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MIH Provider - Paramedic

Company: Mercy Flights Inc
Location: Medford
Posted on: August 5, 2022

Job Description:

Job DescriptionMercy Flights is accepting applications for a full-time MIH Provider - Paramedic. The Mobile Integrated Healthcare (MIH) Provider has the primary responsibility for the care and management of the clients enrolled in the Mobile Integrated Healthcare (MIH) Program will be responsible for assessment, interaction, and treatment of those patients enrolled in the Mobile Integrated Healthcare Program, including facilitating continuity of care by interacting with their Physician and alternative healthcare facilities. This role will also be responsible for participating in advanced medical research and treatment modalities as directed by the Medical Director, MIH Program Coordinator and other operational support functions as assigned. This role will assist with continuing education of field crews as well as education and training of future Mobile Integrated Healthcare Providers. Additional duties include leadership roles and mentoring as assigned.Position Information:

  • Full-time, twelve (12) hour shifts;
  • Starting Pay rate: Market comparable (Depending on Qualifications);
  • Full benefit package including: employee medical coverage (dependent coverage options available), family dental & vision coverage, life insurance, short-term disability, 401k w/company contribution, employee assistance program (EAP), earned time off (ETO) and company paid uniforms.Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
    • Responsible to participate in advanced medical treatment modalities as directed by the Medical Director and the MIH Program Coordinator;
    • Responsible to function as a Paramedic performing BLS and ALS patient care activities and performing direct patient assessments;
    • Responsible to work with Coordinated Care Organization (CCO) Providers and other community partners to provide the highest quality patient care;
    • Responsible to communicate with multiple agencies to facilitate continuity of care objectives ensuring quality patient care;
    • Responsible to participate in data collection and research, and to accurately and thoroughly document the care of the patient in a timely manner to meet the required data elements of the program;
    • Responsible to provide a safe out-of-hospital environment for self, patients, co-workers, and public through appropriate use of personal protective equipment in observation of all company policies and guidelines;
    • Responsible to thoroughly and accurately complete computer-based Patient Care Reports after gathering pertinent patient health information. Patient Care Reports must be completed in a timely manner and in accordance with Oregon State Law, company protocols, and guidelines;
    • Responsible to participate in activities that promote the Mobile Integrated Healthcare Program and the organization;
    • Responsible to assist in developing and growing the MIH program to address community, patients and the company's mission and goals;
    • Responsible to assist in development of processes and educational materials pertaining to Mobile Integrated Healthcare;
    • Responsible to complete required education for program as assigned;
    • Required to attend all mandatory meetings, trainings, and in-services;
    • Responsible to maintain a professional and cooperative working relationship with allied health, pre-hospital, in-hospital, first responders and public safety personnel;
    • Work attendance and punctuality is an essential component of this job.Qualification Requirements:
      • High School Diploma or equivalent is required;
      • Current Oregon Paramedic License;
      • Current Nationally Registered Paramedic certification;
      • BLS, ACLS and PALS or PEPP certifications. Required to obtain eighteen (18) months of start date;
      • Instructor Certification in ACLS, PEPP or related Pediatric course: ITLS or PHTLS, AMLS preferred;
      • Oregon Driver's License;
      • Two (2) years experience as a Paramedic on a 911 transporting ambulance or equivalent community health experience;
      • Requires the ability to perform the essential physical requirements of the job as indicated in the job description;
      • Ability to provide compassionate, caring patient care in accordance with company policies and guidelines;
      • Must be able to make sound decisions in critical or stressful situations;
      • Must be able to professionally and effectively communicate verbally and in writing.How to apply:Application packets are available at: www.mercyflights.com or call the Human Resources department at (541) 858-2647. To ensure consideration, a completed resume and Mercy Flights application must be received. Incomplete applications and/or resumes will not be accepted or considered for review. This position will remain open until filled.Mercy Flights is subject to OAR 333-019-1010, which requires all employees to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or qualify for a religious or medical exception in accordance with the rule.Mercy Flights is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Keywords: Mercy Flights Inc, Medford , MIH Provider - Paramedic, Healthcare , Medford, Oregon

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