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EMS Specialist - Quality Improvement


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!


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

  • 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.


  • 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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