Emergency Department Paramedic (EMT-P) - Eglin AFB
Emergency Medical Technician | Pensacola, FL
Emergency Department Paramedic (EMT-P) needed at Eglin AFB
Emergency Department trained Paramedics (EMT-P) to support treatment in a hospital emergency department (ED), ambulance emergency response, in-flight emergency response, non-in-flight emergency response, transfer and transport service for active duty beneficiaries. The EMT-P will be required to assist with patient care within the ED when not performing emergency response or transport services.
- Graduated from an accredited EMT-paramedic (EMT-P) certification program; A current, valid paramedic license and certification from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT)or State of Florida Department of Health
- Current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS); Additional certification in Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) is preferred, but not required.
- Minimum requirement of one (1) year of full-time experience within the last three (3) years as a Paramedic.
The Paramedic will be responsible for creating, maintaining, and disposing of medical documentation as required
Performs full range of emergency room support and ambulance services on site at the MTF and in the field when performing ambulance emergency or in-flight response, transfer, or transport services. The Paramedic will practice within the guidelines set by the NOCIC, Nurse Manager, and the Medical Director. Provides emergency hospital and pre-hospital care for all types of patients (all ages).
Assesses, plans, implements, and evaluates nursing care for patients of all ages. Workload includes the evaluation and treatment of emergent, urgent, and non-emergent patients ranging from infants to elderly.
Assisted by medical technicians, the candidate will be fully integrated into the nursing team, responsible for direct patient care.
Recognizes medical emergencies and responds appropriately. Initiates CPR if required. Assists emergency personnel in administering advance cardiac life support measures when necessary.
Responsible for and assists with orientation and training of newly assigned and inexperienced personnel.
Participates in in-services and continuing education programs.
Establishes and maintains good interpersonal relationships with co-workers, families, peers, and other health team members.
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