Tufts Medicine MIH Paramedic in Lowell, Massachusetts
Lowell General Hospital's innovative Mobile Integrated Health program allows our MIH Paramedics to provide in home care to residents of the Greater Lowell Community! Our Mobile Integrated Health program and Paramedics allows us to continue our mission of putting patients first in everything we do and allow them to receive the best possible care.
Each and every shift you can make a difference to those living in the Greater Lowell Community!
Duties & Responsibilities:
Compliance with performance improvement clinical benchmarks
Avoids substantiated complaints regarding interpersonal conduct
Complete records and billing documentation
Avoid hazards, uses safety equipment; is safe.
Follows clinical protocols, plans and medical orders correctly
Maintains effective scene management/leadership; follows ICS
Demonstrates effective and positive teamwork and initiative during EMS operations, within the department and the EMS community
Works collaboratively and in a professional manner with all physicians, referring providers, allied health and public safety personnel.
Respond to patient’s urgent care needs and provide assessment, treatments and interface with appropriate clinicians in the patient’s home with the goal of avoiding unnecessary hospitalization.
Assist in emergency department.
Participate in the discharge planning process of selected patients on inpatient units and in emergency department.
Performs home visits (scheduled, unscheduled, urgent), assessments and treatments according to MIH protocols and procedures.
3-5 years of experience required
Must have a valid Massachusetts Driver’s License
National Paramedic Certificate
ACLS, BLS, and PALS Certified
Preferred: Progressive responsibility in Mobile Integrated Health Program or at-home care setting
What We Offer:
Not only is Lowell General Hospital an exceptional place to work, offering a culture of recognizing and valuing employees, we provide amazing opportunities for our staff:
Competitive salaries & benefits
403(b) retirement plan with hospital match
Opportunities for growth
Free on-campus parking
About Lowell General Hospital:
This is a great opportunity to be part of a 3-time Magnet Recognized, community hospital. Lowell General Hospital is an independent, not-for-profit community hospital serving the Greater Lowell area and surrounding communities. With two primary campuses located in Lowell, Massachusetts, we are the second-largest community hospital in Massachusetts and are proud to be a Magnet hospital. The American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) honored Lowell General Hospital with Magnet Recognition for excellence in nursing care for a 3rd designation. The Magnet Recognition Program recognizes healthcare organizations that are dedicated to nursing excellence, professionalism and patient-focused care. It is the highest level of recognition an organization can receive for providing the very best quality in patient care. Only 2% of hospitals have attained their 3rd Magnet designation.
We are a proud member of Tufts Medicine and in collaboration with the medical community it is our promise to provide our patients with Complete connected care SM
Tufts Medicine Lowell General Hospital is an Equal Opportunity Employer.