Penn State Health - Milton S. Hershey Medical Center
Location: US:PA:Chambersburg Work Type: Full Time FTE: 1.00 Shift: Varied Hours: 7:00a - 7:00p, 7:00p - 7:00a, weekdays and weekends included. Potential for mid day float shift
**$5,000.00 sign on with one year commitment**
SUMMARY OF POSITION: 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
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