Pro Care EMS, LLC
  • 18-Dec-2016 to 01-Oct-2017 (EST)
  • Paramedic
  • Lawrenceville, GA, USA
  • Full Time and Part Time

Full or Part Time positions open


OBJECTIVE:
A Paramedic responds to emergency and non-emergency ambulance calls to render appropriate medical care to the patient and provide safe transportation to the appropriate destination.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Comply with all corporate policies and procedures
• Maintaining Paramedic certification as required by the State of Georgia Department of Human Resources.
• Maintaining current status as an ACLS and CPR provider or instructor
• Maintaining current valid driver's license
• Maintaining assigned ambulance in a state of constant cleanliness and readiness to respond to emergency and non-emergency calls
• Appropriately and safely respond to calls when dispatched
• Rendering appropriate medical care, within the scope of practice of a Paramedic, under the guidance of established medical protocols and standing orders
• Appropriately and safely transporting the patient to the appropriate destination, under the guidance of established medical protocols and standing orders
• Accurate and expedient completion of all documentation related to transport of a patient, whether written or verbal
• Answer the telephone appropriately and professionally at all times
• Cardiac monitor: working knowledge of cardiac monitor and all its' related functions
• Drug box: working knowledge of all medications and items contained therein
• IV box: working knowledge of all items contained therein
• Ambulance and on-board equipment: working knowledge of the ambulance and all items included on the daily check sheet
• Use reference materials: maintain working knowledge of Protocol Manual, Maps, Street Guide Books, and Hazardous Materials Guides
• Communication: exchange written and verbal information in an efficient and professional manner
• Interpersonal Skills/Behaviors: treat co-workers with dignity and respect at all times. Work as a team
• Complete any required hands-on skills training
• Complete training as required
• Assure compliance with safety regulations and policies
• Other duties as assigned
QUALIFICATIONS:
• Ability to read, write, and speak the English language fluently
• Current certification as a Georgia Paramedic and current ACLS certification
• Lifting: must be able to demonstrate ability to lift patient weighing 180 lbs, on stretcher, with assistance; must demonstrate ability to move patient weighing 180 lbs. from bed to stretcher, with assistance; must demonstrate ability to lift patient weighing 180 lbs, on stretcher, up three steps and down three steps, with assistance
• Demonstrate ability to work well with people, both internally and with external customers
• Talking: expressing and exchanging information and ideas by means of spoken word. This is important for those activities in which workers must impart oral info to patients and/or to general public and in those activities in which they must convey detailed and important spoken instructions to other workers accurately and quickly
• Color vision: ability to identify and distinguish colors
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
• High School Diploma or equivalent.
• Prior EMS field experience is preferred but not required
SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:
None
WORK ENVIRONMENT:
• Confined/restricted working environment: work is performed in the field and in the ambulance
• Frequent bending or stooping
• Frequent standing
• Frequent walking
• Occasional climbing stairs
• Frequent driving
• Frequent heavy lifting

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