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, 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 BLS Provider may provide work direction to other basic 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 BLS Provider will be required to demonstrate all BLS 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!
High school diploma or GED
AND EMT certified in the State of MN through the EMSRB -or- Paramedic certified by the State of MN EMSRB -OR- Licensed RN in the State of MN with critical care or ED experience
Two years of clinical experience in an emergency medical setting
EMT certified in the State of WI -or- Paramedic certified by the State of WI -OR- licensed RN in the State of WI with critical care or ED experience.
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.
Days/evenings 1 weekend per month
Employment Type (feed only)