Job Title: EMT-P

Company: Margaretville Hospital

City/State: Margaretville, NY

Category: Allied Health Prof/Technical

Department: Ambulance

Union: No

Position: Full Time

Hours: vary

Shift: All Shifts

Req #: 37842

Hiring Range: $25.22/HR

Job Details:

Job Summary

  • 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.
  • 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
    • 1 year preferred
    • High school graduate or equivalent preferred
    • 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.
    • Reading and writing competent
    • N/A
Physical Requirements
    • Able to lift & move 125lbs as per NYS recommendation; carry equipment &/or patient distances/stairs
    • Include but not limited to extreme temperatures; blood &/or body fluids; hazardous materials; hazardous &/or violent conditions
    • Able to deal with and manage high stress situations while maintaining a calm demeanor; able to provide oversight to crew

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.


We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package which includes:
  • Health Insurance
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Retirement Savings Plan
  • Flexible Saving Account
  • Paid Time Off
  • Holidays
  • Tuition Reimbursement