WorkCare

  • Paramedic

    Job Locations US-PA-Monaca
    Job ID
    2018-1127
    # of Openings
    3
    Category
    Paramedic/ EMT
  • Overview

    As the nation’s largest physician-owned and managed occupational health care company, WorkCare has provided occupational healthcare services to some of the world’s most prominent organizations since 1984.

     

    At WorkCare, we believe health care that harmonizes with your company’s environment and business objective is better care. Our clients benefit from an extensive selection of wellness resources suitable to their individual needs with more than 3,500 clinic providers nationwide and a growing international clinic provider network. Through our comprehensive medical services, we maximize the health and safety of more than 1,000,000 workers per year on a worldwide basis. Our board-certified occupational health physicians are passionate about delivering our mission to improve employee health, productivity and safety through physician managed consulting services, technology-based information systems and customer-focused business models. From preventative programs to primary care, medical surveillance and health management, we have created a standard of excellence that improves quality of life, generates cost-effective care and improves the health care of the workforce.

     

    As an integrated health provider, WorkCare is at the forefront of helping employers meet the challenges of managing today’s workforce. WorkCare is owned by a physician who, along with a team of allied credentialed health professionals, provide strategic and tactical consulting services and programs to:

    • Improve workforce productivity
    • Enhance employee health
    • Maintain regulatory compliance
    • Mitigate health-cost drivers
    • Advocate positive health behaviors

    We encourage employee growth and professional development and believe in the value of life-long learning. Employee input into our business is valued as we believe that everyone has a unique role to play.

     

    We are currently looking for a PRN Paramedic to work at a client site in Monaca, PA.

    Responsibilities

     

    • Provide emergency care in basic and life support
    • Responds to accidents and multiple traumas applying the principals of Advances Trauma Life Support
    • Assist in carrying out minor surgical procedures
    • Assist with minor/routine medical cases when not responding to emergency medical cases
    • Attend site occupational health and safety meetings and participate in occupational health inspections
    • Perform certified spirometry and audiometric tests as needed
    • Perform regular training (e.g. first aid) and participate in emergency drills onsite
    • Escort medical evaluation cases by emergency transport vehicle/air lift to the agreed destination (e.g., regional hospitals)
    • Be physically able and so trained to assist or perform treatment or rescue from elevated structures, difficult access locations, excavations, vehicles, water, or other locations associated with construction site activities
    • May be required to be available on Saturdays, Sundays, holidays and after hours as needed to support the site/project schedule

    Qualifications

    • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
    • Must be certified to at least a Paramedic Level 3 per the state of Pennsylvania regulations
    • Strong emergency medical/trauma care skills
    • Must have BLS/CPR and ACLS certification
    • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in an EMS setting preferred
    • Experience at industrial work locations in EMS setting preferred
    • Valid PA Driver’s License
    • Requires ability to work independently.
    • Must possess decision making skills based on strong professional and clinical judgment.
    • Must be service-oriented and possess strong written and oral communications skills.

     

    Physical Demands:

     

    • Sit and stand for extended periods of time
    • Walk, bend, squat, twist, reach, push, pull and carry
    • May lift and/or move more than 100 pounds including lifting, moving and carrying

     

    EOE/M/F/D/V

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