AMR

Plainview TX - Paramedic Basic - Full Time in Borger, TX

Requisition ID
2020-8477
Location
US-TX-Borger
Employment Type
Regular Full-Time

More Information about this Job

Job Title:              Paramedic Basic

Location:              Plainview, TX 

Company:            AMR - South      

Reports To:          Field Supervisor       

Department:        Operations       

FLSA Status:         Non-Exempt

 

 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.
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  • 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.
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  • Develop and utilize triage skills to provide optimal efficiency during calls.
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  • Provide patient care according to clinical protocols and safety requirements.
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  • Lift and move patients as required to provide optimum care.
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  • Communicate with receiving facility to receive medical direction and to provide critical information.
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  • Other duties as defined by the formal job description

 

Minimum Qualifications:

 

Education/Licensing/Certification:

 

  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED).  Some advanced education preferred.
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  • Current Texas State Paramedic License.
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  • Possess a valid Texas State Driver’s License.
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  • Current BCLS, ACLS, PALS or PEPP, BTLS or PHTLS Provider Certification (where applicable or required by contract or state law).
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  • Driving record in compliance with AMR Safety and Driving policy.

EEO Statement

Global Medical Response and its family of companies including American Medical Response is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled

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