunity employer and we value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. /

Job: *Nursing Support

Title: Paramedic

Location: Virginia-Richmond-Johnston-Willis Hospital

Requisition ID: 00035-44152