Fort Worth, Texas

Summary

The Transport Paramedic will function as a team member providing care and transportation to pediatric and neonatal patients via ground ambulance, helicopter and fixed wing aircraft. The Paramedic is required to maintain the readiness of equipment, availability of supplies and complete related paperwork. The successful candidate should have the desire to expand their knowledge of pediatric and neonatal patients and be able to apply that knowledge in the transport environment. They should be self-motivated, highly organized, have strong customer service and communication skills, and have the ability to develop and maintain positive working relationships.

Qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum of 3 years of clinical experience for an EMT-P/LP
  • Current Texas Certification or Licensure as a Paramedic
  • Valid Texas Driver’s License and Auto Liability Insurance.
  • CPR – BLS certification required
  • ACLS, PALS, NRP and STABLE certifications required within 90 days of employment  
  • TNCC (audit within 6 months of employment and every 4 years thereafter)
  • Advanced Certification (FP-C, CCEMTP, C-NPT or TP-C) required within 2 years
  • Emergency Vehicle Operators Course required (given during orientation and every 3 years thereafter)

INDMED

Cook Children's is an EOE/AA, Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran employer.

Additional Information

CCMC

Fort Worth, Texas

About Cook Children's Cook Children's Health Care System embraces an inspiring Promise – to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, we’re proud of our long and rich tradition of serving our community.

Our not-for-profit organization is comprised of eight companies, including our Medical Center, Physician Network, Home Health Company, Northeast Hospital, Pediatric Surgery Center, Health Plan, Health Services Inc., and Health Foundation.  With more than 60 primary, specialty and urgent care locations throughout Texas, families can access our top-ranked specialty programs and network of services to meet the unique needs of their child.

For nearly 100 years we’ve worked to improve the health of children from across our primary service area of Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties. We combine the art of caring with leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child. This has earned Cook Children's a strong, far-reaching reputation with patients traveling from around the country and the globe to receive life-saving pediatric care.

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