Paramedic - Cambridge

  • Allina Health
  • Cambridge, MA, USA
  • Feb 14, 2020

Job Description

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills. Allina Health Emergency Medical Services is a leader and innovator in pre-hospital emergency medical services and is devoted to providing skilled and compassionate advanced life support, basic life support and scheduled transport in more than 100 Minnesota communities. Nearly 600 paramedics, emergency medical technicians and dispatchers work together to provide service to an area of approximately 1,000 square miles, reaching more than 1 million people annually. Responsibilities Req ID: 62022 Patient Care: Provide and maintain high medical standards of care to the sick and injured per standard operating procedures. Transport: To provide safe, timely transportation of self and patients from scene to facility or inter-facility. Customer Relations: Present a professional and well-groomed appearance to the public. Establish and maintain good rapport with local EMS organizations. Quality Improvement: Decrease waste, improve processes, productivity and customer satisfaction. Documentation: Provide concise, accurate information pertaining to the initial condition, history and treatment procedures for the patient. Vehicle Care/Base and Equipment Maintenance: Maintain a clean and stocked vehicle, equipment and base. Obtain and secure Class A narcotics. Education Associates degree required within 24 months from date of hire, or Associates degree requirement waived with four years of experience as a paramedic in a 911 environment Paramedic in good standing that separates from the organization and returns within 9-months, the associates degree requirement will be waived Qualification/Skills Good interpersonal communication skills Excellent documentation skills Computer skills to include Microsoft office Licensure/Certifications: Current MN State Paramedic certification or National Registry with the expectation of receiving MN State Paramedic certification prior to date of hire. Current CPR certification Current ACLS Valid state issued driver’s license Driving record must meet Allina driving policy requirements Work Schedule 144 hours per quarter Will need to pick up a shift no less than every 30 days Day/Evening/Night/ and Weekend shifts Location/Community Information The increased population and business growth in and around Cambridge have elevated the community to the status of a 'regional hub' in East Central Minnesota for shopping, services, entertainment, employment and education. Cambridge residents enjoy a community that maintains its 'small town' feel, yet is only 45 minutes from the metropolitan Minneapolis-Saint Paul entertainment and sports venues. The community is surrounded by lakes, rivers, and woods and offers its residents a quiet lifestyle with unlimited recreational opportunities. Education is a priority among the residents who take pride in Cambridge's excellent schools and community college. Cambridge: Located 45 miles North of Minneapolis/St. Paul Population = 7,500 Service Area = 30,000 Community Resource Links: Community Information School Digger Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune Closing If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.