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Ascension Health Paramedic - Critical Care Transport - FT Rotating in Evansville, Indiana

We Are Hiring

Critical Care Transport - Paramedic

  • Location : Ascension St. Vincent Evansville, Main Campus

  • Department : Critical Care Transport

    Opportunity available:

  • Full Time (36 hours a week)

  • Rotating Shift (12 hour shifts)

  • Weekend Commitment: every other weekend

    Ascension St. Vincent Evansville is developing a new Critical Care Transport team to serve our Tri-State area! This team will be Critical Care staff featuring a mixture of Registered Nurses, Paramedics, and Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT). This specialized team will be responsible for the transportation of critically ill patients from a facility where the patient’s needs exceed available resources to a facility that can meet their needs, while maintaining a specialized level of care.

    Why Join Ascension?

    St. Vincent is the leading faith-based health care system in Indiana and is a part of Ascension (http://www.ascension.org/) , the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world's largest Catholic health system. We are committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable.

    What St. Vincent has to offer:

  • Power of Purpose: For us, work is more than the place we go each day. It’s an environment that nurtures relationships, connects talent, and understands patients. Our innovative spirit impacts and influences the community that we serve.

  • Culture of Teamwork: We encourage diversity of talents while offering the support of a multidisciplinary team.

  • Professional Development: By supporting our associates and their professional development, we ultimately enhance the care and services we provide to the community. Through this development, our associates find new opportunities for career advancement.

  • Compensation/Benefits : St. Vincent provides a competitive compensation package inclusive of a wide range of flexible benefit options. We support work-life balance through generous paid time off and encourage spirituality in the workplace.

  • Innovative Environment: We are a progressive, stable company with 134 years of experience in delivering world-class personalized care. At St. Vincent, we are actively trying new solutions to help overcome some of healthcare’s toughest challenges.

  • Magnet Designated Facility: St. Vincent Evansville is a Magnet Designated facility. The Magnet Recognition Program designates organizations worldwide where nursing leaders successfully align their nursing strategic goals to improve the organization’s patient outcomes. Beginning in 2011 and continuing through today, our facility has maintained this designation and is in the top 6% of hospitals in the nation.

What You Will Do

Provide advanced life support for critically ill/injured patients at the scene and during transport as part of the transport team.

Responsibilities:

  • Identify, intervene, and stabilize the ill or injured patient during interfacility and intrafacilityas part of the transport team in collaboration with the transport physician and/or Registered Nurse.

  • Initiate and implement interventions based on transport team protocols. Monitor, record andcommunicate patient condition and treatment, as appropriate.

  • Contact receiving medical personnel, report observations and follow directives.

  • Inspect, maintain and care for equipment to ensure safety of the transport team, patients and public.

  • May be required to drive an ambulance to transport patients and/or supplies.

What You Will Need

Licensure / Certification / Registration:

  • Advanced Life Support (ACLS) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

  • Certification specializing in Neonatal Resuscitation obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

  • Drivers License obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

  • Emergency Medical Tech specializing in ER Vehicle Operation credentialed from the Indiana Department of Homeland Security obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date.(EVOC), or (CEVO) credentialed from Coaching Systems required.

  • Certified Paramedic specializing in Flight (FP-C) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date required.

  • Paramedic credentialed from the Indiana Department of Homeland Security obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date required.

Education:

  • High school diploma/GED with 2 years of experience, or Associate's degree, or Technical degree required.

Work Experience:

  • Three years of experience in Emergency Medical Services required.

  • Five years of experience in Emergency Medical Services preferred.

Additional Preferences

Why Join Our Team

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Ascension St. Vincent is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Associates and Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.Pay Non-Discrimination Notice: https://www.dol.gov/sites/dolgov/files/ofccp/pdf/pay-transp_%20English_formattedESQA508c.pdfFor further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdfEEO is the Law Poster Supplement (http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf) Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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