Paramedic

  • Ridgeview Medical Center
  • Waconia, MN 55387, USA
  • Feb 15, 2021
Technician

Job Description

: This position is responsible for responding to routine and emergency requests to provide efficient and immediate assessment, treatment and transportation of ill, critically ill and injured patients in various setting within the scope of training under a physicians medical control authority. Job Functions: Systematically collects and correctly analyzes assessment data. Provides appropriate direct and indirect patient care of treatment consistent with SOP’s. Transfers the responsibility for the care of the patient to other qualified providers. Provides for a safe working environment with emphasis on the preventative aspects of safety. Operates and maintains ambulance and base in professional and safe manner and performs vehicle and equipment safety checks. Provide services for community events and other RMC public relation events. Assists in the completion of the departmental managerial duties as assigned. Performs other duties as assigned. Minimum Education/Work Experience High school graduate or equivalentMust be at least 21 years old in order to meet Ridgeview's insurability requirements Knowledge/Skills/Abilities Strong interpersonal, organizational and teambuilding skills Ability to meet and maintain the necessary background checks as aligned with position functions Ability to communicate in the English language for effective written and verbal correspondence in order to complete job functions as mentioned above Accessibility via phone Demonstrated map reading skills Ability to employ discretion and confidentiality in sensitive areas Demonstrates leadership abilities and accountability for personal, professional, ethical and legal standards Ability to respond appropriately to unpredictable situations and diverse patient populations License/Certifications Current State of Minnesota Paramedic certificationCurrent AHA BLS and ACLS certificationValid MN driver's license and meets Ridgeview's insurability requirements Cognitive and Mental Demands Time Awareness - ContinuousWriting - ContinuousInitiation of Work - ContinuousMemory - ContinuousReceptiveness to Change - FrequentReasoning - ContinuousRequired Sequences in Work - OccasionalProblem Solving - ContinuousAttentiveness Duration - ContinuousSocial Interactions - ContinuousMathematical Aptitude - FrequentConflict Management - ContinuousReading - ContinuousDetail Oriented - Continuous Link to Employee Health Physical Demands   Additional InformationFTE:VariesWeekend Rotation:As NeededHoliday Rotation:As NeededPrimary Shift:Day/Evening/OvernightDepartment:Ambulance