Presbyterian Healthcare Services
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PARAMEDIC - COUNTY EMS
at Presbyterian Healthcare Services
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- Location : Name
- Lincoln County Medical Center
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- New Mexico
Nestled between tall pines and mountain vistas at an elevation of 6,900 feet, Ruidoso is home to Presbyterian Lincoln County Medical Center, which has served the community and surrounding areas since 1950. With a population of nearly 20,000, the Lincoln County area offers many larger-town amenities in a smaller-community environment. Learn more about Ruidoso:http://docs.phs.org/cs/groups/public/documents/phscontent/pel_00936253.pdf
Type of Opportunity: Full Time
Work Schedule: Varied Days and Hours
Provides expedient, quality patient care including but limited to ALS, ILS, and BLS. Maintains and operates an emergency medical vehicle in the safe transportation of emergency and non-emergency patients.
*Maintains and operates an emergency medical vehicle in the safe transportation of emergency and non-emergency patients.
*Obtains and records accurate, pertinent medical information on patients, including vital signs and medical histories obtained from patient and/or family.
*Maintains positive communications and collaboration with other healthcare providers.
*Assists in providing preventive and routine maintenance for emergency vehicles and equipment to ensure proper functioning and safety.
*Maintains current working knowledge and certification in defensive driving techniques.
*Assists in cleaning, maintaining and stocking emergency vehicles with supplies and necessary equipment.
*Maintains accurate knowledge of call locations and current road and weather conditions.
*Attends departmental staff meetings and/or inservices and keep current with developments in the field through participation in seminars, workshops/and or publications.
*Participates in and endorse the established PHS guest relations program.
High school plus trade or vocational school in emergency medicine. EMT-Paramedic License required. Less than one year experience as a paramedic
* High School Diploma or GED
* Emerg Med Tech/Paramedic-NM
Benefits are effective day-one (for .45 FTE and above) and include:
- Competitive salaries
- Full medical, dental and vision insurance
- Flexible spending accounts (FSAs)
- Free wellness programs
- Paid time off (PTO)
- Retirement plans, including matching employer contributions
- Continuing education and career development opportunities
- Life insurance and short/long term disability programs
Presbyterian Healthcare Services is a locally owned, not-for-profit healthcare system of nine hospitals, a statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group. Founded in New Mexico in 1908, it is the state's largest private employer with approximately 11,000 employees.
Presbyterian's story is really the story of the remarkable people who have chosen to work here. Starting with Reverend Cooper who began our journey in 1908, the hard work of thousands of physicians, employees, board members, and other volunteers brought Presbyterian from a tiny tuberculosis sanatorium to a statewide healthcare system, serving more than 700,000 New Mexicans.
We are part of New Mexico's history - and committed to its future. That is why we will continue to work just as hard and care just as deeply to serve New Mexico for years to come.
AA/EOE/VET/DISABLED. PHS is a drug-free and tobacco-free employer with smoke free campuses.