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Aspirus Health PARAMEDIC in Crystal Falls, Michigan

Aspirus was recently recognized as one of the top 15 Health Systems in the United States by IBM Watson in their annual study identifying the top-performing health systems in the country, based on overall organizational performance. It's an exciting time to join our growing organization! Our system and service area extends from beautiful central and northern Wisconsin into the majestic lake shore regions of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. We have 9 hospitals and over 55 primary care/specialty clinics.

Bonus: $3,000.00

We are seeking a Paramedic at Aspirus Medevac Iron River/Crystal Falls, MI, who under the direction and supervision of the Manager - MedEvac, this Paramedic position is responsible for providing safe, comprehensive care to critically ill and/or injured patients of all ages. Care is provided in the pre-hospital setting and during inter-facility transports by understanding and applying the specialized principles and techniques of transport paramedic practice, emergency procedures and diagnostics.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE/QUALIFICATIONS

  • High school diploma or equivalent.

  • Knowledge of emergency patient care standards and practices normally acquired through completion of a Paramedic program.

  • Minimum of 1 year (3 years preferred) current field experience in a busy 911/pre-hospital service for ground critical care transport and intercepts.

  • Minimum 3 years' current field experience in a busy 911/pre-hospital service for flight. Flight or transport experience preferred.

LICENSURE REQUIRED

  • Active Wisconsin Paramedic Certification / Michigan License required.

  • Dual Paramedic licensure in Wisconsin and Michigan required within 120 days of hire.

  • Current CPR certification.

  • Current ACLS certification.

  • Valid Driver's License required for the state of residence.

  • State of Wisconsin Critical Care Endorsement within one year of hire.

Hours: .6 part-time, 48 hours every 2 weeks. Schedule of varied 12/24-hour shifts, call as scheduled and weekend rotation.

Aspirus Wausau Hospital is the flagship of the Aspirus system that serves patients in 14 counties across northern and central Wisconsin, as well as the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It is a licensed private/not-for-profit facility with 325 beds and staffed by 350 physicians in 35 specialties. Aspirus Wausau Hospital is a Level II trauma center that provides primary, secondary and tertiary care services as a regional referral center. Specialty referral service emphasis exists in cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery, orthopedics and cancer. The hospital has an average daily inpatient census of 160 with approximately 15,000 admissions per year. Outpatient visits exceed 50,000 and there are also more than 24,000 annual emergency department visits.

Best known for its world-class cardiovascular program, Aspirus Wausau Hospital also provides leading edge cancer, trauma, women’s health, and spine and neurological care

Link: Iron River, Michigan (http://www.ironriver.org/)

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