Paramedic Jobs in Iowa

Provide first response for 911 calls. Paramedics travel in ambulances and deliver medical aid in emergency situations. Some common duties for these healthcare professionals include CPR, shock prevention, bleeding management, and spinal protection. They monitor patients’ conditions and transfer them to hospital care.

Paramedics must be able to remain calm under pressure and perform life-saving procedures with maximum speed and accuracy. Because they interact with people in high-stress environments, they must be compassionate and emotionally stable.

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UnityPoint Health - Marshalltown, IA
Current NREMT certification. Critical Care Paramedic Endorsement...
2 days ago
University of Iowa - Iowa City, IA
life support field experience as an emergency response paramedic, or current ER experience with a history of advanced life support field experience....
4 days ago
Grifols - Ames, IA
currently certified/licensed in the state of employment and according to state requirements as an Advanced Emergency Medical Technician (or equivalent), Licensed Practical Nurse, Licensed Vocation Nurse, Paramedic...
5 days ago
UnityPoint Health - Anamosa, IA
Education: Graduate of an accredited Paramedic program....
7 days ago
Polk City Fire Department - Polk City, IA
Under the general direction of the Fire Chief, the Firefighter/Paramedic performs fire suppression, rescue operations, fire prevention activities (e.g. public education, fire inspections, etc.) and...
9 days ago
Dallas County - Adel, IA
Possession of or ability obtain and maintain current State of Iowa EMT-Paramedic certificate / PALS / ACLS / BLS. EMT's actively pursing Paramedic certification will be considered....
10 days ago
Genesis Health Group - Davenport, IA
in Iowa; Licensed Paramedic in Illinois within one year; Critical Care Paramedic (CCP) obtained within two years Experience: More than 2 years experience required....
13 days ago
West Des Moines, IA
Must have current Iowa Paramedic Certification or valid membership with the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians at the paramedic level upon hire....
13 days ago
UnityPoint Health - Anamosa, IA
Education: Graduate of an accredited Paramedic program....
14 days ago
Johnson County - Iowa City, IA
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17 days ago
UnityPoint Health - Anamosa, IA
Education: Graduate of an accredited Paramedic program....
18 days ago
American Medical Response - Charles City, IA
Continuously maintain all required certifications, Paramedic, BCLS, ACLS, PALS or PEPP, BTLS or PHTLS Provider Certification (where applicable or required by contract)?...
23 days ago
Des Moines University - Des Moines, IA
Des Moines University seeks a Human Simulation (HS) Educator to train and educate Simulated Patients (SPs) for specific cases according to curricular requirements and standards of best practice....
24 days ago
Des Moines University - Des Moines, IA
Des Moines University seeks a Human Simulation (HS) Educator to train and educate Simulated Patients (SPs) for specific cases according to curricular requirements and standards of best practice....
24 days ago
Pivot Onsite Innovations - Amana, IA
Paramedic - Per-Diem Job Listing at Pivot Onsite Innovations in Amana, IA (Job ID 7113) Back to Search Results Get alerts for jobs like this Get jobs like this tweeted to you Company: Pivot Onsite Innovations...
25 days ago

Demographic Data for Iowa

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Paramedic Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Emergency Skills Made Easy
The time between calling 911 and paramedics arriving is VITAL for increasing patient outcomes.  Unfortunately, being prepared and capable to handle an emergency is the exception and not the...

Medical Imaging
This course is for post graduate, graduate medical students, nursing, paramedical students. Masters and PhDs in radiology will also find it helpful. I have assorted a wide range of topics of...

Head and Neck Anatomy
This will teach you all the anatomy of head and neck as required for medical curriculum. It is useful for medical, paramedical, masters students and anyone interested in anatomy of head and neck...

Salary for Paramedic Jobs in Iowa

This is the average annual salary for Paramedic jobs in Iowa as reported by the BLS.

$43,270

Highest Education Level

Paramedics in Iowa offer the following education background
  • Vocational or Certification (25.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (23.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (21.4%)
  • High School or GED (18.8%)
  • Master's Degree (5.8%)
  • Some College (2.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (1.7%)
  • Some High School (0.6%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Paramedics in Iowa
  • Less than 1 year (34.6%)
  • None (32.5%)
  • 1-2 years (17.9%)
  • 2-4 years (9.9%)
  • 4-6 years (5.1%)