Covenant Health

Job Title
Event Paramedic
ID
4023631
Facility
LeConte Medical Center
Department Name
Ripken Pigeon Forge

Overview

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Event Paramedic, Ripken Pigeon Forge

PRN/OCC, Varied shifts and hours

 

Department Overview:

Being a part of the Covenant Health Sports Medicine team means gaining a servant-leader who has a passion for growing and developing his team. Because our Athletic Trainers serve our high schools, community college, and sports tourism industry, we’ve created a team culture of supporting and learning from one another. Our team performs the only FDA approved concussion testing for athletes in the Sevier County School System and we have a Credentialed Impact Center (CIC) at LeConte Medical Center where our therapists are trained to rehabilitate concussions. As an event Paramedic , you would support our event athletic trainers at the sports tourism locations (Rocky Top Sports World and The Ripken Experience) as well as school tournaments and community events.

 

Position Summary:

Provide emergency medical service for Rocky Top Sports World, on behalf of LeConte Medical Center. Ideal candidate possesses the experience, and the decision-making and clinical skills to make treatment assessments based on quick injury evaluation.

 

Recruiter: Sandra Simmons || ssimmon6@covhlth.com || 865-374-5368

Responsibilities

  • Works with Athletic Trainer to provide emergency medical services for Rocky Top Sports World as part of LeConte Sports Medicine’s community outreach program.
  • Demonstrates and executes the required skills and knowledge by responding to emergency medical situations, rendering an analysis on the situation/injury, and administering emergency medical care.
  • Document all related activities/treatment by completing predetermined forms/reports, and maintaining all information in a confidential manner.
  • Must display an ability to interpret written, oral and diagnostic form instructions and the ability to use good judgment and to remain calm in high stress situations.
  • Follows policies, procedures, and safety standards. Completes required education assignments annually. Works toward achieving goals and objectives, and participates in quality improvement initiatives as requested.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Minimum Education:           

None specified; however, must be sufficient to meet the standards for achievement of the below indicated license and/or certification as required by the issuing

 

Minimum Experience:         

One (1) year of EMS experience required.

 

Licensure Requirement:      

Must have current paramedic licensure in state of Tennessee. BLS and CPR preferred.

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