Indiana University Health

ALS & BLS Paramedic IU Health Bedford Hospital

IU Health Bedford Hospital

Job Location

IU Health Bedford Hospital
601 West 2nd St
Bloomington,IN47403

Department

Bedford EMS

Date Posted

August 3, 2020

Schedule & Shift

  • Nights
  • Full Time

Requisition Number

000268666
Responsible for the care, transport, and treatment of ill/injured patients in both emergency and non-emergency situations. Responsible for relaying and receiving information regarding the patient and patient condition. Responsible for complying with all regulatory requirements, departmental policy and practice, safety policies and practice, hospital policies, and operating within the scope of a Paramedic as defined by the state of Indiana. Must possess the required knowledge and skills to appropriately care for and manage neonatal, infant, pediatric, adult, and elderly patients.May be required to drive ambulance to and from referral hospital. May be required to transport patients. May be required to obtain consents and authorizations form patient or legal guardians. May be required to record time of ambulance run. May be required to process billing and daily reports.

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 ALS & BLS Paramedic Role

  • Minimum of High School Diploma or equivalent required.
  • Indiana Paramedic license required.
  • Ability to obtain surrounding state license within 6 months of hire (Ohio, Illinois, Kentucky).
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required upon hire.
  • Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) required upon hire.
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) or its equivalency(s) to be obtained within initial probationary period.
  • Neonatal Resuscitation Program (NRP) or its equivalency(s) to be obtained within initial probationary period.
  • Audit Trauma Nursing Core Course (TNCC) or its equivalency(s) to be obtained within initial probationary period.
  • Transport Nurse Advanced Trauma Course (TNATC) or its equivalency(s) to be obtained within 6 months of hire.
  • Emergency Vehicle Operator Course (EVOC) or its equivalency must be obtained within initial probationary period.
  • NIMS 100, 200, 700, 800 to be obtained with initial probationary period.
  • Minimum of 1 year ALS Paramedic experience preferred.
  • Ability to make independent, clinical and operational competent decisions in a challenging environment.
Cashier working with customer in hospital cafe
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.