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AEMT - Full time - LifeTeam, York, PA

  • Job ID: 190001SV
  • Status: Full-Time
  • Regular/Temporary: Regular
  • Hours:
  • Shift: Variable
  • Facility: Community Life Team Inc.
  • Department: White Rose Ambulance
  • Location: 54 N Harrison Street, York PA 17403
  • Union Position: No
  • Salary Range: $15.42 to $23.67 / hour

Description

Purpose:
Are you looking for an exciting career in Emergency Management Systems?  We are currently hiring for Senior EMT's (AEMT) at our White Rose/CLT location in York, PA and our team is growing! This is a flexible position and requires varied or rotating shifts including weekends and holidays. If you are passionate about patient care and looking for a career that offers great benefits and growth opportunities, please apply today!

Responsibilities:
  • Ensures safe operation of patient laden stretcher employing appropriate stretcher discipline at all times. Maintains safe loading, unloading, adjustment of head of stretcher, and stretcher movement.
  • Reports injuries and completes the appropriate documentation, no matter how minor, to a supervisor in a timely manner.
  • Maintains fitness for duty by adhering to all employee health requirements, including maximum weight, hearing conservation program, and required medical screenings.
  • Participates constructively in the peer-review driven quality improvement program.
  • Responsible for the safe operation of the transport vehicle and ensures a safe environment for patient and other healthcare workers in and around CEM vehicles.
  • Completes all official documentation in a timely manner such as payroll, expense reports, orientation forms, etc.
  • Ensures the safety of patients and all others. Utilizes appropriate safety channels to report safety concerns, and uses tools available to enhance a safe work environment.
  • Performs daily equipment check (vehicle, medications)
  • Selects and uses personal protective equipment appropriate to the level of the anticipated hazard.
  • Maintains and ensures adequate vehicle operation including proper fuel, fluid levels, lights, sirens, radio, cellular phone functioning. Works with Regional Medical Manager to ensure all mechanical deficiencies are corrected.
  • Demonstrates the ability to establish a rapport with customers; including the ability to create and sustain a positive relationship; regardless of circumstances, environment, or patient presentation.
  • Responds promptly and efficiently to all requests for service.
  • Collects and promptly processes demographic, medical necessity, and other necessary billing information.
  • Participates in scheduled and unscheduled outreach activities, representing the UPMC and STAT MedEvac system.
  • Collaborates with PHRN and Paramedic to care for critically ill or injured patients in adherence with established protocols and standards of care; assessing online medical command or other resources when appropriate.

Qualifications

  • 1 year EMT experience
  • High School Diploma (or equivalent) required
  • Professional contribution selected from department, hospital or system goals, and approved by your Manager
  • Previous ambulance and/or hospital experience preferred
  • Reliable transportation and be willing to travel to any STAT Med Evac base site as assigned.
  • Must be able to successfully complete the prescribed orientation program, including classroom, clinical rotations, educational competencies, and on the job training.
  • Must work productively and effectively within a complex environment, handle multiple/changing priorities, and specialized equipment.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire
  • PA Emergency Service Vehicle Operation (EMSVO)
  • EMT Certification
  • Driver's license
  • NIMS Incident Command, NIMS Single Resources, NIMS Introduction Course

  • Basic Life Support (BLS) OR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)
  • Driver's License
  • Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)
  • Act 33 with renewal
  • Act 34 with renewal
  • Act 73 FBI Clearance with renewal

  • UPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

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