HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Emergency Services (ED) Paramedic - Full Time (Evenings) in Salem VA, Virginia

/An Emergency Services Paramedic is Needed at Lewis Gale Hospital! This a highly desirable 11a-11p shift with our facility in Salem./


  • Contributes information to a licensed nurse assessment of the health status of Emergency/Chest Pain Center patients.

  • Participates with the licensed nurse in the development and modification of the patient’s plan of care, including pain management.

  • Assists the healthcare team in implementation of plan of care and documents in chart from admission to discharge.

  • Provides for patient safety.

  • Demonstrates knowledge and skill to perform all patient record, transcription, Meditech, Logicare, ED Dashboard, and Security System activities.

  • Uses Meditech software proficiently.

  • Communicates effectively and professionally with internal and external customers.

  • Maintains competence and effectiveness with EMS communications

  • Anticipates needs of healthcare team to enhance patient flow.

  • Insures appropriate test schedules and tracking of patient throughout the system.

  • Maintains a well-stocked unit.

  • Contributes to the growth and development of self and department.

  • Maintains an active involvement.

  • Functions in an organized and timely manner.



** Required: High school graduate or GED equivalent. Successful completion of a Paramedic or Cardiac training course. Must have and maintain a EMS EMT-Paramedic, EMT-Cardiac, or EMT-Intermediate certification. BLS certification,

Preferred: ACLS certification , PALS certification; PHTLS, BTLS, or HAZMAT certification. Enrolled or pursing a nursing degree.

Title: Emergency Services (ED) Paramedic - Full Time (Evenings)

Location: Virginia-Salem VA-Lewis-Gale Medical Center

Requisition ID: 00005-16187