Paramedic - 140856

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--- Job SummaryThis position provides pre-hospital evaluation, treatment and transportation of sick and/or injured victims of all age groups.
Operates in emergent, non-emergent and/or transfer situations at an Advance Life Support level, if necessary, until arrival at a difinite care facility.
Essential FunctionsProvides pre-hospital medical care for pediatric through geriatric populations, which includes assessing patient condition, rendering of appropriate care, utilizing appropriate invasive treatments, administering medications and interpreting EKGs.
Operates an assigned vehicle in emergent and non-emergent situations and in varying weather conditions, providing safe, reliable and timely transport to a designated point of service.
Performs general care and maintenance of vehicles.
Performs daily vehicle inspections, completes and accurately inventories narcotics, and inspects medical equipment, supplies and medications assigned to the department.
Maintains complete and accurate patient care reports (PCRs), prepares and maintains logs and/or other applicable records during assigned shift.
Oversees daily shift operations and associates assigned to shift.
Demonstrates age specific competency for applicable patient populations.
Minimum QualificationsHigh school diploma or equivalent.
Depending on state of practice ,EMT-Basic or higher with IV certification or Paramedic Certification within the state of practiice and maintenance thereafter.
Current BCLS, ACLS, PALS, and NRP certifications on date of hire and maintenance thereafter.
Valid Driver's License on date of hire and maintenance thereafter.
Depending on work location may be required to obtain Ambulance Attendance licensure within 30 days of hire, and maintenance thereafter.
Knowledge of customer service principles and practices.
Skilled in reading, writing and comprehending English.
Skilled in comprehending and following written and verbal instructions.
Skilled in remaining calm in emergency situations.
Skilled in operating a variety of modern office equipment.
Skilled in operating a variety of ambulatory tools and equipment.
Preferred QualificationsAdditional related education and/or experience preferred.

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