Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) – Per Diem

Purpose of the Role: We are seeking a compassionate, dedicated Per Diem EMT to deliver high-quality emergency medical services and patient care, with an emphasis on professionalism and empathy.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Emergency Response and Patient Care:
    • Evaluate emergency situations and implement suitable protocols for the best patient outcomes.
    • Administer necessary medical procedures using equipment like gurneys, oxygen supplies, airway equipment, bandages, and splints.
    • Prioritize patient needs using triage skills for optimal efficiency.
    • Provide patient care adhering to clinical protocols and safety requirements.
    • Liaise with receiving facilities for medical direction and relay critical patient information.
  2. Communication and Collaboration:
    • Comfort and inform patients and their families, providing assurance and compassionate care.
    • Act as a scene leader when required, managing emergency situations effectively.
    • Collaborate professionally with allied health and public safety personnel to ensure excellent patient care and customer service.
  3. Operational Duties:
    • Drive the ambulance, supporting map reading to minimize response times.
    • Maintain ambulance in prime condition, ensuring cleanliness and adequate supply levels.
    • Document all activities related to patient care and billing, ensuring accurate record-keeping.
    • Adhere to response times and hospital turnaround times as per policies.
  4. Quality Assurance:
    • Keep current with certifications.
    • Adhere to all company policies and procedures, including information systems security.

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the cleanliness and orderliness of the assigned station.
  • Perform other tasks as assigned by Management.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to pass a Physical Agility Test and Medical Exam.
  • Good physical stamina and endurance, capable of standing, walking, lifting, carrying, and balancing as job demands.
  • Ability to lift, drag, hoist, and carry equipment and other objects.

Required Qualifications & Experience:

  • Minimum of 1 year or equivalent of experience in a 911 EMS system.
  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED). Additional education is a plus.
  • Current State of Connecticut EMT-B accreditation.
  • Valid State Driver’s License.
  • Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS/CPR) certification.
  • Clean driving record.

Join our dedicated team and make a real difference in people’s lives during their most critical moments. Apply today!

Job Category: EMT
Job Type: Per Diem

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