Paramedic LACP Mercy HealthRequisition R040240 Market Lima, OH Department Ambulance - Lima Allen County Paramedics, LLC Shift Days/Afternoons Schedule Full-time
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Day Shift, 80 hours per pay, 0900-1700, Monday-Friday
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.
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.
Paramedic Certification State of Ohio
Valid Driver’s License/ AHA Healthcare Provider BLS
AHA PALS, NRP, ITLS/PHTL with in 6 months of hire
IS 100 and IS 700
1-3 years preferred
Emergency Vehicle Operations Course (EVOC) within 1 year of hire.
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
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
Department:Ambulance - Lima Allen County Paramedics, LLC
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