Community Health Systems Paramedic in Peru, Indiana

Description:

Provides advanced life support care to patients who are ill and/or injured. Transports and transfers patients and assesses the extent of an illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures to follow. Applies artificial respiration or administers oxygen in cases of suffocation and asphyxiation, dispenses antiseptic solution to prevent infection, starts and administers intravenous fluids, and performs other emergency medical procedures during the ambulance ride. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Reports to manager.

Qualifications

Requires a high school diploma with successful completion of an accredited Paramedic Program, registered with the EMT National Registry and licensed by State EMS Authority. Must possess CPR certified or have the ability to obtain it within 30 days of hire. Must provide proof of NIMS certification.

Previous EMS experience preferred.

Job: Ambulance

Organization: Dukes Memorial Hospital

Location: IN-Peru

Requisition ID: 1842787

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.