Paramedic-ECC Emergency Care
Company: Christus Health
Location: San Marcos
Posted on: October 9, 2021
The Emergency Department (ED) Paramedic is a certified and/or
licensed paramedic and is part of the hospital’s Emergency
Department patient care team. Reporting to the ED Nursing Director
or Nursing Manager, the ED Paramedic collaboratively works in a
complementary and assistive role with nursing. Under the direct
clinical supervision of the licensed physician present in the same
area or adjacent area, the paramedic provides assistance and
performs procedures, and is authorized to provide advanced life
support, administer medications and perform a patient evaluation of
signs and symptoms based on their field skill sets. The ED
Paramedic assists the nursing staff in providing patient care in
accordance with training, competence and skill. He/she is
knowledgeable of and follows all hospital policies and procedures.
Consistently assists the patient care team with maintaining a
clean, well-organized, adequately stocked and safe patient
·High School Graduate or equivalent required.
·Successfully passed paramedic exam.
·One year of experience as a Paramedic in a 9-1-1 or hospital
setting required; 3 years preferred.
·Current certification as an EMT-P in the state of Texas.
·Current BLS, ACLS and PALS Certifications.
·NRP within 90 days of hire.
Keywords: Christus Health, San Marcos , Paramedic-ECC Emergency Care, Other , San Marcos, Texas
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