Cal-Ore Life Flight
Immediate opportunities for Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B) and Paramedics (EMT-P) in Brookings, Oregon
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Join a fantastic and well-known local EMS brand that is part of the 38,000 employee strong Global Medical Response (GMR) family of Air and Ground EMS providers. At Cal-Ore Life Flight you can begin a journey to serve the community, develop your skills and become a competent 911 EMS provider while learning the IFT and CCT skills to help your career progress. With multiple professional pathways across the country in ground EMS, Critical Care Transport, and Air Ambulance operations, the team at Cal-Ore Life Flight and REACH/GMR can help you get there.
The Transport EMT-B and EMT-P 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. The position will also provide direct patient care in accordance with company protocols and/or online medical direction. Assists with the coverage of open shifts as needed in the assigned area.
Maintains thorough familiarity with treatment protocols, response requirements and quality assurance procedures in the EMS system in which assigned.
Continuously 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.
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.
Maintains a cooperative working relationship with allied health and public safety personnel.
Maintains complete and accurate documentation of patient assessment and treatment as applicable to system or operations which assigned.
Maintains complete and accurate documentation of patient statistical and billing information and services rendered.
Adheres to medical treatment protocol.
Uses/operates appropriate communications equipment, medical equipment, cleaning equipment, office equipment and tools.
Appropriately uses medical equipment such as gurney, airway equipment/airway bag, IV, splints, bandages and medications in rendering proper emergency medical treatment to patients.
Reads road maps, drives vehicles, and accurately discerns street signs/address numbers.
Reads medication/prescription labels and directions for usage in quick, accurate and in an expedient manner.
Communicates verbally with patients and significant others in various environments to interview the patient, family members and bystanders,
Ability to discern deviations/changes in eye/skin coloration due to patient's condition and to the treatment given.
Converses with dispatcher and EMS providers via phone or radio as to status of patient.
HS Diploma or equivalent.
Emergency Medical Technician training and certification as required by State or County to which assigned.
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS/CPR) certification for all EMT levels.
Current unrestricted EMT-P license in the State of practice plus National Registry (Oregon position: must possess Oregon EMT-P license 30 days prior to date of hire.)
Current AHA ACLS, AHA BLS
PALS, NRP, PHTLS or required within one (1) year of hire (talk with General Manager prior to class)
State Driver’s License.
Driving record in compliance with Corporate safety and driving record.
Some past work experience, preferably in healthcare desired.
WORKING CONDITIONS AND MENTAL/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Occasionally: Works with others, extended day.
Must be able to successfully pass Physical Agility Test
Aptitudes required for work of this nature are good physical stamina, endurance, and body condition that would not be adversely affected by frequently having to walk, stand, lift, carry, and balance at times.
Must be able to lift, drag, hoist, and carry different types of equipment and other objects.
Must be able to use solid problem solving skills.
Demonstrates critical thinking skills
For Immediate Consideration, please reply to this posting and submit your resume. We'd be delighted to connect with you and share more about Cal-Ore Life Flight and the family of REACH/GMR companies.
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