Job Title: EMT-P

Company: Margaretville Hospital

City/State: Margaretville, NY

Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical

Department: Ambulance

Union: No

Position: Part Time

Hours: vary

Shift: Variable

Req #: 33708

Job Details:

The Advanced EMT is responsible for all aspects of patient care in the out of hospital setting, within the scope of certification as determined by NYS DOH.

Responsibilities:

  • Assure ambulance clean & stocked by inspection & completion of pre run check
  • Determine type of response required based on dispatch information and weather conditions
  • Determine nature & extent of illness &/or injury, and render appropriate emergency care per training, based on NYS BLS & AAREMS ALS Protocols
  • Direct & assist crew with patient handling, treatment, lifting, carrying & transport
  • Determine need for additional assistance &/or specialty services & request same
  • Report patient assessment & care both verbally & documented in PCR
  • Secures appropriate patient information & renders care according to written Physician Orders during inter-facility transfers
  • Utilize proper radio procedures per county & department policy
  • Monitor patient throughout contact
  • Assure ambulance response ready post runs
  • Integrate with other agencies when necessary
  • Adhere to department & hospital Policies & Procedures & Infection Control Program
  • Maintain professional conduct & courteous interaction with patients, family/bystanders, other agency personnel, crew members & hospital staff
  • Assure ALS equipment & supplies service ready pre & post runs
  • Other duties/tasks as assigned
Requirements/Qualifications:

Education:

High school graduate or equivalent preferred

Experience:

1 year preferred

Training/License:

NYS EMT Intermediate, Critical Care or Paramedic; current BLS; current ACLS and PALS (or equivalent)for CC or P; valid/clean NYS driver’s license; EVOC or equivalent preferred.

Other:

Reading and writing competent

About Us:

Margaretville Hospital

Margaretville Hospital, in Margaretville, NY, is home to Delaware County’s most advanced critical-care access hospital. This 15-bed facility cares for more than 240 inpatients annually while performing 14,000 outpatient procedures each year. Margaretville Hospital was named one of the top 100 critical-access hospitals in the nation by the National Rural Health Association. It provides emergency care, ambulatory care services, laboratory testing, medical imaging, physical and occupational therapy, swing-bed rehabilitation programs, respite care, and board-certified specialist and wellness education.