Full-Time Night Paramedic

Posted: 01/11/2023

Exemplar Care is central Iowa’s first direct primary care practice and 24/7 urgent care facility. Helping patients be the healthiest they can be. You spend more time getting to know our patients and provide evidence-based services when, where and how they choose. We are currently seeking two compassionate and dedicated paramedics to join our Care Team! Full-Time shifts, working a minimum of 36-40 hours weekly with weekend rotation, and four holidays annually. Candidate must be able to have availability to cover shifts as needed for team members calling out.

As a paramedic, you will directly and positively impact the health and well-being of the patients you serve through the provision of professional medical services. You will also:

  • Follows clinic procedure/protocol for the organization and management of the electronic medical record. Completes medical records according to established protocol.
  • Applies professional paramedic skills in the provision of preventive health maintenance and treatment of ill and injured patients utilizing the four aspects of the process: assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation.
  • Facilitate interdisciplinary communication. Utilizes other members of the health care team in assessing the patient and analyzes patient data.
  • Assesses learning needs of the patient and significant others. Gives clear and complete information to patient and family.
  • Demonstrates ability to recognize and assess urgent/emergency needs of patients and initiate appropriate emergency procedures as needed.
  • Assists with a variety of procedures, exams and/or operation of clinical equipment as assigned. Proficient in IV skills and venipuncture skills. Evaluates and triages individual patients and physician/patient calls.
  • Provides patient teaching and facilitates communication between physician and client.
  • Provides mentorship and support to other clinical staff.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Required:

  • Active license in the state of Iowa
  • Minimum two years of experience
  • BLS and ACLS
  • No prior restrictions/penalties on state-issued healthcare licenses

Exemplar Care believes in the value of diversity within our workforce and is an equal opportunity employer.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From $20.00 per hour

Benefits:

  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Vision insurance

Medical specialties:

  • Urgent Care

Physical setting:

  • Urgent care center

Supplemental schedule:

  • Holidays

Weekly schedule:

  • Monday to Friday
  • Rotating weekends

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • West Des Moines, IA 50266: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)

Experience:

  • Paramedic: 1 year (Preferred)

License/Certification:

  • BLS Certification (Preferred)
  • Paramedic License (Required)

Work Location: One location

Position Type: Full-Time

Salary Range: $30,000-$50,000