Emergency Medical Technician FT/PT (EMT & Paramedic) with Forest Ambulance Service

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An EMT functions as a primary care provider in the pre-hospital setting, the EMT is responsible for all aspects of care provided to the sick and injured; including:

  • Providing Basic Life Support, including patient assessment/treatment within their scope of practice, use of the automatic defibrillator, and transporting patients to the appropriate facilities
  • Possessing the knowledge and ability to operate a Class I, II, or III ambulance with due regard to citizens in emergent and non-emergent conditions in all variety of weather conditions.
  • Ability to navigate through multiple jurisdictions, including interstate, via maps, GPS, or general knowledge in order to transport a patient to the designated facility.
    Maintain general cleanliness inside and outside of his or her ambulance, pre and post-patient care.
  • Understand all applicable legal, moral, and ethical issues surrounding emergency medical service.
  • Dedication to learning through continuing education and self maintenance of licensures and certifications.
  • Providing assistance and support of Advanced Life Support Providers when treating and transport a patient who requires ALS management.
  • Documentation of all patient care that is formal and precise in a timely manner.

Qualifications

  • Current Virginia EMT-Basic certification
  • Current CPR for Healthcare Providers is required for all Applicants
  • Current ACLS and PALS certification (ALS Providers)
  • 18 years of age

To apply for this job email your details to emtmoss@gmail.com

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