Paramedic

Employer
Careerbuilder-US
Location
Front Royal, VA
Posted
Nov 28, 2022
Closes
Nov 30, 2022
Ref
719653631
Function
Accountant, IT
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
Who We AreValley Health System is a not-for-profit network of hospitals, urgent cares, physician practices, and services. Expanding across Virginia, West Virginia, and Maryland, we are devoted to the health of all who call our 18-county area home.A vital resource for healthcare, we are the regions largest employer, a dependable community partner, and are at the leading edge of clinical innovations.We are looking for passionate, innovative, and caring people who will each bring their unique skills and perspectives to our workplace.What You Will Do:The Paramedic is responsible for providing safe, high-quality, and customer-focused medical transportation up to the advanced life support level to and from medical facilities, under the direction of Valley Medical Transports dispatch center and the Operations Manager.What You Will Bring:EducationHigh School Diploma or equivalent requiredCertification & LicensuresValid driver's license requiredDOT Medical Examiner's certificate RequiredBLS Certification (Basic Life Support) - American Heart Healthcare Provider (HCP) - AHA approved required *EMT Paramedic for primary state and/or National Registry or both requiredEMT Paramedic for secondary state within 6 months of hire date requiredVA EVOC (Emergency Vehicle Operators Certificate) or approved equivalent must be obtained required or must be obtained within 60 daysMust satisfy the requirements for and maintain a valid drivers license.Must satisfy the requirements for a DOT equivalent physical examination to obtain and maintain a Medical Examiners Certificate, as well as submit to periodic drug screenings, as defined by applicable federal, state, and VH policies & regulations.EMT Paramedic for primary state required by end of six month orientation period.ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) course completion or approved equivalent required. PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support) course completion or approved equivalent required within six months of employment. * New hires must have American Heart Association (AHA) appropriate certification prior to completion of orientation.QualificationsMust be 18 years of age.Basic level ability navigating in Microsoft Windows and ability to accurately gather and enter data into an electronic medical record in a timely manner.Must have and maintain a driving record that is acceptable to the companys insurance carrier.Must be able to accurately perform pharmacological calculations.What You Will Get:At Valley Health, we believe everyone is a caregiver, and our goal is to create an environment where our caregivers thrive physically, financially, and emotionally. In addition to a competitive salary, our most popular benefits for full-time employees include:A Zero-Deductible Health PlanDental and vision insuranceGenerous Paid Time OffTuition AssistanceRetirement Savings MatchA Robust Employee Assistance Program to help with many aspects of emotional wellbeingMembership to Healthy U: An Incentive-Based Wellness ProgramValley Health also offers a health savings account & flexible spending account for childcare, life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, and professional development. In addition, several perks come with working for the largest employer in the region, such as discounts to on-campus dining, and more.To see the full scale of what we offer, visit valleyhealthbenefits.com.Exclusions applyWe celebrate, support, and thrive on our differences for the benefit of our employees, our patients, and the communities we serve.We are neighbors caring for neighbors, and our goal is always to help those we serve get well, feel well, and stay well.EOECriminal Background ChecksVA State Police and/or WV State Background and Fingerprinting (WV Cares) (applicable state)3rd party Background CheckWVOEMS - WV MorphoTrust Fingerprinting (Completed by department) or VAOEMS - VA MorphoTrust Fingerprinting (Completed by department) (applicable state)FLSA ClassificationNon-exemptGrade113Physical Demands10 A Emergency Medical