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The EMS Community Paramedic provides primary care and/or advanced life support, including medical evaluation, treatment and stabilization of the critically ill and injured with the goal of reducing morbidity.
The Paramedic supports existing health services; provides integrated health services in partnership with other health professionals; extends access to health services delivery in underserved and general populations, including primary care, public health, disease management, prevention and wellness, mental health, and dental health; and performs other duties as required.
Education, Licensure, Experience, and Other Requirements:
· High school graduate or GED.
· Current certification as a Paramedic with the NC Office of Emergency Medical Services.
· 2 years of Paramedic experience is required.
· Current BCLS certification.
· ACLS certification is required within 1 year of hire and must be kept current.
· CPI certification is required within 1 year of hire and must be kept current.
· ASLS certification is required within 1 year of hire and must be kept current.
· NIHSS certification.
Legal Employer: Nash Hospitals
Entity: Nash UNC Health Care
Organization Unit: NGH Readmissions Management
Work Type: Per Diem
Standard Hours Per Week: 8.00
Work Schedule: Variable
Location of Job: NASH HC
Exempt From Overtime: Exempt: No
The UNC Health System and the UNC School of Medicine are committed to valuing all people throughout our organization, regardless of background, lifestyle, and culture. A diverse and inclusive work environment for staff and culturally appropriate care for our patients, are essential to fulfilling our UNC Health vision of improving the health of all North Carolinians.
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