EMT-Basic at Em Care (Kansas City, KS)
POSITION SUMMARY: Responds to emergency and non-emergency calls and delivers high quality patient care and customer service within the prescribed scope of practice, established protocols and company policies.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Maintains thorough familiarity with treatment protocols, response requirements and quality assurance procedures in system in which assigned.
Maintains awareness of any and all changes in the system components and company policy.
Maintains the level and type of certification(s) consistent with performing tasks in the system to which assigned.
Complies with all state and company requirements for operation of motor vehicle.
Operates a company vehicle in accordance with company policy and safe practices.
Develops ability to quickly and safely locate addresses through knowledge of number systems and street layouts.
Ensures that unit remains in a state of readiness in terms of mechanical reliability, medical supply and equipment, cleanliness and appearance standards.
Reports immediately to the Lead Paramedic any discrepancies in vehicle or equipment standards that could compromise the unit’s ability to complete a call.
Completes all appropriate documentation as outlined in company policy.
Reports all problems and unusual occurrences immediately to the Lead Paramedic or Supervisor.
Maintains a professional appearance by adhering to hygiene and uniforms standards.
Attends all mandatory in-services.
Other Duties as defined on the job description.
Under the supervision of the Security Supervisor, the incumbent monitors assigned areas and courteously assists patrons/guests and employees. High school diploma or general education degree (GED). Minimum of one (1) year experience with an emergency medical service is preferred. The incumbent must be at least 18 years of age. Must have a valid State of Connecticut Emergency Medical Technician license. Valid drivers license required. CPR certified. The employee is occasionally required to climb or balance and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 225 pounds. The incumbent may be exposed to body fluids and unsafe conditions. The environment is that of a casino floor dealing with the general public in a fast paced atmosphere with a moderate amount of noise and smoke. The employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions.
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