Paramedic

Requisition ID
2020-110356
Employment Type
Part Time
Department
Paramedic
Hours / Pay Period
48
Shift
Varied
Standard Hours
Variable
Facility / Process Level : Name
MercyOne
Location
IA-CORNING

Overview

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more than 700 care sites across the U.S., from clinics and hospitals to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need caring and our families need protection. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

 

Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring. That’s what you’ll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You’ll find challenging, rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we’ll create healthier, stronger communities. Imagine your career at Catholic Health Initiatives!

Responsibilities

The scope of this position includes performing specialized life sustaining procedures within the level of the ambulance service. Responsible for providing immediate emergency care and transport at the direction of tthe Ambulance Medical Director.
 
  • Functions within the scope of practice of a Paramedic as defined within state regulations.
  • Demonstrates the ability to perform in an accurate and precise manner in crisis and emergency situations. Demonstrates effective management of rapidly changing situations.
  • Provides patient care and performs patient care procedures, including wound cleansing and dressing, immobilization, medical administration under medical direction, IV insertions, and re-assessment of patient condition and status.

Qualifications

Must be at least 21 years of age
Current Paramedic Certification
ACLS or ACLS instructor Certification
BLS or BLS instructor Certification required upon hire
Must possess a current Type D Chauffeur Driver's License
Staff working in a clinic setting must obtain and maintain State of Iowa Limited Practice Radiographer Certification within 12 months of hire
PRN Clinic Paramedics are exempt from the Limited Practice Radiographer Certification requirement
 

Join us at Catholic Health Initiatives, and become a part of our faith-based health system.

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