Community Paramedic

Community Paramedic

Essentia Health | Duluth, MN, 55805, US
Salary Range:$42,000 – $47,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted a month ago

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Description

Job Description:

Is responsible for caring for vulnerable patients in their home or other community settings to provide health promotion, disease management, care transitions, education and other services as needed. Will work alongside emergency medical services, emergency department, and primary care physicians in both the clinic and hospital setting to identify patients who could benefit from community paramedic services. The community paramedic will work under the license of the medical director utilizing established written protocols in conjunction with the patient's primary care physician and the patient's established care plan.

Education Qualifications:

No educational requirement

Licensure/Certification Qualifications:

Certification/Licensure Requirements:

+ State licensure/certification as a Community Paramedic is required in the State of MN upon hire

+ CPR Certification

+ Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certificate

+ Must meet driving requirements and criteria acceptable to Essentia Health's insurer (non-patient transport)

+ State background check must provide clearance to work with vulnerable adults

+ Current (valid) US/State driver's License

FTE

1

Shift Rotation

FTE Flex Days (United States of America)

Shift Start Time

varies

Shift End Time

varies

Weekends

occasional

Effective December 1, 2019: Job offers are contingent upon successful completion of a post-offer assessment, including a urine drug screen, immunization review, proof of required vaccinations, and background check. Essentia Health is committed to maintaining a work environment free from the influence of illegal drugs and alcohol.

Essentia Health EEO:

Essentia Health is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, sexual identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) at Essentia

It is our policy to afford EEO to all individuals, regardless of race, religion, color, sex, pregnancy, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, family medical history, genetic information, sexual orientation, marital status, military service or veteran status, culture, socio-economic status, status with regard to public assistance, and other factors not related to qualifications, including employees or applicants who inquire about, discuss, or disclose their compensation or the compensation of other employees or applicants, or membership or activity in a local human rights commission, or any other category as defined by law.