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Paramedic - Saint Luke's Olathe Community Hospital - PRN Night, PRN.

Olathe, Kansas.

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Paramedic - Saint Luke's Olathe Community Hospital - PRN Night

  • 13405 S Black Bob Rd, Saint Luke's Community Hospital - Olathe, Olathe, Kansas, United States, 66062
  • EMS
  • PRN

Job Description​

Essential Functions
  • Obtains/records vital signs (temperature, pulse, respiration, blood pressure, and weight).
  • Monitors patient’s respiratory status and initiates oxygen therapy and treatments per protocol and as ordered by physician. Performs oral, nasal and ET tube suctioning
  • Performs additional skills which may include, but not limited to: phlebotomy, IV initiation, medication administration, and maintenance,12- lead ECG, waived laboratory testing per unit competency
  • Initiates cardiac monitoring; demonstrates ability to detect dysrhythmias and notifies registered nurse/physician.
  • Administers approved medications as ordered by the physician.
  • Applies orthopedic appliances including but not limited to: extremity splinting, clavicular, straps, cervical collars, ace wraps, ankle air splints, knee immobilizers, slings, simple splints, and adjustments to crutches.
  • Assists in C-spine stabilization/immobilization, placing patient on backboard while maintaining cervical alignment.
  • Reports adverse treatments or medications in accordance with current policies and procedures
  • Demonstrates the ability to collect laboratory samples and perform lab testing in accordance with CLIA and TJC regulations and established policies and procedures
  • Ensure proper supplies, appropriate medical equipment and medications are available for patient care and par levels meet facility needs
  • Prepare patient meals

Minimum Qualifications

  • Paramedic with 1+ year experience required
  • Paramedic Certification in good standing in the state of Kansas
  • Current BLS and ACLS required
  • Current Pediatric Life Support (PALS) preferred
  • Experience using Electronic Medical Record preferred
  • Collaborative teamwork skills within an interdisciplinary group focused on patient care
  • Demonstrates expertise in emergent and non-emergent patient care across the lifespan continuum

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to perform while under stress
  • Ability to work in a highly collaborative environment
  • Ability to document accurately and concisely
  • Ability to follow hospital policies, goals and procedures

Job Requirements

Applicable Experience:

Job Details

PRN

Night (United States of America)

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