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Wesley Medical Center

Paramedic

Wichita, KS, United States
Full-time • Nights (rotating weekends)
Clinical Techs   Job ID: 00323-25248
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SHIFT: Nights (rotating weekends)
SCHEDULE: Full-time


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Do you have a passion for healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced, patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career in our Emergency department

 

We are committed to providing our employees with the support they need. At Wesley Healthcare, we offer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as several add-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and your family needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:

·         Tuition Reimbursement/Student Loan Assistance Programs

·         Paid Personal Leave

·         401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based on years of service)

·         Identity Theft Protection discounts

·         Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options

·         Adoption Assistance

·         Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)

Wesley Healthcare is dedicated to the growth and development of our colleagues. We will provide you the tools and resources you need to succeed in our organization. We are currently looking for an ambitious Emergency Care Technician to help us reach our goals. Unlock your potential here!

What you should expect to do in this role:

  • The Paramedic can establish IV access as delegated by a RN. Routine IV access includes initiation of an IV saline lock. (The Paramedic may not regulate IV rates, add additional IV fluids, or perform IV irrigation)
  • Provides assistance with patient care, transportation of patients, specimens and supplies; cleaning and stocking the department, patient rooms and transport ambulance; other duties as assigned
  • Performs intra facility transport duties adhering to established job description standards of an Paramedic
  • Performs assigned tasks and activities according to skill level and patient needs as assessed by the RN
  • The Paramedic supports nursing personnel in providing care to patients and assists with providing a safe, quiet, clean, organized environment for healthcare delivery
  • Answers telephone and intercom efficiently and courteously, relaying messages and calls to appropriate personnel and other departments as needed
  • Maintains records, transcribes physician orders, and assures orders are carried out in an expeditious manner
  • Coordinates activities of nursing unit with other departments
  • Recognizes when and how to escalate patient concerns up the chain of command
  • Presents a positive image at all times while directing customers to appropriate areas

One of the most experienced and comprehensive medical centers in Kansas! Wesley Medical Center is the hospital of choice for thousands of people in Kansas and northern Oklahoma. Their preference for Wesley extends well beyond the high quality medical services Wesley offers. It also includes the spirit of intensive caring that inspires and guides everyone who works at Wesley Medical Center. Wesley Medical Center is an acute care center, level I trauma center and licensed for 760 beds and 102 bassinets.  As a leader in overall recommend care, Wesley treats more than 24,000 patients annually and delivers more than 6,000 babies - more than any hospital in a 13 state region! Wesley Healthcare owns and operates Wesley Medical Center, Wesley Woodlawn Hospital & ER, Wesley Children’s Hospital, Wesley West ER, Wesley Derby ER and multiple WesleyCare clinics.

 

If you are looking for an opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage you to apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified you will hear from one of our managers. Come unlock the possibilities and apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

   

Qualifications

Required Registration, Licensure or Certification

  1. Current certification/licensure as a Paramedic or EMTA (Emergency Medical Technician Advanced) per state requirements
  2. Current Basic Life Support (BLS) verification course through the American Heart Assoc. or American Red Cross - Healthcare Provider CPR

Preferred Registration, Licensure or Certification

  1. Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) verification course through the American Heart Assoc. or American Red Cross - Healthcare Provider CPR within 90 days of hire
  2. Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) through the American Heart Assoc. or American Red Cross - Healthcare Provider CPR within 90 days of hire

Required Education or Experience

  1. High School Diploma  or GED

Preferred Education or Experience

  1. Minimum 2 years of experience as a field paramedic with an EMS agency and/or clinical experience working in a hospital. 

Current clinical competency must be demonstrated and additional education/training may be required by the hospital employing the ER Paramedic.  Competency assessment, training, education and performance review shall be the sole responsibility of the hospital that employs the ER Paramedic.

Required Knowledge and Skills

  1. Basic personal computer skills
  2. Critical thinking skills and decisive judgment skills
  3. Ability to work with minimal supervision
  4. Ability to routinely multi-task in a busy, stressful, fast -paced environment and take appropriate action
  5. Assumes accountability for identifying problems and issues generating and supporting solutions and anticipating effects of decisions

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Clinical Techs
Full-time • Nights (rotating weekends)

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