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EMT - Emergency Response

Company: Global Medical Response
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: October 10, 2021

Job Description:

Job Description:
We invite you to join a team of highly skilled emergency medical professionals and leaders! Our mission of providing care to the world at a moment's notice is at the heart of everything we do. We are caregivers, first and foremost and we will be there when you need us. With more than 38,000 employees, Global Medical Response teams deliver compassionate, quality medical care, primarily in the areas of emergency and patient relocation services around the world. We provide end-to-end medical transportation as well as fire services, integrated healthcare solutions and disaster response.

JOB SUMMARY:
The Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) responds to emergent and non-emergent requests for medical assistance and delivers high quality patient care, treatment, and customer service in the most expedient, professional, safe, caring, and cost effective manner possible within the prescribed scope of practice, established protocols and Company policies.

LOCATIONS:

Las Vegas and North Las Vegas, Nevada

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/DUTIES:

Not limited to:
• EMT Follows and maintains thorough familiarity with evolving medical treatment protocols, response requirements, quality assurance procedures, local Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and other Company policies.
• Continuously maintains the level and type of certification(s) consistent with performing the duties of an EMT.
• Operates Company vehicles in accordance with Risk & Safety policies; is familiar with and abides by traffic laws governing the operation of emergency response vehicles.
• Maintains a driving record in compliance with Risk & Safety policy requirements.
• Develops ability to locate addresses quickly and safely through knowledge of number systems and street layouts with and without the assistance of maps and electronic mapping devices.
• Performs beginning of shift checks to ensure the ambulance is in a state of mechanical readiness; tops off fluids as necessary; ensures that appropriate equipment and supplies are on board .
• Reports immediately to the Supervisor any discrepancies in vehicle, equipment or supplies standards that could compromise the unit's ability to complete a call.
• Notifies Fleet Maintenance/Supervisor of mechanical failures of the ambulance and equipment
• Ensures the ambulance is cleaned inside and outside, restocked, tagged as necessary, and fueled at the end of each shift.
• Completes all appropriate documentation as outlined in Company policy.
• Reports problems or unusual occurrences immediately to the Supervisor.
• Fosters and maintains cooperative working relationships with peers, facility staff and public safety personnel.
• EMT will maintain complete and accurate documentation of patient assessment and treatment
• Maintains complete and accurate documentation of patient statistical and billing information and services rendered.
• Uses/operates appropriate communications equipment, medical equipment, cleaning equipment, office equipment and tools.
• EMT appropriately uses medical equipment such as gurney, airway equipment/airway bag, splints, bandages, and medications in rendering proper emergency medical treatment of patients within protocol.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience: Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Education: High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Credentials/Licenses: Valid Driver's License, State EMT certification, National Registry Certificate preferred, and AHA CPR/BLS certifications. Other certifications as required by local City, County or State.


GUIDING VALUES AND BEHAVIORS:
Employee must consistently exhibit our guiding principles:
• Patient Care - We continually earn the privilege to care for our patients. It is at the forefront of everything we do.
• One Team - We respect each other and achieve together what no individual can alone.
• Innovation - We are driven to develop solutions that inspire progress.
• Vigilance - We will never waver in our commitment to safety and preparedness in the fulfillment of our duties.
• Ownership - We are accountable for what we do and take pride in how we do it.
• Citizenship - We are dedicated to being good stewards in the communities we serve.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIPS:
Reports to: Field Operations Supervisor
Interrelationships: Operations Management and Administration

PLEASE NOTE: COVID-19 vaccination is NOT a condition of employment, or for consideration for employment with the GMR Family of Companies.

However, upon acceptance of offer and joining the GMR family, you will be required to submit your COVID-19 vaccination status of either vaccinated or not vaccinated.

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EEO Statement:
Global Medical Response and its family of companies are an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled

Keywords: Global Medical Response, Las Vegas , EMT - Emergency Response, Other , Las Vegas, Nevada

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