Monday , March 4 2024

WRHA Jobs in Winnipeg – Paramedic (Northern Health)

Website Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

Job Description:

Shared Health leads the planning and coordinates the integration of patient-centred clinical and preventive health services across Manitoba. The organization also delivers some province-wide health services and supports centralized administrative and business functions for Manitoba health organizations.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Key functions include responding to requests for EMS assistance, care and treatment of the sick and injured, transportation of patients, and ensuring EMS resources are maintained in a state of readiness at all times.
  • The Primary Care Paramedic (PCP) plays a key role as part of a multi-disciplinary team and is dedicated to providing a compassionate and quality health care service.
  • Functions are conducted in accordance with the Mission and Values of Shared Health, current policies and procedures and applicable legislation.
  • Responsible to provide an accessible, responsive, and integrated emergency medical service at all times.

Job Requirements:

  • Ability to speak Cree an asset
  • Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary team and independently
  • Valid Manitoba Class IV driver’s license, willingness to travel the Region year round, and provide a current Manitoba Department of Driver Licensing – Driver’s Abstract
  • Current certification from a recognized Healthcare Provider Basic Life Support (BLS), or obtain within three (3) months of commencing employment
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills
  • Working knowledge of Windows based programs (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook) and Internet
  • Required to complete a job-related practical/physical and written skills test
  • Respects and promotes a culturally diverse population

Qualification & Experience:

  • Current license with Manitoba Health at Technician – Paramedic level
  • Graduate of a Canadian Medical Association (CMA) Accredited Primary Care Paramedic Program or Manitoba Health Emergency Services approved Primary Care Paramedic (PCP) program
  • Must maintain current, active, and unrestricted certification in the standing
  • and formal delegated medical acts assigned to the primary level as per the most current version of Z05.1 (Delegated Acts – Procedures) and Z05.2 (Delegated Acts – Medications), distributed by the provincial Office of the Medical Director and approved in the Northern Health Region

Job Details:

Company: Winnipeg Regional Health Authority

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Thompson, MB, CA

Application Deadline: N/A

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