DWS Job #: 9531741
Job Title: Unit Paramedic Intermountain Medical C
Location: MURRAY, UT, 84107
**Job Description** Intermountain Medical Center - the flagship of Intermountain Healthcare s 21 hospital network is a 428-bed hospital and serves as a major referral center for six states. Intermountain Medical Center is centrally located in the Salt Lake Valley. The three components of Intermountain Medical Center''s mission - the science of medicine,the spirit of caring,and the miracle of healing - are delivered in state-of-the-art facilities surrounded by an environment of beauty.
The hyperbaric medicine program at Intermountain Medical Center offers expanded capacities to patients in need.
A new,expanded hyperbaric chamber will help specialists at Intermountain Medical Center treat patients who are poisoned by carbon monoxide and patients with gas embolism,chronic wounds,infections,and tissue damage from the late effects of radiation,diving injuries,diabetes-related illnesses,and more. The walk-in,26-ton chamber has square walls and can treat up to eight patients at a time.
Shift Details: This is a PRN position. Shifts are 4 hours,which requires flexibility to work Day and/or Night shifts****and possibly on an emergent basis afterhours or weekends. ****Additional Details:**** This position may also support the Hyperbaric Department at LDS Hospital **
**Minimum Requirements** * Current Utah Paramedic Certificate * Currently working as a Paramedic in the community * Must be able to provide 25 paramedic CMEs per year at annual evaluation * This position requires verifiable current Healthcare Provider or Professional Rescuer CPR certification. An original card must be verified prior to start date or the job offer will be withdrawn. For additional information regarding CPR requirements please visit our Job Requirements Page. * Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS)
**Preferred Qualifications** * Six or more months paramedic experience * Employment is contingent upon successfully being cleared medically to work in the Hyperbaric Chamber. * Prior experience working with hyperbaric chambers preferred * Ability to work in a compressed air environment *Primary Work Location:* Intermountain Medical Center