EMT/Paramedic – Emergency Services (PRN)

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics is a trusted provider of high quality, local health care. At Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, we strive to be a premier employer, known for our strong commitment to high employee satisfaction scores while offering competitive salary and benefit packages. Monroe County Hospital & Clinics employs 190 team members and is proud to be called a Top 150 Workplace by the Des Moines Register six years in a row! In 2021, Monroe County Hospital & Clinics was ranked third for overall employee engagement in the middle sized organizations category and was named #1 Top Workplace in the category of “Most Clued in Senior Management.”

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Job Schedule

PRN (as needed)

Job Description

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics is seeking a PRN EMT or Paramedic to join our Emergency Services team.

Primary duties for this position include:

  • Provides pre-hospital care for the ill and injured patients through assessment, intervention, and ambulance transportation, according to the protocols established by the medical director.
  • Assures daily ambulance checks of inventory, restocking, disinfecting, cleaning and maintenance of all ambulances are performed.
  • Immediately following an ambulance run, restocks and disinfects the ambulance, completes all run reports (with thorough documentation), dispatch records, and charge sheets.
  • Cross-trains to Lab, Emergency Room and Medical Surgical floor to provide assistance as requested in a timely and cooperative manner.
  • Follows policies and procedures for all areas of pre-hospital care.
  • Represents the department and hospital in the community. Participates in public relations activities, including education programs and providing ambulance coverage at community activities.
  • Regular and reliable attendance.
  • Ongoing compliance with MCHC educational and training requirements.
  • Adheres to the MCHC mission, vision, values, and Standards of Behavior.
  • Maintains patient and hospital confidentiality.
  • Promotes and maintains positive relationships with patients, visitors, coworkers, and providers.
  • Actively participates in department huddles, in-services, meetings, and educational opportunities.
  • Follows all departmental policies and procedures and adheres to departmental budget
Job Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Current and restricted State of Iowa Paramedic Specialist Certificate or  EMT Certificate.
  • Mandatory Reporting and BLS certified or within 90 days of hire.
  • ACLS  and PALS certified or within one year of hire (Paramedics).
  • Valid and unrestricted Driver’s License.
  • Overall attention to detail, organizational ability, and ability to prioritize.
  • The ability to work in teams and communicate accurately and clearly.
  • Computer experience using Microsoft Office Excel, Word and Outlook.
  • Proficient in English in order to communicate with patients, families, and other caregivers.
  • COVID vaccine required unless an approved exemption is received.
Preferred Eudcation and Experience
  • Experience on the medical surgical floor, emergency department, and lab.
  • PHTLS provider endorsement.
  • PALS provider preferred for EMT, but required for Paramedic.

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics offers IPERS.

DCI checks required. E.O.E

Location

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics, 6580 165th St Albia, IA 52531
Phone: (641) 932-1756 | Fax: (641) 932-1704 | Web: www.mchalbia.com