Job Description We’re Expanding Our Metro West Mobile Integrated Health Programs
Metro West Ambulance is hiring Mobile Health Paramedics! Metro West Ambulance is an established leader in mobile integrated health care and are proud to partner with area health systems in providing innovative, mobile health care services focusing on both readmission avoidance, treatment of low acuity medical conditions and chronic disease management. Our programs offer unique services that go beyond traditional, episodic emergency care and move towards a longitudinal approach to a patient’s overall health and wellness.
We are seeking motivated, highly skilled clinicians that are able to effectively triage based on a patient’s symptoms, physical assessment, and medical history, and accurately convey findings to other medical professionals in the care team. Mobile health paramedics possess clinical acumen in emergency medicine and chronic disease management. They understand the role of primary care and the important part mobile integrated health clinicians play in navigating patients in the health care system. Mobile health paramedics are passionate about providing excellent care and customer service. They are excellent communicators who are able to assist patients in the understanding of complex medical conditions and diagnosis, and they are able to demonstrate empathy with patients and family using skills of motivational interviewing and emotional intelligence. Successful mobile health paramedics work well alone and in teams. They possess stellar time management skills. They are detail oriented, efficient and tech savvy.
The ideal candidate has a minimum 3 years’ experience working in a high performance EMS system. Additional clinical training in remote medicine, critical care, pharmacology, social work or completion of a Community Care Paramedic Education Program preferred but not required.
Competitive pay and benefits:
Relocation Reimbursement Free Continuing Education Courses & Skills Training Health Insurance Dental Insurance 401K with up to 5% company match Life Insurance Paid Vacation Paid Sick Leave One Month Paid Sabbatical after 15 years Gym Membership Reimbursement - up to $75 per quarter Employee Assistance Program Free & Discounted Event Ticket Cell Phone Discounts (Verizon, AT&T, Sprint, & T-Mobile) Discounts on parts and labor at local NAPA Auto Parts and Les Schwab EMS Perks Membership (www.perksatwork.com)
About Metro West Ambulance Metro West Ambulance, Inc., is owned by JD Fuiten. The Metro West family of ambulance services performs according to the standards developed by JD and his teams to produce the finest level of patient care and customer service. Our ambulance services provide advanced life support and medical transportation services in Southwest Washington State and western Oregon from Portland to Astoria, Seaside, Lincoln City, Newport, and Coos Bay.
Founded in 1953 by the Fuiten family, we are distinguished as the longest running owner-operated ambulance service in the Pacific Northwest. Started as a basic first aid operation in Forest Grove and, in 1973, we began the transition to become the full-spectrum emergency and non-emergency healthcare transportation service we are today.