Paramedic

Company: American Medical Response ( Learn More )

General Information
US-CT-Waterbury
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Full-Time
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Job Description

Req ID: 63606 

Entity: AMR 

Job Title: Paramedic       Location: Waterbury, CT         Reports To: Field Supervisor     Department: Operations            FLSA Status: Non-Exempt   SUMMARY: The mission and purpose this position is to compassionately deliver high-quality service and basic, as well as advanced patient care in a professional, caring and cost-effective manner.   Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Assess each call situation to determine best course of action and appropriate protocol.
  • Utilize medical equipment and procedures including defibrillator, EKG monitor, oxygen and suction devices, intravenous fluids, CPR and other procedures and medications as required to provide advanced medical care.
  • Develop and utilize triage skills to provide optimal efficiency during calls.
  • Provide patient care according to clinical protocols and safety requirements.
  • •         Lift and move patients as required to provide optimum care.
  • Communicate with receiving facility to receive medical direction and to provide critical information.  
  • Other duties as defined by the formal job description
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