Harris Health is looking for an experienced Paramedic to join our Emergency Medical Services team for Nights
About the Position
A Paramedic with Harris Health System will transport patients via ambulance to and from various Harris Health System facilities, primarily Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital. You will also initiate the coordination of treatment in the EMS Triage Area. The Paramedic must act quickly to assess and treat any medical situation with the appropriate techniques. As the Paramedic, you will need thorough knowledge of the ambulance and equipment to maintain these in a way that is clean, organized, and ready to respond.
About Harris Health Systems
Harris Health is a nationally recognized health system comprising three teaching hospitals and an extensive network of ambulatory care centers serving the people of Harris County, Texas, since 1966. Staffed by the faculty, fellows and residents from two nationally ranked medical schools, Baylor College of Medicine and The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth), Harris Health is the first healthcare system in Houston to receive the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) designation for its network of patient-centered medical homes, and both LBJ and Ben Taub Hospitals earned the ANCC Magnet Designation in 2020.
Each year, Harris Health provides more than 1.8 million total outpatient visits through its more than 40 ambulatory care facilities. Additionally, Harris Health sees more than 177,000 emergency visits at its Level 1 and Level 3 trauma centers and 35,000 hospital admissions through its three hospitals: Ben Taub, LBJ and Quentin Mease.
Harris Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer that welcomes and encourages diversity in the workplace.
Our short application process takes less than 3 minutes on your phone, tablet or computer.