Emergency Response Paramedic - Located in Santa Rosa, CA
Location: Santa Rosa
Posted on: January 27, 2023
Located in Santa Rosa, CA Job Description: Santa Rosa, CA $10k
Sign on Bonuses for FULL TIME qualified applicants *Some
restrictions may apply.* Why Choose AMR? AMR is one of Global
Medical Response 's (GMR) family of solutions. Our GMR teams
deliver compassionate, quality medical care, primarily in the areas
of emergency and patient relocation services. View the stories on
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GlobalMedicalResponse.com/Careers . RESPONSIBILITIES
--- Assess each call situation to determine best course of action
and appropriate protocol.
--- 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.
--- Develop and utilize triage skills to provide optimal efficiency
--- Provide patient care according to clinical protocols and safety
--- Lift and move patients as required to provide optimum care.
--- Communicate with receiving facility to receive medical
direction and to provide critical information.
--- Act as team leader and take responsibility for scene and unit
management as needed.
--- Drive the ambulance and provide map reading support to minimize
call response time.
--- Continuously maintain all required certifications.
--- Monitor and maintain the general condition of the unit, keep it
clean and stocked for optimal call response to maintain the image
--- Document activities with regard to patient care and billing
completely to ensure appropriate information is available regarding
--- Follow policies and procedures regarding out-of-chute times and
--- Consider patient status and insurance preferred facilities when
determining transportation destinations.
--- Reports immediately to the on duty supervisor and/or account
manager any incident involving a negative customer and/or patient
--- Read medication/prescription labels and directions for usage in
quick, accurate, and expedient manner.
--- Communicate verbally with patients and significant others in
various environments to interview patient, family members, and
--- Discern deviations/changes in eye/skin coloration due to
patient's condition and to the treatment given.
--- Converse with dispatcher and EMS providers via phone or radio
as to status of patient. PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
--- Must be able to successfully pass Physical Agility Test
--- Aptitudes required for work of this nature are good physical
stamina, endurance, and body condition that would not be adversely
affected by frequently having to walk, stand, lift, carry, and
balance at times.
--- Must be able to lift, drag, hoist, and carry different types of
equipment and other objects. MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
--- High school diploma or equivalent (GED). Some advanced
--- Current state Paramedic License and maintain currency.
--- Possess a valid State Driver's License.
--- Current BCLS, ACLS, PALS or PEPP, BTLS or PHTLS Provider
Certification and maintain currency.
--- Driving record in compliance with AMR Safety and Driving
--- Some past work experience, preferably in healthcare desired.
WORKING CONDITIONS AND MENTAL/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS Working
Conditions: Available to work days, nights, weekends and holidays,
extended workdays. Long periods inside the ambulance. May work
indoors or outdoors with exposure to weather. Possible routine
exposure to moderate noise levels. May periodically work in poorly
lit environments in a moving vehicle. Physical Demands: Moderate to
extended amounts of sitting, standing, and walking. Some repetitive
motion activities. Routinely lifting more than 200 lbs. with
assistance. Pushing, pulling, reaching, lifting, bending,
squatting, kneeling, twisting, carrying, typing and stair climbing.
Visual identification of color-coded items. Clear speech and
hearing. Must be able to wear a face mask or respirator with proper
fit for extended periods when required. Mental Requirements:
Critical thinking skills with the ability to use logic and
reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative
solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems. Fatigue, high
pressure, exposure to stressful situations. EEO Statement:
Global Medical Response and its family of companies are an Equal
Opportunity Employer, which includes supporting veterans and
providing reasonable accommodations for individuals with a
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