Paramedic Jobs Gundagai NSW Health

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Calling All Paramedics in Gundagai

NSW Health is currently seeking paramedics to join their team in Gundagai.

The chosen candidate (Paramedic Jobs Gundagai NSW Health) will provide front line out of hospital care, medical retrieval and health related transport for sick and injured people in an emergency and non-emergency setting, accurately assessing and documenting patients’ health and medical needs to determine and implement appropriate paramedical care in line with Ambulance policies and procedures.

Paramedic Jobs Gundagai NSW Health

Location: Gundagai
Work Type: Full-Time
Ambulance Officers/Paramedic

Essential Selection Criteria and Experience Required:

  • Applicants must hold a current Certificate to Practice or has successfully completed as a minimum Ambulance Education Centre residential Inservice 1 course.
  • High standard of clinical care and knowledge to provide effective out of hospital patient care in diverse situations.
  • Clinical reasoning, analytical and problem solving skills to assess patient’s needs and review patient health care records in determining best care alternatives. Listening, oral and written communication skills to collect record and convey clear, concise and accurate information in the completion of patient health care records and written reports, by radio, telephone and in person.
  • Computer literacy with demonstrated ability to learn and operate new and existing electronic patient records, data terminals etc.
  • Planning and organising skills to effectively manage own time and prioritise workload, with the ability to manage stress and maintain performance under pressure without negative impact on self or others.
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently and in a team environment to support the completion of team goals and ensure the continuity of patient care within the NSW Health system.
  • Integrity, empathy and respect for ethical and professional standards including patient confidentiality and diplomacy when dealing with sensitive matters.

Employer: Paramedic Jobs Gundagai by NSW Health

The NSW Ministry of Health supports the executive and statutory roles of the Health Cluster and Portfolio Ministers.

The NSW Ministry of Health also has the role of ‘system manager’ in relation to the NSW public health system, which operates more than 230 public hospitals, as well as providing community health and other public health services, for the NSW community through a network of local health districts, specialty networks and non-government affiliated health organisations, known collectively as NSW Health.

The Ministry of Health guides the development of services and investments in the NSW public health system to ensure that the health priorities of the Government’s NSW are achieved for the community of NSW.

In 2014, the NSW State Health Plan was released, to set the priorities across the system for the delivery of ‘the right care, in the right place, at the right time’ and outline the next steps we need to take to keep delivering world-class care in NSW. The Plan provides the strategic framework that brings NSW Health’s existing programs, plans and policies together, and highlights the strategies to deliver on health priorities and improved health outcomes.

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