Emergency Medical Technician - Night Shift - Emergency Medical Services
George C. Grape Community Hospital's EMS Department is looking for a Emergency Medical Technician to join the EMS Team on the Night Shift. 1845-0715.
-Provide basic emergency medical care and transportation for critical and emergent patients who access the emergency medical system.
-Provide basic assistance to individuals who are suffering from injuries or other health related problems.
-Function as part of a comprehensive EMS response, under medical oversight.
-Perform interventions with the basic equipment typically found on an ambulance.
KNOWLEDGE and SKILLS
-Knowledge of basic and commonly used medical terminology, medical equipment, supplies, procedures and the major body systems to perform duties such as taking vital signs, medical assessments, trauma assessments and emergency first response.
-Knowledge of the legal considerations of medical care to gather, report and protect patient information in accordance with Privacy Act Laws, Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA) and local guidelines.
-Ability to respond to patient emergencies using resuscitative techniques and first aid procedures.
-Ability to drive, operate and maintain an ambulance or other emergency vehicle.
The EMT is a link from the scene to the emergency health care system.
-High School diploma or equivalent.
-Must possess valid Iowa EMT license.
-Current BLS card.
-Valid Iowa Class D drivers license and an acceptable Motor Vehicle Report (MVR).
Position Type : Full Time
Shift : Other
Cris Hendrickson - Human Resources Director
Phone: 712-382-1515 ext 8702