Ascension Health Paramedic in Indianapolis, Indiana
We Are Hiring
Title: ParamedicCity, State: Indianapolis, INLocation: St. Vincent Heart Center10580 N. Meridian StreetIndianapolis, IN 46290
Department: Emergency DepartmentAdditional Job Details: FT Nights, 36 Hours Weekly
Shifts: 3xs 12 hour, weekend and holiday commitments
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.
St. Vincent Heart Center of Indiana's medical specialties are focused on providing advanced, specialized treatment of cardiovascular disease in a warm, comfortable and caring environment. We have been taking care of hearts for many years by partnering with cardiologists who earn national honors every year for the care they provide.
What You Will Do
As an Associate 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.
Identifies, intervenes, and stabilizes the ill or injured patient during interfacility and intrafacility transport under the direction and in collaboration with the transport physician and/or Registered Nurse (RN).
Initiates and implements interventions based on transport team protocols. Monitors, records and communicates patient condition and treatment, as appropriate.
Provides population specific education to the patient and family about the patient's illness and therapeutic interventions.
Inspects, maintains and cares for equipment to ensure safety of the transport team, patients and public.
What You Will Need
Advanced Life Supportcredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within12 Months (1 year)of hire date or job transfer date.
BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within1 Month (30 days)of hire date or job transfer date.
One or more of the following:
Emergency Medical Techcredentialed from theIndiana Department of Homeland Securityobtained 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
- None required.
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