Indiana University Health

EMT IU Health West Hospital

IU Health West Hospital

Job Location

IU Health West Hospital
1111 N Ronald Reagan Pkwy


Emergency Services

Date Posted

August 3, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Nights
  • Part Time

Requisition Number

Are you interested in working in the ER of one of Indiana's most expansive health systems? Then working as an Emergency Department EMT (ED-EMT) is the best position for you! We are currently looking for qualified and motivated team members to join the ED at West Hospital supporting the  Avon, IN community.

As an ED-EMT, candidates can expect to gain hands-on experience working with various different types of patients and scenarios. Within the Emergency Department, this team member is responsible for performing special and routine patient care procedures. They will also be able to assist in the nursing care of the critically ill and stable patients in the ED.

When it comes to working in this setting of care, team members will be working under the direction of a clinical nurse as they tend to patient needs. These needs include transporting stable, monitored, and non-monitored patients. During these transports, EMTs provide efficient and immediate basic life support care to the patient. This support is provided in a variety of different settings including at the scene, en-route to, and in, the hospital.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the EMT Role

  • Indiana Certification as an Emergency Medical Technician issued by the Indiana Department of Homeland Security required, or must be nationally certified and able to obtain the Indiana EMT Certification within 30 days of start of employment.
  • Basic Life Support certification through the America Heart Association required.
  • Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  • Requires Indiana State drivers license.
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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.