Sanford Health Paramedic - Ambulance in Worthington, Minnesota

Job Title: Paramedic | Ambulance | Worthington

City: Worthington

State: Minnesota

Department : Ambulance

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: 12 hr

JOB SUMMARY

Responds immediately to emergency calls; provides medical support and care for patients in the pre-hospital environment. Assesses emergency medical calls to identify patient needs and requirements and to determine best course of action. Provides advanced medical care and basic life support service to patients, using appropriate medical equipment, devices and treatment modalities. Communicates with receiving facility to get medical direction and to provide patientΓÇÖs status and other critical information. Assists with patient care in the receiving facility; lifting and moving patients as required.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

Work hours will vary dependent on patient needs. This may include overtime, call, night, days, weekends, holidays and floating.

QUALIFICATIONS

Current valid Minnesota PAR Certification. Current ACLS/BLS/PHTLS, NRP and PALS. Hold current valid driverΓÇÖs license. High school diploma or equivalent required. Graduation from an accredited paramedic program. Continuing education: CEHΓÇÖs as mandated by accreditation. General hospital and departmental orientation and training. Mandatory in-services, staff meetings and workshops per hospital policy. Training in ICS 100,200 and 700; decontamination. Encouraged to be certified in a specialty area and participate in professional memberships.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-243-1372 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

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City: Worthington

State: Minnesota

Job Function: Clinical Support

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req10106