HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Hospital Paramedic (PRN) O.U. Medical - Oklahoma City, OK in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

Essential Function/Duties: *Maintain clear communication with attending physician and licensed nurse assigned to patient about all patient care issues. *Observe and report patients' signs or symptoms. *Contributes information to the licensed nurse for the development and modification of the patient's plan of care. *Assists with the licensed nurse in delivering and documenting care provided to the patient. *Maintains competence with charting Take vital signs. *Measure and record patients' input and output. *Attach oxygen and cardiac monitor and monitor patients' cardiac rhythm, perform 12 Lead EKG, document EKG strips, suctions patients airways as directed, and reports findings to physician and care team assigned to patient. *Receive patients from EMS personnel and prepares patients for the physician's care. *Collects routine laboratory specimens as directed by the physician. Performs basic laboratory procedures. *Perform venipunctures, and insertion and removal of peripheral intravenous catheters from extremities. *Attends meetings and in-services as required by departmental policy. *Maintains good working relationship with patients, visitors, physicians, co-workers, and other hospital staff.

Minimum Qualifications:

*Education: Successful completion of Paramedic training program.

*Experience: Two (2) years of hospital and/or pre-hospital experience providing immediate stabilization and transport of sick and injured patients. BLS, ACLS, and PALS certifications required.

*Licensure: Possession of a current valid Oklahoma license issued by the Oklahoma State Department of Health as a Paramedic.

Title: Hospital Paramedic (PRN) O.U. Medical - Oklahoma City, OK

Location: Oklahoma-Oklahoma City-OU Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00322-25099