We have an opening for a Full Time Paramedic to work with our Employer Health Clinic located in Athens, TN!
Premise Health is a leading worksite health and patient engagement company dedicated to improving the cost and quality of employee healthcare. We believe healthcare should be about helping people get, stay and be well. That’s our mission and it’s the foundation of everything we do. With more than 40 years of experience, Premise Health manages more than 500 worksite-based health and wellness centers across the country. The company serves more than 200 of the nation’s leading employers, including a significant number of the Fortune 1000.
Assesses nature and extent of illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures to be followed, or need for additional assistance
Restores and stabilizes heart rhythm on pulseless, nonbreathing patient
Monitors cardiac patient
Administers initial treatment at emergency scene and takes and records patient's vital signs
Observes, records, and reports to physician patient's condition, treatments, and significant incidents
Initiates intravenous fluids to administer medication or drugs, or to replace fluids lacking in body
Administers injections of medications and drugs
Assists in extricating trapped victims and transports sick and injured persons to treatment center
Communicates with physician, and other medical personnel in person and by radio-telephone
Keeps current on treatment techniques, protocol changes, material, and equipment.
Prepares required reports and maintains records of activities
May drive mobile unit to and from emergency scene
Cleans assigned emergency vehicle
Requisitions and restocks supplies, material, and equipment
Conducts safety inspections and restocking of first aid supplies as directed
May require other duties as assigned.
Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from an accredited Paramedic training program, Paramedic Certification as defined within the state in which contract exists
Current hands on certification in health care provider ARC or AHA Advanced Life Support required
ACLS certification is required for all Paramedics
At least three years’ experience as an EMT-P in an emergency room, with an ambulance/EMS service, occupational health clinic or other ambulatory care clinic
Knowledge and Skills:
Ability to maintain confidentiality
Speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification
React well under pressure
Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records
Knowledge of Internet software, Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software
If you want to join a team of knowledgeable, compassionate, like-minded healthcare professionals, join Premise Health for an unlimited opportunity with the company that is changing the face and the place of the healthcare industry as we know it.