Mercy Health

Returning Candidate?

Paramedic or LPN

Paramedic or LPN

Requisition ID 
2017-745542
Category 
Support Services
Position Type 
PRN
Shift(s) 
Days
Department 
Pain Procedures
Location 
US-MO-Springfield

More information about this job

Overview

Job Template Header

 

We’re a Little Different

 

Our mission is clear. We bring to life a healing ministry through our compassionate care and exceptional service.  

 

We don’t believe in jobs at Mercy, we believe in careers that match the unique gifts of unique individuals; careers that not only make the most of your skills and talents, but also your heart.

 

At Mercy, you’ll feel our supportive community every step of your day, especially the tough ones. We’re a team and love working that way. That team is expanding, and we currently have exceptional opportunities to help our communities grow.

Responsibilities and Qualifications

Responsibilities:

 

Start and discontinue IV's based on provider order.

Collect and document pre-procedure patient history/data.

Assist with procedures using sterile technique.

Transport patients via bed and/or wheelchair.

Provide patient and/or care giver education.

Collect and document vital signs.

Monitor patients post-procedure to ensure a return to baseline prior to discharge.

Administer medication and treatment as prescribed.

Perform intra-procedure documentation.

Performs other duties as assigned.

 

Qualifications:

 

We’re all unique pieces of a puzzle at Mercy, connected together to create a beautiful picture of health. And being the perfect fit for your role requires a specific set of qualifications that you’ll bring with you:

 

Education: Graduation from a Paramedic program.

Licensure: Missouri Paramedic licensure (EMT-P).

Experience: None

Certification/Registration: None

Other Skills & Knowledge: Skills, knowledge and abilities: Ability to start IVs. Working conditions, mental and physical requirements. Equipment used.

Preferred Education: High School Diploma or GED.

Preferred Other Skills & Knowledge: Epic knowledge

 

We’ll Support You at Work and Home

 

Our foundations are built on dignity and respect. Modern Healthcare Magazine named us as a “top 100 places to work.” We go out of our way to help people feel welcomed. We offer day-one comprehensive health, vision and dental coverage, PTO, and employer-matched retirement funds, even to part-time employees. We’re proud to provide tuition reimbursement to help you grow and learn new skills.

 

What Makes a Good Match for Mercy

 

Compassion and professionalism go hand-in-hand with us, along with exceptional quality care. Having a positive outlook and a strong sense of advocacy is in perfect step with our mission and vision. We’re also collaborative and are not afraid to do a little extra to deliver excellent care – that’s just part of our commitment. If that sounds like a fit for you as well, we encourage you to apply.

Connect with Mercy

What if I am not ready to apply? Submit your resume here and be considered for future opportunities!