Ascension Health Paramedic - PRN in Evansville, Indiana
We Are Hiring
Location: St. Vincent Main Campus, Evansville, IN
Unit: Emergency Department
PRN (Non-benefited position)
Shift: Rotating (12 hour shifts)
Weekends: Every other weekend at most
Why Join Ascension?
Who Are We…
St. Vincent is the leading faith-based health care system in Indiana and is a part of Ascension, 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 multi-disciplinary 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.
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.
What Our Emergency Department has to offer...
Level II Trauma Center: St. Vincent Evansville is classified as a Level II Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons - Committee of Trauma for both Adults and Pediatrics.
Primary Stroke Center: This certification recognizes the St. Vincent Evansville Emergency Department is making exceptional efforts to foster better outcomes. It is a signal to our community that the quality of care we provide meets the unique and specialized care needs of stroke patients.
New Partnership with Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital: St. Vincent Evansville has now partnered with Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital to provide more Pediatric services in our tri-state area. These services include the opening of our brand new Pediatric Emergency Department.
Committed Physician Support: Currently, the St. Vincent Evansville Emergency Department is supported by a full staff of physicians that are Associates themselves.
Certified Nursing Support: In the Emergency Department, Nurses are supported by a staff of Emergency Medical Technicians and Paramedics.
Onsite StatFlight Team: The Emergency Department works closely with our local StatFlight team of Poliets, Flight Nurses, and Flight Paramedics.
What You Will Do
What You Will Do at St. Vincent...
As our Paramedic, you will work on the front lines in providing emergency care to our patients and will be an important asset to your nursing and physician partners.
If you’re looking for a career where you can put your skills and experience to work, make a difference every day and pursue your goals for the future, join our team.
Identify, intervene, and stabilize the ill or injured patient during interfacility transport under the direction and in collaboration with the transport physician and/or Registered Nurse.
Initiate and implement interventions based on transport team protocols. Monitor, record, and communicate patient condition and treatment, as appropriate.
Provide population specific education to the patient and family about the patient’s illness and therapeutic interventions.
Inspect, maintain, and care for equipment to ensure safety of the transport team, patients, and public.
What You Will Need
Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.
BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. American Red Cross Professional CPR/AED Rescuer accepted during onboarding
One or more of the following:
Emergency Medical Tech credentialed from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Paramedic credentialed from the Indiana Department of Homeland Security obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.
Drivers License credentialed from the Indiana 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
- None required. 1 year of Paramedic experience preferred
Equal Employment Opportunity
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