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Nursing
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Corporate
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63798 Requisition #

Adventist Health is more than an award-winning health system. We provide whole-person care to our communities and champion the greater good - from the operating room to the boardroom, we are driven by our unique passion to live God's love through health, wholeness and hope. From Oregon to Oahu, we have a calling to always do more. Now is your chance to apply your passion to our mission.

Adventist Health Mendocino Coast is a 25-bed critical access hospital serving our beautiful community along the coast.
We are proud to continue our legacy for exceptional care in this community, connecting our friends and neighbors to services right here close to home.

Adventist Health Mendocino Coast is a special place. It is a place made up of engaged physicians, nurses and staff who are here to make a difference. It’s a team consumed by a passion to set new standards of care and service, who is deeply committed to improving the health of our community and making a difference in the lives of their patients and their families.

We're looking for someone to join our team as a Paramedic who:

Provides emergency care in the pre-hospital environment. Provides advanced-level medical care including evaluation, treatment and stabilization to the ill and injured. Has a comprehensive knowledge base and is able to diagnose and provide care for a broad range of medical emergencies. Responds to calls for emergency medical assistance, such as cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or bandaging a wound. Assesses a patient's condition and determine a course of treatment. Provides first-aid treatment or life support care to sick or injured patients according to acceptable medical practice standards.

Essential Functions:

 

  • Provides individualized care plan for patient presentation according to acceptable medical practice standards, issued standing orders, on-line medical control and department policies and procedures.
  • Provides emergency care in the pre-hospital environment.
  • Participates in continuing/advanced education which demonstrates employee commitment to improving capabilities.
  • Conducts emergency medical classes as requested by department manager.
  • Administers oral and intravenous medications. Intubates patients or performs surgical airway insertion (cricothyrotomy), and place catheters for venous access such as central venous lines.
  • Performs other job-related duties as assigned.

 

You'll be successful with the following qualifications:

Education:

  • High School Education/GED or equivalent: Required
  • Associate's/Technical Degree or equivalent combination of education/related experience: Preferred

Work Experience:

  • Three years full time experience in a 911 system: Preferred

Required Licenses/Certifications:

  • AHA Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider or equivalent: Required
  • AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) certification: Required
  • Emergency Vehicle Operator Certification (EVOC) or equivalent: Preferred
  • Valid Driver's License (DL): Required
  • Paramedic license in state of practice: Required

Adventist Health is committed to the safety and wellbeing of our associates and patients. Therefore, we require that all associates receive all required vaccinations, including, but not limited to, measles, mumps, flu (based on the seasonal availability of the flu vaccine typically during October-March each year), COVID-19 vaccine (required in CA, HI and OR) etc., as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter. Medical and religious exemptions may apply.

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