Position Information: The H@YH Paramedic is responsible for providing comprehensive care to patients and their families, through implementation of a nurse-driven plan of care, in the patient's home or approved location. The plan is based on the patient's developmental and health care needs as identified through the assessment of the patients physical, psychological, socioeconomic status and physician orders regarding care, treatment, and education. The Paramedic understands the needs of the organization and supports the mission, values, and management of patient care services. The Paramedic is responsible for updating team members, including the APP/Hospitalist, to help determine if appropriate care can be delivered in the home setting. Once issues are identified, they will work with the nurses, Rapid Response Team and Mobile Critical Care to safety deliver care to the patient until they are stabilized or returned back to the hospital for more comprehensive care not able to be delivered in the home.
Experience Requirements: 1 Year Clinical - Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Preferred
Education Required: Graduate Paramedic Required - And Associate's Degree Emergency Medical Science Preferred
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Emergency Medical Technician - Paramedic Required - And Maintain Vehicle Operator Insurability Required
Hours of Work: rotating shifts every third weekend 3 12 hours days
At WakeMed Health & Hospitals, we are guided by a simple – yet powerful mission: to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding and compassionate care to all.To deliver on this mission, WakeMed employs the “best minds and the biggest hearts” in the business. Our team includes over 8,500 experienced registered nurses, technologists, medical professionals, support staff, and a medical staff of more than 1,200 physicians and advanced practice providers who are dedicated to putting patients first.When it comes to culture and benefits, we recognize that when we take good care of our employees, our employees can take even better care of our patients. We proudly offer competitive salaries that reflect background, experience and special skills. Our benefits programs are designed to give you and your family the support you need for today while planning for a successful tomorrow. We promote diversity in the ...workplace, provide equal employment opportunity for all qualified applicants, and we participate in E-verify.We think it’s pretty simple – we care for our employees and our employees care for the community.