At Michigan Medicine, our Paramedics are functioning members of our health care team. While working in the Electrophysiology (EP) Lab you will observe, document and monitor patient conditions, while keeping your work area and equipment clean. As a member of our team, you will be responsible for working effectively under pressure of emergency situations. Working for Michigan Medicine will provide you with a positive work/life balance, while also allowing you with the opportunity to improve and develop your career. We would love for you to join our team today to assist in delivering state of the art patient care.
As a Paramedic, you will be held accountable for knowing the following arrhythmias: Asystole, Ventricular fibrillation, Ventricular tachycardia, Tachy-arrhythmias, Brady-arrhythmias, Artifact, and Multiple PVCs. This position allows you the opportunity to potentially advance into the EP Technologist role.
•Assist with diagnostic and therapeutic EP procedures including CRM device implants, EP Studies and Ablation procedures.
•Provide direct patient care that includes assisting patients in and out of bed and answering call lights.
•You will monitor EKG's, Accuchecks and stocking of supplies, while also performing daily QA on testing and emergency equipment.
•Transport, ambulate, move and lift patients.
•Current Michigan Licensure as an EMT-P.
•Two (2) years recent (within one (1) year) experience as a Paramedic.
•Current Basic Life Support Provider verification.
•Advanced Cardiac Life Support Provider (ACLS).
•Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills.
•Clinical skills including but not limited to IV insertion, venipuncture, and arrhythmia recognition.
• Previous Sheath Pulling experience • Knowledge of Mi-chart/Epic Documentation
Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.
Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.
Job openings are posted for a minimum of seven calendar days. The review and selection process may begin as early as the eighth day after posting. This opening may be removed from posting boards and filled anytime after the minimum posting period has ended.
The University of Michigan is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.
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About University of Michigan - Ann Arbor
A great university is made so by its faculty and staff, and Michigan is recognized as one of the best universities to work for in the country. The Michigan culture is known for engaging faculty and staff in all facets of the university to create a workplace that is vibrant and stimulating.For two consecutive years, the Chronicle of Higher Education has placed U-M in its "Great Colleges to Work For" survey. In particular, the university earns high marks for strong relations between faculty and administrators, a collaborative system of governance, strong pay and benefits, and a healthy work/life balance.