Emergency Medical Technician
Company: Rural Metro
Posted on: January 15, 2023
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Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT)
IMMEDIATELY HIRING! EMTs FULL-TIME Opportunity in Yuma, Arizona
$42,251 (Average Annual Salary)
We are hiring for Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) that will
respond to emergent and non-emergent requests for medical
assistance and delivers high quality patient care, treatment, and
customer service in the most expedient, professional, safe, caring,
and cost effective manner possible within the prescribed scope of
practice, established protocols and Company policies.
--- Follows and maintains thorough familiarity with evolving
medical treatment protocols, response requirements, quality
assurance procedures, local Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) and
other Company policies.
--- Operates Company vehicles in accordance with Risk & Safety
policies; is familiar with and abides by traffic laws governing the
operation of emergency. response vehicles and maintains a driving
record in compliance with Risk & Safety policy requirements.
--- Develops ability to locate addresses quickly and safely through
knowledge of number systems and street layouts with and without the
assistance of maps and electronic mapping devices.
--- Performs beginning of shift checks to ensure the ambulance is
in a state of mechanical readiness; tops off fluids as necessary;
ensures that appropriate equipment and supplies are on board.
--- Reports immediately to the Supervisor issues and any
discrepancies in vehicle, equipment or supplies standards that
could compromise the units ability to complete a call and notifies
Fleet Maintenance/Supervisor of mechanical failures of the
ambulance and equipment.
--- Ensures the ambulance is cleaned inside and outside, restocked,
tagged as necessary, and fueled at the end of each shift .
--- Maintains complete and accurate documentation of patient
assessment and treatment and of patient statistical and billing
information and services rendered.
--- Reads medication/prescription labels and directions for usage
in quick, accurate and expedient manner.
--- Communicates effectively with empathy and compassion to
interview patients, their family members, bystanders, other service
agency members and facility staff.
--- Discerns deviations/changes in eye/skin coloration due to
patients condition and to the treatment given.
--- Converses with Dispatch, facility staff and other responders
via phone or radio as to status of patient.
--- Must be at least 18 years of age; some prior work experience in
a health care system preferred
--- High school diploma or GED
--- Valid state issued Driver's License
--- State EMT certification and CPR/BLS certifications
--- Ability to work 12 hour shifts
--- Must be able to administer care in accordance with OSHA
--- Provide first aid care to patients in clinic based
GUIDING VALUES AND BEHAVIORS
Employee must consistently exhibit our guiding principles:
--- Patient Care - We continually earn the privilege to care for
our patients. It is at the forefront of everything we do.
--- One Team - We respect each other and achieve together what no
individual can alone.
--- Innovation - We are driven to develop solutions that inspire
--- Vigilance - We will never waver in our commitment to safety and
preparedness in the fulfillment of our duties.
--- Ownership - We are accountable for what we do and take pride in
how we do it.
--- Citizenship - We are dedicated to being good stewards in the
communities we serve.
Why Choose Rural Metro? As a national leader in private fire
protection services, Rural Metro Fire 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 how
our employees provide care to the world at . Learn how our values
are at the core of our services and vital to how we approach care
and check out our comprehensive benefit options at .
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name to their application and receive a Referral Cash Bonus!
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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