High school diploma or equivalent required
NW MedStar has part time and/or full time Paramedic opportunities at the Richland, WA hanger. Shifts are in 12 hour increments.
SUMMARY STATEMENT & PURPOSE
The Paramedic provides care to ill and/or injured persons in the ground transport environment between healthcare facilities.
COMPLEXITY AND SUPERVISION
Demonstrate proficiency in the practice EMT-P level skills and advanced life support under little or no supervision.
TECHNOLOGY / EQUIPMENT USED :
Safety gear, medical and transport equipment, medications, phone, fax, copier, printers, PC, laptop, mouse, keyboard, monitors, MS Office, internet, email, Outlook calendar.
o High School graduate or equivalent.
o Current EMT-P certification in the States of Washington.
o Current driver's license.
o One year of EMS experience or equivalent as deemed appropriate by the medical director
o BLS and ACLS certification
o PALS required within 6 months of hire
o Emotional stability to function effectively in unpredictable situations.
o Provide an on-call response time to the hangar of no more than 2
o Problem solving skills and ability to exercise independent judgment and seek guidance when appropriate.
o Good keyboarding skills and computer competency.
PREFERRED QUALIFI CATIONS
o National Registry certification
o Previous interfacility transport experience is preferred.
Inland Northwest Health Services - 13 months ago