Richmond, Virginia

Description

SHIFT: PRN
SCHEDULE: PRN/Per Diem


Do you have the career opportunities as a Paramedic PRN you want in your current role? We have an exciting opportunity for you to join Retreat Doctors Hospital, a facility that is part of the nation's leading provider of healthcare services, HCA Healthcare.

 

Our employees come first. We provide a total compensation package to make sure your needs are met. As a PRN employee you can plan for your future by participating in our 401k program

 

The Paramedic PRN assists the licensed nurse with the initial patient assessment, in triage, monitor patient for arrythmias, measure and record patient’s input and output, hang crystalloid IV fluids at prescribed rate, and assist physicians with central line insertions, lumbar punctures, defibrillation, cardioversion, chest tube insertion, thoracentesis, arterial lines, and suturing

  • You will insert oral/nasal airways; connect patient to oxygen and monitor.
  • Perform 12-lead EKG.
  • You will initiate and discontinue peripheral intravenous catheters; insert foley catheters
  • Perform CPR, finger stick glucose monitoring, oral suctioning

You may perform the following procedures as approved by the EMS Medical Director:

  • Perform needle chest decompression; defibrillation, cardioversion, and transcutaneous pacing; endotracheal and nasotracheal intubation.
  • Insert intraosseous lines.
  • Perform endotracheal suctioning
  • Administer fleet enemas.
  • Insertion of external jugular intravenous catheters

 

Retreat Doctors’ Hospital, a campus of Henrico Doctors’ Hospital, is one of Healthgrades Top 50 Hospitals in the nation. Retreat is a 226-bed facility offering medical and surgical programs, 24-hour adult and pediatric emergency care and outpatient services. The Retreat Doctors’ Hospital campus is also home to the Institute of Urological Health, offering the latest innovations in urological care and surgery. Located in the historic Fan District, we are proud to bring state-of-the-art technology and compassionate care to our neighbors and the surrounding community. 

Qualifications

 

  • Successful completion of a Paramedic training course.  Must have and maintain a Virginia Division of EMS EMT-Paramedic certification and ACLS certification.
  • Previous Emergency Room or comparable experience is required
  • PALS certification; PHTLS or BTLS certification is preferred
  • 3 years field experience as a certified EMT-Paramedic is preferred

 

 

If you find this opportunity compelling, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. Highly qualified candidates will be directly contacted by a member of our team. We are actively interviewing so apply today!

 

We are an equal opportunity employer and 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.

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Richmond, Virginia

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