Paramedic (Per Diem) - Life Lion EMS Berks County

Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Reading
Work Type: PRN
FTE: 0.001
Shift: Varied
Hours: 12

Responsible for administering advanced life support care on 911 emergency incidents and during transportation of patients.


Current certification as a Paramedic or PHRN in the Commonwealth of PA or eligible for and completion of reciprocity process, if certified in another state. 

Basic Life Support for Healthcare Provider certification. 

Advanced Cardiac Life Support certification and Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification within 30 days of start date. 

Valid Driver's license or eligible for a Commonwealth of PA driver's license if out of state. 

PA DOH EMSVO certification within 30 days of start date. 

HazMat Awareness Training and NIMS (100, 200, 700, 800) required within 30 days of start date. 

Must obtain Medical Command within 90 days of start date.

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained