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Paramedic - Emergency
PARAMEDIC (3) PRN Positions

Northern Cochise Community Hospital, Inc. is a community based hospital that services Northern Cochise County as well as neighboring communities in Southeast Arizona. NCCH provides health services as a 24-bed Critical Access Hospital with a level IV Trauma, six-bed ER and includes two off-site Rural Health Clinics.

Summary:
Certified Paramedics render emergency assistance such as first aid, bandaging and splinting and performs life saving procedures to critically injured and/or ill patients. Applies artificial respiration and/or administers oxygen in cases of suffocation and asphyxiation. Starts and administers intravenous fluids. Assists in lifting patient(s) onto wheeled carts and/or stretchers as well as, into and out of ambulance(s). Work is performed under the review of administrative medical direction and follows communication protocols.

Minimum Qualifications:
Education and/or Experience:
•High school diploma or equivalent.
•Two years of related experience and/or training preferred.
•Six (6) months of paramedic-EMT experience

Necessary Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
•Knowledge of Paramedic scope of practice.
•Strong written and verbal communication skills.
•Ability to be responsive to multiple patients and multiple demands; prioritize and re-prioritize tasks; follow directions; display calm and level-headed behavior in emergency situations.

Certificates, Licenses, Registrations:
•Current Arizona Certification to the Paramedic level (National Registry preferred) required
•Current BLS or CPR card (which must be maintained)
•Current ACLS and PALS card (which must be maintained)

Additional Information
Position Type : Pool/PRN/Per Diem

Contact Information
Lydia Newkirk - HR Manager
Human Resources
901 W. Rex Allen Dr.
Willcox, AZ 85643
Email: lnewkirk@ncch.com
Phone: 520-766-6435
Fax: 520-829-9448

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