Mercy Health

  • First Responder

    Requisition ID
    2019-796009
    Category
    Support Services
    Position Type
    Full Time
    Shift(s)
    Days, Holidays, Varies/Rotating, Weekends
    Department
    Ambulance
    Location
    US-OK-Marietta
  • Overview

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    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

    Staff a First Aid station, responding to injury and illness calls in staffed facilities, providing care following department protocols. Responsible for the initial care and assessment of patrons and employees of staffed facilities or events. Delivers care to the level of First Responder or Basic EMT and activates the EMS system if warranted.

     

    Qualifications:

     

    Because you’re committed to excellence, you understand the importance of being properly prepared for your role at Mercy. That’s why you’ll bring to your role the right set of qualifications:

     

    • Education: High School Diploma or equivelant. Completion of First Aid course or departmental instruction, or higher. AED training. American Heart Association CPR provider.
    • Certifications: Current AHA CPR status.
    • Other: Basic office and computer skills. Radio and telephone communication skills essential. AED training.
    • Preferred Education: EMT Basic course preferred.
    • Preferred Licensure: EMT basic license preferred.
    • Preferred Experience: One year of healthcare, emergency responder activity, or EMT preferred.

     

    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, tuition reimbursement and employer-matched retirement funds to benefit-eligible co-workers, including those working 48 hours or more per pay period!

     

    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.

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