Munson Medical Center is proud to have a dedicated Vascular Access Specialty Team. This specialty team provides high level quality care to all patients who require intravenous (IV) therapy. This position will support the care of the patients by placing intravenous catheters, change dressings, draw blood, and support the team.
Paramedic currently licensed in the state of Michigan.
Maintains Basic Life Support certification.
Effective verbal and written communication skills.
Organization: Under the general supervision of the Unit Manager. Works under the direction of a Registered Nurse.
Age of Patients served: Dependent on the specific populations seen on the unit.
Supports the Mission, Vision and Values of Munson Healthcare
Embraces and supports the Performance Improvement philosophy of Munson Healthcare
Promotes personal and patient safety
Uses effective customer service/interpersonal skills at all times
Maintains professional working relationship with patients, families, nursing staff, physicians and the entire health care team
Works within the guidelines of nursing and hospital standards of practice, policies and procedures
Start peripheral IVs
Peripheral IV dressing change
Assess central venous catheters
Other duties as assigned
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