BJC Careers

Paramedic - Ambulance Services full-time varying hours including weekends / holidays

Columbia, MO
Clinical Services and Support


Job Description

Job ID: 1179515
Employment Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Boone Hospital Center is a 394-bed full service hospital located in Columbia, MO. It is a regional referral center located in the center of the state. The hospital provides progressive healthcare programs, services, and technology to people in 26 mid-Missouri counties. Although the hospital is full service, areas in which Boone Hospital Center excels are cardiology, neurology, oncology, surgical, obstetrical services, and numerous other specialties. The hospital maintains a 24-hour emergency center with hospital-based ambulance service and a helipad for incoming emergency air transportation.  Recognizing its excellence in nursing care, Boone Hospital Center has been certified as a "Magnet Hospital" by the American Nurses Credentialing Center.
 

The Ambulance Service at Boone Hospital Center provides 24 hour a day Advanced Life Support coverage, from 4 strategic station locations with over 70 highly trained EMS professionals, to the citizens of the city of Columbia and Boone County.  BHC-EMS responds to both Emergency and Non-Emergency Requests for service, as well as providing a wheelchair van service for those not requiring ambulance transportation.  The ambulance service responds to over 10,000 requests for service annually.


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Role Purpose

Responsible for all aspects of emergency and non-emergency care in the pre-hospital environment. Works under on-line and off-line medical control providing all levels of care.


Responsibilities

  • Responds to emergency and non-emergency patient care needs.
  • Provides quality patient care by assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating individual patient care.
  • Documents initial and updated assessments on all patients.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
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    Experience

  • No Experience
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    Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience
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    Licenses & Certifications

  • Class E Driver's License
  • Paramedic

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Experience

  • 2-5 years

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer