Paramedic

Emergency Medical ServicesHamilton Emergency Medical Services Dalton, Georgia


Description

Hamilton Health Care System, Inc.

Job Description and Performance Standards

 

Title: Paramedic - 441003001

Department:  Hamilton Emergency Medical Services

Reports to: Hamilton EMS Supervisor/Lead Medic (Captain/Lieutenant)

Status:  PRN

Schedule:  Days of week vary - 7am - 7pm & 7am - 7am

JOB SUMMARY

Responds to routine and emergency calls and provides medical evaluation and treatment for patients of all age populations within the scope of Paramedic training.

JOB QUALIFICATIONS

Education:  High School, Completion of a State Approved Paramedic Program

Licensure:  Current valid drivers license, current Georgia certification, ACLS, BLS, and CPR required

Experience:  Previous experience desirable.

Skills :  Demonstrates proficiency in patient care skills for scope of training.  A working knowledge of basic computer applications.

PHYSICAL, MENTAL, ENVIRONMENTAL AND WORKING CONDITIONS

Must be able to work under stressful conditions in all types of weather. Ability to prioritize work assignments. Must display motor coordination, manual dexterity and physical condition, to lift, carry, extricate, and administer care to patients, possess both near and far visual acuity necessary for driving a vehicle (day or night). Corrective lenses permitted.