Indiana University Health

Emergency Medical Technician EMT IU Health Bedford

IU Health Bedford

Job Location

IU Health Bedford
2900 W. 16th St.
Bedford,IN47421

Department

Bedford EMS

Date Posted

May 27, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Rotating
  • Full Time

Requisition Number

10003288
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. We’re looking for team members 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.

Are you seeking to join a community of EMT's that are dedicated to providing the best level of care possible? Then the EMT role at Bedford, IN  may be for you!

Through decades of experience in the industry, our teams deliver the highest standard of care to every patient. The team's ambulances offer the latest in safety and patient care equipment. This allows our crews to care for any patient in the state of Indiana. Bedford Hospital EMS currently provide transport and 911 services throughout their region.

As a crew member, you'd work with groundbreaking technology available in our ambulances. Outside of top-of-the-line technology, there are also several growth opportunities within the organization throughout the state, as well as opportunities to advance your future career. IU Health offers several opportunities for continued education/certifications/licensures, as well we offer a tuition reimbursement program to all of our benefit eligible team members.

The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) role is responsible for providing immediate emergency care and transport of the critically ill or injured via an emergency medical vehicle. These candidates will respond to the scene of reported emergencies, nonemergencies, and inter-hospital transports. 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.

While working as an EMT with IU Health, you will have the opportunity to perform non-invasive procedures and BLS functions. These could include the following: cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR), automated external defibrillation (AED), and bone splinting. 

Apply teamwork. Apply experience. Apply skill. Apply yourself. And together we can change everything.

Indiana University Health has more than 34,000 team members, including more than 3,600 physicians and 1,200 advanced practice providers, and we’re home to the largest nursing network in Indiana with more than 9,000 nursing team members at over 800 sites of care.
Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive healthcare system with hospitals and specialties ranked among the nation’s best by U.S. News & World Report.
A unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine – one of the nation’s largest medical schools – gives patients access to groundbreaking research and innovative treatments, and it offers team members access to the latest science and the very best training – advancing healthcare for all.
At IU Health, your personal and professional growth is a top priority. You will have access to many diverse opportunities to learn and develop in meaningful ways that matter most to you, such as advanced clinical training, leadership development, promotion opportunities, and cross-training development.
With 16 hospitals, including eight with Magnet designation and five with Pathways to Excellence designation, our team members are leading the way through excellence.
IU Health is invested in the lives of Hoosiers, leading the transformation of healthcare to make Indiana one of the nation’s healthiest states.

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 Emergency Medical Technician 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 driver's 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.