Ascension Health EMT Emergency Medical Technician in Wichita, Kansas

Job ID: 257812

EMT Emergency Medical Technician

Wichita, Kansas

Regular/Rotating

Additional Job Information

Title: Technician-Emergency Medical

City, State: Wichita, KS

Location: VC Hospital St Francis

Department: Air and Ground Transport

Additional Job Details: Full-Time, Rotating, 36 hours Weekly

About Us

Via Christi Health's rich history of serving the people of Kansas and the surrounding region dates back more than 100 years to the healing ministries of our founding congregations. Today, Via Christi Health, part of Ascension, is the largest provider of healthcare services in Kansas. Based in Wichita, we serve Kansas and northeast Oklahoma through our doctors, hospitals, senior villages and health services.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides support treatment, care and evaluation of patients on scene and during transport.

Responsibilities:

  • Arrives to the scene of an emergency, determines the situation, and develops a plan of action.

  • Uses appropriate medical equipment and comprehends the severity of the injury.

  • Monitors patient condition and performs data collection. Communicates findings and patient condition to primary Registered Nurse (RN).

  • Assists with the mobilization, ambulation and transport of patients.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • One or more of the following:

  • Licensed by the Kansas Board of Emergency Medical Services (KSBEMS) as an Emergency Medical Tech (EMT) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Nurse Aide credentialed from the Kansas Department of Aging and Disability Services obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • High School diploma or equivalent required.

Work Experience:

  • 2 Years Preferred Technical Experience.

How To Apply

Are you ready to join the Via Christi team? Click "Apply Now" to complete the online application.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Via Christi Health is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action employer. Applicants receive fair and impartial consideration without regard to race, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, genetic data, or other legally protected status.

Please see the link below for more information.

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccpeeosupplementfinaljrfqa508c.pdf

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.