Minimum 6 months experience in pre-hospital setting is preferred.
Previous hospital experience as a nurse extender within past 48 months helpful
Must be at least 21 years of age.
Current Paramedic Certification
BLS or BLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following\: American Red Cross\: CPR/AED for the Professional Rescuer, American Safety and Health Institute\: CPR, PRO, must say Professional Level-with AED, and American Heart Association\: Basic Life Support for Healthcare Providers.
ACLS or ACLS instructor certification is required upon hire. Acceptable credentialing bodies and certifications include the following\: American Heart Association\: Advanced Cardiac Life Support, American Safety and Health Institute\: ACLS, American College of Surgeons\: ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support) and American College of Emergency Physician\: ACLS
Must possess a current Type D (Chauffeur) Drivers License or the class O for NE and Chauffer if they have an Iowa Drivers license.
Have knowledgeable of applicable laws, regulations, guidelines and professional standards.
Must demonstrate high level of motivation, team orientation; professionalism and place a high value on treating other with dignity and respect.
Possess strong assessment and prioritization in skills; BLS certification, good communication skills, problem solving abilities and professional trust.
Has ability to function in a fast paced dynamic environment.
Must understand common safety hazards and precautions to establish safe work environments and patient care environment.
Must understand organizational policies, procedures, and regulations.
Consistently adheres to and demonstrates our Core Values of Reverence, Integrity, Compassion and Excellence.
Catholic Health Initiatives and its organizations are Equal Opportunity Employers. CB