BJC Healthcare PARAMEDIC - Alton Hospital in Alton, Illinois

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Alton Memorial Hospital, in Illinois is a full-service acute-care hospital services patients in a seven county area. Alton Memorial offer inpatient and outpatient services including surgery, imaging, rehabilitation and 24-hour emergency care.

The EMS department is comprised of 51 employees that man 6 ALS units to cover a 300 square mile area in the riverbend. We have a fleet of 11 ambulances and 1 command unit . We are the primary 911 units for multiple communities and offer a variety of services to all of our patients and families. We live by the words "" To heal often , to comfort always""

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Role Purpose

Responsible for all aspects of emergency and non-emergency care in the pre-hospital environment. Works under on-line and off-line medical control providing all levels of care.


  • Responds to emergency and non-emergency patient care needs.

  • Provides quality patient care by assessing, planning, implementing, and evaluating individual patient care.

  • Documents initial and updated assessments on all patients.

Minimum Requirements


  • High School Diploma or GED


  • No Experience

Supervisor Experience

  • No Experience

Licenses & Certifications

  • Class E Driver's License

  • Paramedic

Preferred Requirements


  • 2-5 years

Benefits Statement

Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

  • Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options- Pension Plan/403(b) Plan- 401(k) plan with company match- Tuition Assistance- Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts-On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)-Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

Legal Statement

The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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