TEK INC Paramedic Basic in CHARLES CITY, Iowa

* PARAMEDIC BASICRequisition ID 2018-2043 Category Field Operations Employment Type Full-Time/Part-Time MORE INFORMATION ABOUT THIS JOB Job Title: Paramedic Basic Reports To: Field Operations SupervisorDepartment: Operations FLSA Status: Non Exempt POSITION SUMMARY: The mission and purpose this position is to compassionately deliver high-quality service and basic, as well as advanced patient care in a professional, caring and cost-effective manner. Essential Duties and Responsibilities:* Assess each call situation to determine best course of action and appropriate protocol.* Utilize medical equipment and procedures including defibrillator, EKG monitor, oxygen and suction devices, intravenous fluids, CPR and other procedures and medications as required to provide advanced medical care.* Develop and utilize triage skills to provide optimal efficiency during calls.* Provide patient care according to clinical protocols and safety requirements.* Lift and move patients as required to provide optimum care. * Communicate with receiving facility to receive medical direction and to provide critical information. * Communicate with patient and loved ones to provide information and assurance that care is being given, and to show compassionEmployer's Job# 2018-2043Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement..