Ascension Health Paramedic in Williamsport, Indiana

We Are Hiring

Paramedic - Ambulance - Full-Time, Day - Williamsport - 412 North Monroe - Williamsport,IN

24 hour shifts rotating week ends plus call back

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 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.

You will:

  • 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

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Advanced Life Supportcredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within6 Months (180 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • BLS Providercredentialed from theAmerican Heart Association (AHA)obtained within6 Months (180 days)of hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Emergency Medical Techcredentialed from theNational Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT)obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Paramediccredentialed from theIndiana Department of Homeland Securityobtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Preferred Credential(s):

  • Drivers Licensecredentialed from theIndiana Bureau of Motor Vehicles.

  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support.

Education:

  • Diploma

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

Work Experience:

  • None required.

Equal Employment Opportunity

St.Vincent is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. Please click the link below for more information.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.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.

E-Verify Statement

St. Vincent, a member of Ascension Health, participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information.

E-Verify (link to E-verify site)

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