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Paramedic - Hutchinson

Requisition #

60988BR

Physical Location

Hutchinson, Minnesota

Posted Date

11-May-2020

Dept. Name

Hutchinson-Ambulance

Hours Per Week

20

Contract

Intl Assoc of Emts &Paramedics

Introduction

Allina Health is dedicated to the prevention and treatment of illness and enhancing the greater health of individuals, families and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. A not-for-profit health care system, Allina Health cares for patients from beginning to end-of-life through its 90+ clinics, 12 hospitals, 16 pharmacies, specialty care centers and specialty medical services that provide home care, senior transitions, hospice care, home oxygen and medical equipment, and emergency medical transportation services. Allina Health is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Allina Health Emergency Medical Services is a leader and innovator in pre-hospital emergency medical services and is devoted to providing skilled and compassionate advanced life support, basic life support and scheduled transport in more than 100 Minnesota communities. Nearly 600 paramedics, emergency medical technicians and dispatchers work together to provide service to an area of approximately 1,000 square miles, reaching more than 1 million people annually.

 

Responsibilities

Req ID: 60988
  • Patient Care: Provide and maintain high medical standards of care to the sick and injured per standard operating procedures.
  • Transport: To provide safe, timely transportation of self and patients from scene to facility or inter-facility.
  • Customer Relations: Present a professional and well-groomed appearance to the public. Establish and maintain good rapport with local EMS organizations.
  • Quality Improvement: Decrease waste, improve processes, productivity and customer satisfaction.
  • Documentation: Provide concise, accurate information pertaining to the initial condition, history and treatment procedures for the patient.
  • Vehicle Care/Base and Equipment Maintenance: Maintain a clean and stocked vehicle, equipment and base. Obtain and secure Class A narcotics.

Education

Associates degree required within 24 months from date of hire, or

Associates degree requirement waived with four years of experience as a paramedic in a 911 environment

Paramedic in good standing that separates from the organization and returns within 9-months, the associates degree requirement will be waived

Qualification/Skills

  • Good interpersonal communication skills
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Computer skills to include Microsoft office
  • Licensure/Certifications:
  • Current MN State Paramedic certification or National Registry with the expectation of receiving MN State Paramedic certification prior to date of hire.
  • Current CPR certification
  • Current ACLS
  • Valid state issued driver’s license
  • Driving record must meet Allina driving policy requirements

Work Schedule

This position requires 40 duty hours p/p and 130 hours of call time based on a quarter average.

Location/Community Information

Hutchinson is chosen as the Official Best Small Town in Minnesota, with a unique mix of small town community, growing industry, historical significance, and modern convenience. Since its beginning in November of 1855, Hutchinson has been a place where people gather, where businesses prosper and where visitors feel at home. The City of Hutchinson has established schools, churches, businesses, industries, recreation and sports complexes. Fine lodging, dining and convention facilities have also become a part of the Hutchinson community. You will soon discover that Hutchinson is indeed a Minnesota Hometown.

Hutchinson:

  • Located 60 miles west of Minneapolis
  • Population = 13,500

Community Resource Links:

Community Information School Digger

Explore Minnesota MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul MagazineSt. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living MagazineStar Tribune


Closing

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Health is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EO M/F/Disability/Vet Employer.


Requisition #

60988BR
Paramedic / EMT / Dispatch