We offer medical transportation services through HealthEast Medical Transportation (now one with Fairview), a leader in emergency medical services (EMS) and scheduled medical transportation for over 130 years. The Twin Cities trusts us for wheelchair transport as well as and basic, advanced and critical care life support transportation. We handle more than 40,000 calls annually. Our state-of-the-art communications center is the first point of entry for all emergency and non-emergency calls. When seconds count, dispatchers quickly determine the closest available EMS unit. Using Global Positioning System (GPS) technology, ambulances are tracked by location. Our ambulance teams are staffed by some of the most experienced paramedics and emergency medical technicians (EMTs) in the region, helping to make us a leader in Minnesota for emergency and non-emergency ambulance service.
In this position you will provide ALS/BLS transport care to patients. Responds to 911 medical emergencies to sustain life at the scene and transport to a medical facility until care is assumed by a physician. Provides inter-facility emergent and non-emergent transports.
This is a full time position working all shifts and rotating weekends. Schedule is posted 6 months in advance. We offer up to a $2500 sign on bonus!
Maintains knowledge of, and complies with, all relevant laws, regulations, policies, procedures and standards.
Actively participates in creating and implementing improvements.
Responds to and provides appropriate on scene medical care to patients during 911 medical emergencies, medical facility transports and non-emergent transports.
Provides effective and accurate communication with patients, families, physicians and other members of the care team.
Actively participate in creating and implementing improvements at the point of care to achieve clinical quality and an excellent patient experience.
Perform and have knowledge of ACLS, Disaster Management, AHA CPR and HAZ-MAT Awareness.
Documents patient information in EHR and/or other electronic system in accordance with program standards, department policies/procedures.
Remains in good standing with the HEMT office of the Medical Director.
Valid driver's license and DMV record that meet the HealthEast insurability requirements.
Ability to safely lift, pull, push and carry a minimum of 150 pounds.
Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and BLS from the American Heart Association
State Certified Paramedic
MN Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board
Nationally Registered Emergency Med Tech Paramedic (NREMT-P)
National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.
Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.
EEO/AA Employer/Vet/Disabled All qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to any lawfully protected status.
Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is a Minneapolis-based nonprofit health system driven to heal, discover and educate for longer, healthier lives. Founded in 1906, Fairview provides exceptional care to patients and communities as one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in Minnesota. Through a close relationship with the University of Minnesota, Fairview offers access to breakthrough medical research and specialty expertise as part of a continuum of care that reaches all ages and health needs.