Sanford Health Paramedic - FT - FM Ambulance in Fargo, North Dakota

Job Title: Paramedic - FT | FM Ambulance | Fargo

City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Department : FARGO-MOORHEAD AMBULANCE

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other

JOB SUMMARY

Provides high quality out of hospital care and transport by receiving emergency and non-emergency ambulance calls and responding to them promptly, efficiently and professionally.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES

The paramedic provides pre-hospital emergency medical care to ill or injured patients. Shift times vary according to scheduling needs. This position will staff 911 shifts, special events, and long distance transfers. FM Ambulance is the largest ambulance service in North Dakota as well as the only accredited ambulance service in North Dakota and one of two in Minnesota.

QUALIFICATIONS

Requires current licensure as an EMT-Paramedic in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges as required by position. Must hold national registry status at an EMT-Paramedic/Paramedic level. If the Individual does not hold the required state license upon hire, the individual must obtain the license(s) within 30 days of hire. Must maintain driver's license and good driving record if 21 years of age or older. Completion of an accredited Paramedic Training Program required for licensing. Must have a thorough knowledge of paramedic principles, practices and techniques, knowledge of how various equipment such as a monitor or defibrillator work and how to troubleshoot problems that may arise. Requires BLS and ACLS certification. Must successfully complete a PALS class.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

Sanford is an EEO/AA Employer M/F/Disability/Vet. If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request an accommodation for help with your online application, please call 1-877-243-1372 or send an email to talent@sanfordhealth.org .

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City: Fargo

State: North Dakota

Job Function: Clinical Care

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req10878