Emergency Medical Technician (EMT)

EMS Jobs Athens, Tennessee


Description

We have an opening for a PRN EMT to work at our employer health center located in Athens, TN! 

  • Assesses nature and extent of illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures to be followed, or need for additional assistance
  • Restores and stabilizes heart rhythm on pulseless, nonbreathing patient
  • Monitors cardiac patient
  • Administers initial treatment at emergency scene and takes and records patient's vital signs
  • Observes, records, and reports to physician patient's condition, treatments, and significant incidents
  • Assists in extricating trapped victims and transports sick and injured persons to treatment center
  • Communicates with physician, and other medical personnel in person and by radio-telephone
  • Keeps current on treatment techniques, protocol changes, material, and equipment.
  • Prepares required reports and maintains records of activities
  • May drive mobile unit to and from emergency scene
  • Cleans assigned emergency vehicle
  • Requisitions and restocks supplies, material, and equipment
  • Conducts safety inspections and restocking of first aid supplies as directed

If you want to join a team of knowledgeable, compassionate, like-minded healthcare professionals, join Premise Health for an unlimited opportunity with the company that is changing the face and the place of the healthcare industry as we know it.

  • Completion with passing grades from an accredited Emergency Medical Technician program, EMT Certification as defined within the state in which contract exists
  • Current certification in health care provider ARC or AHA Basic Life Support required

 Experience:

  •  At least one year of experience as an EMT in an emergency room, with an ambulance/EMS service, occupational health clinic or other ambulatory care clinic

 Knowledge and Skills:

  •  Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Speak clearly and persuasively in positive or negative situations; listens and gets clarification
  • Writes clearly and informatively;
  • Presents numerical and medical data effectively;
  • Able to read and interpret written information
  • React well under pressure
  • Knowledge of Internet software, Spreadsheet software and Word Processing software
  • Knowledge and experience with Electronic Medical Records.
We are an equal opportunity employer. 

To support Premise Health’s commitment to the safety, health and wellbeing of our team members, clients and patients, we are requiring all new team members to be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine*, except where a reasonable medical or religious accommodation can be granted.   Should you be offered and accept a position with Premise Health, you will be required to provide your proof of vaccination in the form of your CDC vaccination card as part of the pre-employment onboarding process.

*As permitted by applicable law.

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