Ascension Health Paramedic - Emergency Department in Anderson, Indiana
We Are Hiring
Paramedic - Emergency Department 001 - PT Evenings - 2015 Jackson Street - Anderson, IN
St. Vincent Anderson Emergency Department is a Verified Level III Trauma Center well-equipped with the expertise and technology to respond quickly to traumatic injuries and all types of emergent medical needs. At St. Vincent Anderson, we also have a dedicated Sexual Assault Treatment Center and a Chest Pain Center for the rapid assessment of cardiac events with cardiologists on-site. We offer the area’s only on-site air medical transportation (StatFlight) for rapid transfer to more advanced care if needed.
Why Join Ascension?
St. Vincent, part of Ascension, is a nonprofit, faith-based health system that is guided by our mission to provide compassionate, personalized care, especially for those who are vulnerable. St. Vincent is one of Indiana’s largest employers with 22 ministries serving 57 counties in central and southern Indiana. Our 134-year-old health system includes a wide range of services including cardiovascular care, women’s and children’s health, neurosciences, cancer care, orthopedics, bariatrics, primary care, emergency medicine, imaging, general surgery and long-term acute care.
What You Will Do
As aParamedic with St. Vincent Health-IN, you will have the opportunity to providebasic and advanced life support treatment, care and evaluation of patients on scene and during air transport.
Identify, intervene, and stabilizethe ill or injured patient during interfacility and intrafacility transport under the direction and in collaboration with the transport physician and/or Registered Nurse (RN).
Initiateand implementinterventions based on transport team protocols. Monitor, recordand communicatepatient condition and treatment, as appropriate.
Providepopulation specific education to the patient and family about the patient's illness and therapeutic interventions.
Inspect, maintainand carefor equipment to ensure safety of the transport team, patients and public.
What You Will Need
Advanced Life Supportcredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Paramediccredentialed from theIndiana Department of Homeland Securityobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Drivers Licensecredentialed from theIndiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles.
Pediatric Advanced Life Support.
- High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required
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