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Hospital Paramedic

The Hospital Paramedic provides direct patient care to patients requiring emergency treatment and transport, in the out of hospital setting, and during inter-facility transports.  He/she is an active member of the Orange City Area Health System ambulance team.  He/she assists with inpatient and outpatient services within his/her scope of practice to include assisting with respiratory treatments, EKG’s, injections, infusions, and patient monitoring during procedures.  He/she also assists with patient care in the emergency room. Learn more about being a part of our team!

Number of Hours: 

Full-time. 36 hours/week

Casual:   0 – 12 hours/week


Full-time: 3 shifts per week.  24 hour shift of on-site, 7am–7pm, and then on call 7pm–7am. Every fifth weekend & holiday.

Casual: No regular schedule, fill-in as needed.  24 hour shift of on-site 7am–7pm and then on call 7pm–7am.  Will be required to work ER/Ambulance 1 day shift in a 4 week period.

Educational Requirements:  Iowa Paramedic, BLS, ACLS required. NRP, PHTLS certifications preferred.

Other:  Will be required to be within 5 minute response range of the hospital when on call. Sleep apartments are available onsite.