REGIONAL HEALTH SERVICES OF HOWARD COUNTY Ambulance - EMT/Paramedic in CRESCO, Iowa

POSITION SUMMARY: Performs specialized life sustaining procedures in a hospital-based advance care ambulance service. Responsible for providing immediate emergency care and transport of the critically ill or injured under direction of medical control physician.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/DETAILED DUTIES: Demonstrates flexibility in willingness to pick up extra call, work extra days as census/workload requires. Shares knowledge gained from continuing education programs. Teaches classes for the Ambulance Department. Involved with department by participating in teaching for the Ambulance Department. Logs all runs appropriately. Thoroughly completes run sheets and charges in a timely manner. Maintains knowledge of use of ambulance equipment by attending departmental in-services, or following up with education coordinator, in absent. Maintains operational status of ambulances by restocking supplies and equipment as required. Maintains operational status of ambulances by checking 0xygen tanks. Maintains operational status of ambulances by cleaning ambulance, both inside and outside. Demonstrates proficiency in the following area: anatomy and physiology; use of equipment; patient care of life and limb; correct reporting procedures with appropriate patient information; correct reporting on run sheets; has control of self at scene; efficient communication ability to hospital and/or medical director. Performs the following procedures according to policy: chest physiotherapy, handheld nebulizer treatment, aerosol therapy, oxygen therapy, pediatric aerosol tent, oxyhood, ultrasonic nebulizer, incentive spirometry and holter monitor. Performs ECGs and follow up paperwork. Obtains a clear tracing and transmits to the proper place. Completes annual review of emergency vehicle operations driving policy. Completes annual review of Iowa laws regarding emergency vehicle operations.POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: Current EMS certification from the State of Iowa. BLS (CPR) certified or obtained within 3 months of employment. ACLS, PALS Valid chauffeurs license in the State of Iowa. Current AED training. Current operational level Hazmat training.For more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.https://www.applicantpro.com/j/912600-137677