EMT-Basic - Lexington Transport - FT - REFERRAL BONUS ELIGIBLE (Lexington, VA, US, 24450)
Company: Carilion Clinic
Posted on: September 17, 2023
Workplace: OnsiteSign on Bonus: $5,000.00 (when external
candidate meets applicable guidelines) How You'll Help Transform
Healthcare: This is the job opportunity where you can bring your
valuable skills to life. At Carilion Clinic, our team provides
life-saving assistance in a forward-thinking environment. You will
thrive through extensive training, supportive leaders and potential
for advancement. Carilion offers comprehensive benefits, paid time
off, and tuition options. Join a team where your skills and ideas
will make a difference in the health of our patients and the
communities we live in. The Emergency Medical Technician's primary
responsibility is to the patient. The EMT provides basic life
support skills in accordance with protocols. The EMT also acts as
driver, assists advanced life support personnel in the treatment of
the sick and injured. The EMT has frequent interaction with
patients, families, hospital, and medical staff, and other
community agencies needed to provide appropriate services to
patients. Works primarily in the field with some office
environment. Often job can be fast paced and extremely stressful.
Scheduled personal plans often interrupted by emergency calls or
late referrals. High physical effort is required for moving and
extricating patients, as well as long work hours. The EMT job
duties include, but are not limited to, the following: --
- Provides emergency treatment at the scene of an accident or
medical emergency. Has the ability to distinguish between life
threatening and non-life threatening emergencies.
- Has the ability to know when a patient requires a higher level
- Records and communicates data to the designated medical command
authority or responsible physician.
- Initiates non-invasive treatment as required by the patient and
that State, Federal, and Local protocol provides for at
- Assesses and reports the patients response to that treatment
initiates appropriate changes as required.
- Does daily checks of Unit assignment to, cleans, stocks, and
reports malfunctions to in-house mechanic.
- Obtains all information needed for insurance billings of
patients as well as has working knowledge of such insurance
requirements, and passes information along to patients as
- Acts as attendant in charge as well as driver.
- Works with advanced life support personnel in setting up
- Performs basic life support treatment to interfacility and EMS
patient types. What We Require:All of our driving positions--do
require that you provide a copy of your current driving record and
meet eligibility requirements.Education: High School graduate or
equivalent required.Experience: One year experience with Emergency
Medical Service preferred.Licensure, certification, and/or
registration: Must be certified as an Emergency Medical Technician
in the State of Virginia. AHA BLS - HCP required. HAZMAT Awareness
and PHTLS or BTLS Basic required within one year of hire date.Other
Minimum Qualifications: All of our driving positions do require
that you provide a copy of your current driving record and meet
eligibility requirements. Must maintain continuing education hours
to meet re-certification status as required by State (National)
standards. About Carilion This is Carilion Clinic ... An
organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected
and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health
system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that
is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of
award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3
NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty
physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of
Medicine and Research Institute. Carilion is where you can make
your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a
difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are
kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us. Recruiter: JAMIE
S RATLIFF--Recruiter Phone: --Recruiter Email:
firstname.lastname@example.org--For more information, contact the HR
Service Center at 1-800-599-2537.
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