Paramedic

University Hospitals Bedford campus of UH Regional Hospitals, is a 110-bed, private, nonprofit, full-service, acute-care community hospital. Originally founded in 1908, the hospital has grown through the years to keep pace with an ever-expanding population and demand for high-quality, accessible medical care. Recent additions and enhancements include the addition of the UH Harrington Heart & Vascular Institute, offering invasive and noninvasive procedures; an MRI suite with separate entrance and parking; the Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center; the UH Neurological Institute, offering general neurology services and advanced stroke care; upgraded CT capabilities; expansion of the Emergency Department; and renovations throughout the facility. The medical center also includes an Outpatient Surgery Center.


Position Summary:
Responsible for providing timely and accurate emergency medical care to patients across the UH system.
Essential Duties:
Initiates appropriate and courteous patient care in the clinical environment. Promotes UH services, screenings and offerings as appropriate. (30)
Responsible for the efficiently managing ER perpetual inventory and maintain the integrity of the ER inventory with a focus on controlling the inventory values. Control the ordering and entering of ER non-stock orders in the ER areas as well as coordinate current inventory management practices. (50)
Responsible for keeping supply areas neat and orderly in order to permit the accurate counting of supplies and the identification and removal of outdated supplies. Design and review processes to eliminate stock shortages and surpluses. Develop and implement practices to reduce obsolete or unnecessary inventory. (10)
Responsible for maintaining communications with designated service line managers in order to ensure timely and accurate information flow regarding shortages, outages, overstock, and other inventory problems and concerns. (10)
Coordinates the repair and monitoring of equipment.
Maintains POCT supplies as the POCT point person in the ER.
Participates in department functions and meetings as needed.
Performs continuing education and maintains up-to-date credentials, licenses and certifications.
Performs other related duties as assigned.
This role will encounter Protected Health Information (PHI) as part of regular responsibilities. UH employees must abide by all requirements to safely and securely maintain PHI for our patients. Annual training, the UH Code of Conduct and UH policies and procedures are in place to address appropriate use of PHI in the workplace

Education/Expertise:
High School diploma or GED required. Associate's degree preferred
Required Credentials, License and/or Certifications:
State of Ohio Paramedic certification required.
EMT-P, ACLS, BLS required.
Experience & Knowledge:
Minimum of two (2) years experience in healthcare, fire and/or Emergency Medical Services environment required.
Valid driver's license in the state of Ohio required.
Knowledge of supply and inventory process in a hospital environment preferred.
Special Skills & Equipment Knowledge:
Demonstrated ability to use PCs, Microsoft Office Suite (i.e. Word, Excel and Outlook), and general office equipment (i.e. printers, copy machine, FAX machine, etc.) required.
Oracle software knowledge a plus.
Preferred Qualifications:
Paramedic
EMS CE Instructor
EMS Instructor Preferred or within one year
ACLS
BLS




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