• Paramedic

    Job Number
    247664
    Facility
    Platte County Memorial Hosp
    Department
    Ambulance Service-Misc
    Address : Street
    201 14th St
    Address : Location
    US-WY-Wheatland
    Work Schedule
    Varied
    Position Type
    FT: Full-Time
    Posting Category
    Emergency Services
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    Good health care is key to a good life. At Banner Health, we understand that, and that’s why we work hard every day to make a difference in people’s lives. We’ve united under a common goal: Make health care easier, so life can be better. It’s a lofty goal, but it’s one we’re committed to seeing through. Do you like the idea of making a positive change in people’s lives – and your own? If so, this could be the perfect opportunity for you. Apply now.

     

    PCMH Ambulance Service runs approximately 1400 calls per year, which consists primarily of 911 response and some transfers.  We run 2 complete crews, with a minimum of 1 ALS provider per shift, and work a rotating schedule of 48 hour shifts (8 days per month).  We are a progressive and highly trained department, offering continuing education classes and a comprehensive FTO program.

     

    To learn more about this and other great opportunities call or email our Recruiter, Greta McGough, at 307-534-7108 or greta.mcgough@bannerhealth.com. 

     

    Your pay and benefits (Total Rewards) are important components of your Journey at Banner Health. Banner Health offers a variety of benefit plans to help you and your family. We provide health and financial security options so you can focus on being the best at what you do and enjoying your life.

     

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    About Platte County Memorial Hospital
    Platte County Memorial Hospital offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient services, including an Outpatient Clinic which brings in more than 20 of the region's top physicians in nine different medical specialties to help care for southeast Wyoming residents. A $16 million renovation created a new inpatient wing, surgical suite, and diagnostic imaging departments while making enhancements to the emergency department and laboratory. In Wheatland, Wyoming, you'll enjoy a quality lifestyle in a close-knit community that is located just 70 miles north of Wyoming's capital city of Cheyenne. You'll experience a wealth of recreational opportunities in southern Wyoming, including many lakes and the nearby Laramie Peak and Medicine Bow National Forest areas. We are also an easy drive from all of the recreational and cultural activities available in Colorado's Rocky Mountains and the city of Denver.

     

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    About Banner Health
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    Job Summary

    This position provides pre-hospital evaluation, treatment and transportation of sick and/or injured victims of all age groups. Operates in emergent, non-emergent and/or transfer situations at an Advance Life Support level, if necessary, until arrival at a difinite care facility.

     

    Essential Functions

    • Provides pre-hospital medical care for pediatric through geriatric populations, which includes assessing patient condition, rendering of appropriate care, utilizing appropriate invasive treatments, administering medications and interpreting EKGs.

     

    • Operates an assigned vehicle in emergent and non-emergent situations and in varying weather conditions, providing safe, reliable and timely transport to a designated point of service.

     

    • Performs general care and maintenance of vehicles. Performs daily vehicle inspections, completes and accurately inventories narcotics, and inspects medical equipment, supplies and medications assigned to the department.

     

    • Maintains complete and accurate patient care reports (PCRs), prepares and maintains logs and/or other applicable records during assigned shift.

     

    • Oversees daily shift operations and associates assigned to shift.

     

    • Demonstrates age specific competency for applicable patient populations.

     

     

    Minimum Qualifications

    High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge.

    Depending on state of practice, EMT-Basic or higher with IV certification or Paramedic Certification within the state of practice and maintenance thereafter. Current BCLS, ACLS, PALS, and NRP certifications on date of hire as required by state regulatory agency or as required by work location and maintenance thereafter.Valid Driver's License on date of hire and maintenance thereafter.Depending on work location may be required to obtain Ambulance Attendance licensure within 30 days of hire, and maintenance thereafter.

    Knowledge of customer service principles and practices. Skilled in reading, writing and comprehending English. Skilled in comprehending and following written and verbal instructions. Skilled in remaining calm in emergency situations. Skilled in operating a variety of modern office equipment. Skilled in operating a variety of ambulatory tools and equipment.

    Preferred Qualifications

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

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