• Emergency Medical Technician

    Job Number
    232321
    Facility
    North Colorado Medical Ctr
    Department
    Ambulance Service-Misc
    Address : Location
    US-CO-Greeley
    Work Schedule
    Varied
    Position Type
    FT: Full-Time
    Posting Category
    Emergency Services
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    North Colorado Medical Center is looking for a full-time Emergency Medical Technician in beautiful Northern Colorado. This Emergency Medical Technician position will work 12-hour shifts that can be days or nights. The successful Emergency Medical Technician candidate will have an EMT-Basic or higher certification within the state of practice on date of hire, IV Certification and a current Basic Life Support for Health Care Providers issued by the American Heart Association. Interested candidates should apply!!

     

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    About North Colorado Medical Center
    A 378-bed Level II trauma center and acute care facility with over 3000 employees, North Colorado Medical Center is the largest hospital in the region. As a regional medical center, we provide community-based and specialty services for a service area that includes southern Wyoming, western Nebraska, western Kansas and northeastern Colorado. In order to provide the most compassionate and innovative care possible, we bring together state-of-the-art technology and an exceptional team of health care professionals. For the healthcare professional, our Greeley, Colorado location offers access to a wide variety of recreational activities in an inviting, close-knit community.

     

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    Job Summary

    This position provides pre-hospital evaluation, treatment and transportation of sick and/or injured victims of all age groups. Operates in non-emergent, emergent and /or transfer situations at a Basic to Intermediate Life Support level, if necessary, until arrival at a definitive care facility.

     

    Essential Functions

    • Provides pre-hospital medical care for pediatric through geriatric populations, which includes assessing patient condition, rendering of appropriate care, utilizing appropriate invasive treatments and administering medications.

     

    • Operates an assigned vehicle in emergent and non-emergent situations and in varying weather conditions, providing safe, reliable and timely transport to a designated point of service.

     

    • Performs general care and maintenance of vehicles. Performs daily vehicle inspections, completes and accurately inventories and inspects medical equipment, supplies and medications assigned to the department.

     

    • Maintains complete and accurate patient care reports (PCRs), prepares and maintains logs and/or other applicable records during assigned shift.

     

    • Demonstrates age specific competency for applicable patient populations.

     

     

    Minimum Qualifications

    High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge.

    EMT-Basic or higher certification within the state of practice on date of hire. Current BCLS certification on date of hire and maintenance thereafter. Valid Driver's License on date of hire. Must obtain Ambulance Attendance licensure within 30 days of hire, and maintenance thereafter. Based on work location may be required to have IV certifcation.

    Knowledge of customer service principles and practices. Skilled in reading, writing and comprehending English. Skilled in comprehending and following written and verbal instructions. Skilled in remaining calm in emergency situations. Skilled in operating a variety of modern office equipment. Skilled in operating a variety of ambulatory tools and equipment.

    Preferred Qualifications

    EMT-Advanced certification.

    Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

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