Administers expert emergency medical care to alleviate human suffering from accidental injury or sudden illness at the scene of an accident or illness and during transportation to a medical facility.
Essential Job Functions:
Administer emergency medical treatment to the injured or ill.
Transport treated patients to most appropriate medical facility.
Maintain cleanliness and check general maintenance of emergency vehicles. Insure adequate stock of medical supplies are available.
Complete various reports related to provided medical treatment. These reports include run report, paramedic report, charge sheet, Medicare forms, Medicare charge sheets, and release sheets. Assist in the collection of past due accounts as needed.
Drive ambulance safely and operate all emergency related equipment properly. Assist with the maintenance of ambulance garage.
Provide public relations programs to schools, civic groups, scouts, fire departments, and community organizations.
Report discrepancies and unusual occurrences to Director or Deputy Director.
General Job Functions:
Serves in a station rotation with other Paramedics and responds to calls for aid and assistance.
Completes patient care reports.
Performs maintenance tasks and assignments at the direction of Director or Deputy Director.