Community Paramedic Job Openings-Winston Salem Area

Landmark Health is recruiting Community Paramedics

Overview

Under the oversight and direction of a supervising Landmark Provider, the Emergency Medical Technician-P will conduct episodic in-home visits with Landmark patients. The paramedic will evaluate patients and communicate, via telephone or secure video, with the supervising Landmark Provider during the encounter with the patient such that the provider may direct the evaluation and care provided.

Responsibilities

  • Patient assessment and evaluation: Vital signs, physical exam, labs (E.g. – glucose levels), medication compliance and reconciliation, adherence to discharge instructions, etc.
  • Patient treatment: IV therapy, blood work, wound care, medication administration, etc. Treatment directives are only per the supervising Landmark Provider’s direction.
  • Patient education: Diabetes prevention, hypertension, fall assessment, improve overall health literacy per the direction of the Landmark Provider.
  • EMT-P/Landmark Provider collaboration: Discuss evaluation and treatment with supervising Landmark Provider. This collaboration will occur during every visit unless he/she is following an approved Landmark protocol (e.g. Post-Hospital Visit).
  • Care coordination: Schedule follow-up telephonic or in-home interactions as needed.
  • Documentation: Assist supervising Landmark Provider with documenting findings and outcomes of the visit.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

  • Candidate must possess an active EMT-Paramedic certificate
  • Ability to work a variety of shifts with initial focus on 5:00 PM – 10:00 PM EST shift
  • Active driver’s license and reliable personal vehicle with insurance
  • Solution-oriented mindset and work approach
  • Charisma and a natural ability to connect with others
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with a strong emphasis on empathy and building rapport with chronically ill patients
  • In-home practice and collaborative model experience preferred

Recruiter : Email

CBassett@landmarkhealth.org

 

For more information about Landmark Health see http://www.landmarkhealth.org/

 

 

Closing Date (If Any): 
Friday, March 15, 2019
County: 
Statewide (No County)
Certification Level: 
Paramedic