Community Health Systems EMT Full time in Springdale, Arkansas

Description:

Do you have experience as an EMT and/or Paramedic driving an Ambulance? Do you love the excitement of new opportunities each day? If so, we would love to have you join our team here at Northwest Health.

Key responsibilities of this role include:

Provide advanced life support care to patients who are ill and/or injured. Transport and transfer patients and assess the extent of an illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures to follow. Apply artificial respiration or administer oxygen in case of suffocation and asphyxiation. Dispense antiseptic solution to prevent infection, start and administer intravenous fluids, and perform other emergency medical procedures during the ambulance ride.

Key qualifications to be considered for this include:

Requires a high school diploma or GED.

Registered with the EMT National Registry,

Licensed by State EMS authority

2 to 4 years of related experience.

Current American Heart Association Basic Life Support Certification.

Northwest Health provides inpatient, outpatient, diagnostic imaging, medical, surgical and emergency services to the Bentonville, Springdale, Fayetteville, Johnson and Siloam Springs communities in northwestern Arkansas. We are your family, friends and neighbors, and we work with and for our community to provide quality healthcare.

With a combined active medical staff of more than 540 physicians, 2,200 employees and 487 beds, Northwest Health is one of the largest health networks in Northwest Arkansas with five hospitals and over thirty clinics. Our hospitals include:

· Northwest Medical Center - Bentonville

· Northwest Medical Center - Springdale

· Siloam Springs Regional Hospital

· Northwest Health Physicians Specialty Hospital

· Willow Creek Women s Hospital

Northwest Arkansas is one of the fastest growing and most dynamic regions in America—a perfect blend of urban sophistication and small town charm. If you aren t local and haven t already discovered this, check out www.northwestarkansas.org at http://www.northwestarkansas.org/ to see why NWA keeps winning awards as a best place to live.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer (M/F/M/V) and welcome you to apply.

Qualifications

Job: Ambulance

Organization: NWHS Ambulance Services

Location: AR-Springdale

Requisition ID: 1848753

This organization does not discriminate in any way to deprive any person of employment opportunities or otherwise adversely affect the status of any employee because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, citizenship, veteran status, or military or uniformed services, in accordance with all applicable governmental laws and regulations. In addition, the facility complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment.