Location
Job Title
Paramedic
Employer
Concentra
Status
Full-Time
Posted
2 weeks ago
(01/08/2019)
Last Updated
2 weeks ago
(01/09/2019)
Application Closes
04/08/2019
Keywords
Paramedic
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Paramedic

Job Description

  • Attends emergency medical requests as they arise, and renders advanced paramedical assistance to seriously ill or injured patients as required.
  • Performs initial assessment and management of illness or injury to emergency patients in accordance with specified protocol and procedure.
  • Prepares or assists in the preparation of patients for transport, ensuring compliance with emergency medical transport regulations, protocol, and procedure.
  • Provides direct paramedical and comprehensive patient care as required in each individual case. · Leads, guides, and/or assists in the training of lower level techs and/or students, as specifically assigned.
  • Follows established departmental policies, procedures, and objectives, continuous quality improvement objectives, and safety, environmental, and/or infection control standards.
  • Inspects emergency medical equipment to ensure serviceability and compliance with safety and infection control regulations and standards.
  • Completes and transfers patient care information and records as per established procedures.
  • Conduct alcohol and urine drug screening for new hires and employees as directed and needed. Procedures for these must be in accordance with federal law and established procedures.
  • TB skin testing, flu injections, Hep B vaccinations depending on licensing State Statues.
  • Conduct CPR/First Aid/Bloodborne Pathogens Training.
  • Coordinate hearing conservation program as required.
  • Track and file Hazard Assessments as required.
  • Assist with OSHA Recordkeeping (300 Log).

EDUCATION/CREDENTIALS:

  • Certification as a Paramedic.

JOB RELEVANT EXPERIENCE:

  • 12 months experience in job-related field.

JOB-RELATED SKILLS/COMPETENCIES:

  • Demonstrated knowledge of clinical procedures.
  • Demonstrated medical knowledge, techniques, and information needed to treat injuries.
  • Demonstrated ability to administer first aid/emergency care.
  • Demonstrated ability to speak effectively and convey information to supervisors, peers, and customers.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of human behavior and performance.
  • Demonstrated ability use judgment and perform critical thinking.
  • Demonstrated ability to operate and control equipment or systems.

WORKING CONDITIONS/PHYSICAL DEMANDS: 

  • Clinic Environment
  • Ability to exert 20-50 pounds of pressure.

BENEFITS SUMMARY:

  • 401(k) with Employer Match
  • Medical/Vision/Prescription/Dental Plans
  • Life Insurance/Disability
  • Paid Time Off
  • Colleague Referral Bonus Program