LifeCare Medical Center Paramedic

Paramedic

LifeCare Medical Center, the employer of choice, has a dynamic opportunity for the right individual as a Paramedic.  This position is the front line, close connection to our patients.  This part-time position responds to requests for ambulance services. 

Essential Function

  • Perform pre-hospital emergency assessment, monitor patient status, initiate treatment protocols and implement appropriate invasive and non-invasive patient therapies
  • Respond to ambulance calls in a timely and safe manner as identified by local ambulance service policy
  • Safe and timely transport of patients to medical treatment facility.
  • Assist hospital staff as needed in stabilization and management of patients until relieved by the acting medical authority.
  • Thoroughly document all patient activities including vital signs, history, assessment, treatments, and administration of medications. Including IV’S, the observation of blood administration, disposition and other data as indicated by policy
  • Assume responsibility for narcotics.
  • Render appropriate medical judgments and decisions
  • Assist various facility departments including, but not limited to, assist nursing patient transfers and providing assistance in the emergency room.

Required Experience

  • Success completion of NREMT-P
  • Possess current National Registry, EMSRB and Minnesota
  • Current ACLS and PALS training.
  • PHTLS or BTLS
  • Emergency driving course approved by ambulance
  • Possesses a valid driver’s
  • Completes duties under the guidelines of the Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board

as laid out under State law and allowable per current licensure with the State of Minnesota.

  • A 24-hour Refresher Course is required every two years for re-licensure.