Akron Children's Hospital Careers

Patient Transport Communication Specialist (Paramedic) - Part Time

Akron, Ohio

Job Description

Shift Information: Variable

Position Summary: 

  • Coordinates inter & intra-facility transports and patient referrals to the Akron Children's Hospitals enterprise under written protocols. 
  • Operates various communication equipment, maintains required documentation related to patient referrals, and follow up to the referring institution/service.
  • Participates in performance improvement/quality assurance.
  • Participates in disaster management plan implementation.


Part Time Hourly – (2) 12 hour shifts, Variable times.

Qualifications and Requirements:


  • Currently certified as a Paramedic in the State of Ohio.
  • Minimum of one (1) year of working experience as a Paramedic.
  • Current Health Care Provider BLS training.
  • Must be an articulate communicator, with strong interpersonal, communication, critical thinking, and problem solving skills.
  • Familiar with state and local EMS regulations and organizational polices regarding disaster management. 
  • Experience with computer data entry required.  
  • Proficient with telephone, paging, and radio systems.

Akron Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individual with Disabilities.

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