This position requires assessment, coordination, and prioritization of care of patient needs upon their arrival to the event Medical or First Aid Stations at various venues. Responsibilities include quickly coordinating care of high acuity patients in order to expedite treatment and /or transportation to the ED, communicating with other event medical staff and assigning patient care needs, communicating with the EMS and police personnel as necessary, and observing, participating and managing overall patient care to facilitate care and resolve issues or potential problems.
The ALS Provider may provide work direction to BLS care providers; perform and document dependent functions such as carrying out EMS Medical Directors medical orders and perform diagnostic and treatment procedures; provide a safe environment; coordinate, communicate, interpret, and explain patient care services to the patient, family, EMS personnel and other health professionals.
The ALS Provider will be required to demonstrate all ALS Provider Competencies for event medicine providers as prescribed by the Office of the EMS Medical Director within 3 months of hire.
At Regions Hospital you’ll find a warm, diverse group of people who are committed to helping our patients – and each other. We foster an inclusive environment that encourages new ways of thinking, celebrates differences and recognizes hard work. We’re also committed to living our values. This means you can expect us to be your partner and treat you with dignity and respect. Join our team and make good happen!
Required Qualifications: Paramedic certified by the State of MN EMSRB -OR- Licensed RN in the State of MN with critical care or ED experience -OR- Licensed RN in the state of MN with current MN EMT certification
Preferred Qualifications: Successful completion of Paramedic education program
Two years of clinical experience in an emergency medical setting Paramedic certified by the State of WI -OR- licensed RN in the State of WI with critical care or ED experience -OR- licensed RN in the state of WI with current EMT certification.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Day/Evening 1 weekend per month