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Paramedic LACP Mercy Health

Requisition R055996 Market Lima, OH Department Ambulance - Lima Allen County Paramedics, LLC Shift All Schedule Full-time

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$5,000 sign on bonus for full time Paramedics!

Full Time and PRN opportunities available!

  • Continuing educations credits
  • Free Education and training for LACP staff
  • Free Certification Renewals for CPR, ACLS, PALs, NRP, PHTLS, and EVOC
  • Free Pramedic Refreshers every 2 years
  • 911 Service Line and Critical Care Transports
  • Benefits, paid time off, tuition reimbursement and fun special events

Summary

Paramedic will provide care and transportation of emergency and non-emergency in the pre-hospital environment and scenes at the Paramedic level of care defined by the Ohio EMS scope of practice. Paramedic will operate an ambulance in a safe and efficient manner. Paramedic will keep current on all required certifications and continuing education.

Essential Functions

Responds to Calls and performs patient assessment and triage

Perform IV Therapy and administer approved medications per Ohio EMS Scope of Practice

Performs advanced airway management per Ohio EMS Scope of Practice including needle decompression and advanced airway placement.

Cardiac Monitor strip interpretation all rhythms per scope of practice  and defibrillation

Participate/attend required/mandatory trainings.

Provides proper care, safe, and efficient transport

Maintain proper reports and records

Care for vehicle and equipment

Maintains confidentiality and actively supports patient/family rights

Serve as a patient advocate

Performs other duties as assigned

Practices Mercy Core Values

May serve as proctor/educator for students

This document is not an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, duties, requirements, or working conditions associated with the job. Employees may be required to perform other job related duties as required by their supervisor, subject to reasonable accommodation.

Licensing/ Certification

Paramedic Certification State of Ohio

Valid Driver’s License/ AHA Healthcare Provider BLS

AHA ACLS

AHA PALS, NRP, ITLS/PHTL with in 6 months of hire

IS 100 and IS 700

Minimum Qualifications

1-3 years preferred

Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC) within 1 year of hire.

Physical Requirements:

Preforms repetitive tasks/motions

Hears alarm bells, telephone, and other sounds

Hears normal conversation

Have good manual dexterity

Have good eye-hand-foot coordination

Have Clarity of vision: Near

Have Clarity of vision: Mid

Have clarity of vision: Far

Distinguish colors

Mental Requirements:

Reads and interprets written/oral instructions

Sets and meets deadlines, prioritizes work and works independently

Indentifies and understands issues and problems

Examines data and draws logical conclusions demonstrating the ability to apply high levels of critical thinking and understanding

Expresses or exchanges ideas of oral or written communications

Makes decisions which have significant impact on the immediate work unit and monitor impact outside mediate work unit.

Organize thoughts and ideas into understanding terminology

Must be flexible and able to adapt to change.

Mercy Health is an equal opportunity employer.

We’ll also reward your hard work with:

  • Comprehensive, affordable medical, dental and vision plans
  • Prescription drug coverage
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance w/AD&D
  • An employer-matched 403(b) for those who qualify.
  • Paid time off
  • Educational Assistance
  • And much more

Scheduled Weekly Hours:

40

Work Shift:

All

Department:

Ambulance - Lima Allen County Paramedics, LLC

All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, genetic information, or protected veteran status, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability. If you’d like to view a copy of the affirmative action plan or policy statement for  Mercy Health – Youngstown, Ohio or Bon Secours – Franklin, Virginia; Petersburg, Virginia; and Emporia, Virginia, which are Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, please email recruitment@mercy.com. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact The Talent Acquisition Team at recruitment@mercy.com

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Amanda M., CRNP

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