DescriptionProvides advanced life support care to the sick and injured and safely transports customers of all ages to a medical facility. In addition, the paramedic assists with other services and events as directed by North Memorial Ambulance Service.
Provides compassionate, advanced life support care to customers of all ages at the scene and in the ambulance.
Coordinates customer care with partner and other responders providing care.
Inspires compassionate care by treating our customers, families, staff and others with courtesy, kindness and respect.
Communicates customer outcomes verbally with accurate, concise radio reports to the accepting hospital and to hospital staff accepting customer.
Completes accurate written customer care record that is legible at completion of customer transport and enters customer care record into electronic record system.
Performs operational duties to ensure worthiness and cleanliness of ambulance and equipment.
Operates ambulance in a safe manner, obeys traffic laws and North Memorial Ambulance policy pertaining to safe driving and utilizes optimal safety precautions in all other aspects of this position.
Takes an active role in professional development.
Accepts other duties as assigned to promote the accomplishment of organizational goals.
The team member is accountable to demonstrate proficiency for the skills outlined in the appropriate position skills list.
The team member is accountable to maintain skill proficiency, including improvement where deemed necessary, and upgrading any additional or new skills on the appropriate position skills list.
Successfully completed paramedic training program from an accredited institution required.
Associate of Science degree preferred.
Previous ambulance experience preferred.
Previous advanced life support experience preferred
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
Demonstrated ability to organize, problem solve, make decisions during emergency situations and work independently.
Possess or quickly acquire knowledge of the street and highway system within the service area.
License Requirement Current Minnesota or Wisconsin Paramedic Certification or be able to obtain within 60 days of hire date.
Care Paramedic within 18 months from date of hire.
NMHC StandardAdditional Information3 years of ALS experience as a paramedic required.
WI Paramedic certification within 6 months of hire.
Maximum weight of 207 pounds in uniform.
Prior flight experience preferred.
At North Memorial Health, we're on a mission to change healthcare. We're delivering unmatched customer service and empowering our customers throughout Minnesota and Western Wisconsin to achieve their best health. North Memorial Health is a leader in delivering advanced medical care from Emergency, Urgent Care, Specialty Programs and Services, Primary Clinics, Ambulance and Air Medical Transportation.