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Paramedic

Iowa City, IA

Job Information:

GENERAL CLASS DESCRIPTION:
Under direct supervision of a Radiology staff physician and/or Department of Radiology Nurse Manager/designee assists with basic patient care services including procedural sedation in all areas of the Department of Radiology including CT, MRI, Ultrasound, Fluoroscopy, and Intervention Radiology.

Background Check: Background checks (criminal history, child/dependent adult sexual abuse) will be conducted on final candidates.

Work Schedule:
Full Time Position: 40 hours a week.
Shift: Day/Evening
Details: 8 hour variable shifts between the hours of 8:00 am and 7:30 pm.  
Work Week: M-F

MINIMUM ELIGIBILITY REQUIREMENTS:
  • Graduation from high school, and
  • Current paramedic certification by the Iowa Department of Public Health, Bureau of Emergency Medical Services, and
  • Current course completion card in Basic Cardiac Life Support for Healthcare Provider by the American Heart association, and
  • Current course completion card in Advanced Cardiac Life Support by the American Heart Association, and
  • Minimum one (1) year advanced life support field experience as an emergency response paramedic, or current ER experience with a history of advanced life support field experience.

Other Special Qualifications
  • Current Certification in ACLS by the American Heart Association
  • Current Certification in BLS by the American Heart Association
  • Paramedic Certification

Desired Qualifications: Prefer applicants with the following certifications:
  • Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS); 
  • Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS); 
  • Critical care Paramedic (CCP); Advanced Medical Life Support (AMLS). 
  • Prefer applicants with an Associate degree in Paramedic. 

For more information, please see: https://medicine.uiowa.edu/radiology/

Application Instructions:

To apply: Please see requisition #021959 at http://jobs.uiowa.edu/jobSearch/index.php 
Applicable background checks will be conducted.

Posted 05/30/18

Job ID: 43167654