EMT-B (Basic)

Employer
TRANS-STAR AMBULANCE SERVICE
Location
Lexington, KY
Posted
Oct 07, 2017
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Institution Type
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Job Description

Position Summary

EMT - Basic, responds to emergency and non-emergency requests, provides Basic Life Support (BLS) as needed, and transports sick or injured persons to the appropriate medical facility and complies with appropriate state Department of Health Standards.

Responsibilities: Operational Objectives
  • Respond to calls in a timely manner based off Company protocols.
  • Meet and exceed Contractual response times.
  • Represent the Company by being courteous, professional, and a patient advocate.
  • Operate and drive an ambulance with regard to state and company safety policies.
  • Monitor communication equipment to maintain contact with Communications Center.
  • Comply with all protocols for treatment and transportation of the sick and injured as defined by the Company, local, and regional Medical Control.
  • Maintain and replenish vehicle, equipment and supplies as needed.
  • Maintain a clean, professional appearance while maintaining a courteous, professional, and ethical behavior while working cooperatively with other members of the health care system, co-workers, and the public.
  • Perform other duties as assigned including those specific to the local operation.
  • Regular attendance consistent with scheduled hours. Willing to work overtime as needed.
  • Uses care and respect with all equipment and supplies.
  • Ability to accurately map to a designation.
  • Practice within your certification skillset.


Training
  • Ensure that all required Certifications are current and remain current.
  • Attend all Company required OSHA training, annual training, and all mandatory Company updates. Complete the training in the allotted time the Company sets.
  • Maintain knowledge about job and medical field.


Qualifications:
  • Current state EMT certification as required by State.
  • Current CPR certification card
  • Current state Driver's License in good standing.
  • Satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's Driving Policy.
  • Excellent communication and customer service skills.
  • Ability to work cooperatively with other employees and medical agencies to provide the highest level of patient care.
  • Ability to read and interpret all required documents and write required reports and correspondence.
  • Other qualifications/certifications specific to the local operation and/or contract requirements.
  • Satisfactorily meet Company physical assessments/tests.


Educational Requirements:
  • Certification/education as required by state

Company Description
Trans-Star Ambulance Service was established in 1998 in Prestonsburg, Kentucky. We now employ 250 employees, and operate 50 ambulance units in 8 Eastern Kentucky Counties. We welcome team members who promotes the very best care for our communities.


Lexington, KY

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