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EMS Specialist - Quality Improvement

Description

UPMC's Prehospital Services department is hiring a full-time EMS Specialist to coordinate Quality Improvement. They will also partner with Mercy. Learn more about this unique opportunity below!

Purpose:

Coordinate quality improvement activities of UPMC Prehospital Care Medical Command system.

Responsibilities:
  • Assist with continuing medical education programs for EMS providers.
  • Support and maintain technical assistance for emscharts clients.
  • Establish and maintain effective professional relationships with local government officials, EMS agencies, civil emergency services, county, regional and state agencies and other health care facilities.
  • Analyze and report on monthly indicators using approved template.
  • Assist with the organization and planning of EMS recognition events.
  • Coordinate quality improvement activities of UPMC Prehospital Care Medical Command system.

Qualifications

  • Knowledge of electronic patient record systems (EMMA and/or emscharts).
  • Experience with HTML and related coding.
  • Advanced degree in Emergency Medical Services or related field preferred.
  • 3 years of experience in EMS preferred.
  • Instructor certification in BCLS, ACLS, PALS and trauma life support preferred.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office suite preferred.

Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:
  • Certification as a paramedic or licensure as a registered nurse in Pennsylvania or eligible for reciprocity preferred.
  • Driver's License
  • Act 34

UPMC is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veteran

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   Current UPMC employees must apply in HR Direct