Weekend Package Paramedic – Emergency Services

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 200 team members and is proud to be called a Top Workplace by the Des Moines Register seven years in a row!

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**NEW POSITION**

MCHC has added a new position to the Emergency Services department. This position will cover our current weekend package employees weekends off. Therefore, this position will rotate between a weekend of days and a weekend of nights and will be working 5 out of 6 weekends.

Full-time:  36 hours per week with on call included. Day hours would include working 6:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. with on call and night hours would include working 6:00 p.m. – 6:30 a.m. with on call. A weekend package differential and shift differential is included with this position.

Job Description

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics is seeking a full-time Weekend Package 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, Respiratory Therapy, 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.
Requirements
  • High School Diploma or equivalent.
  • Current and unrestricted State of Iowa Paramedic Certificate.
  • Basic life support (BLS) and mandatory reporting certified or within 90 days of hire.
  • ACLS and PALS certified within one year of hire.
  • Valid and unrestricted driver’s license class D endorsement 3 (chaueffer).
  • 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 Education and Experience
  • PHTLS provider endorsement.

Monroe County Hospital & Clinics offers an excellent benefits package including but not limited to:

  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Accounts and Dependent Care Accounts
  • Guardian Voluntary Insurance Plans
  • Life Insurance
  • IPERS
  • Generous PTO Package

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