The EMT-P drives ambulance in response to emergency situations such as fires, automobile or other accidents, cardiac arrests, traumatic injuries, etc. Assesses patient's condition and performs basic and advanced life support treatments and interventions to stabilize patients for transport in accordance with defined standard and protocols.
High School diploma or G.E.D.
Knowledge of first aid and basic advanced life support procedures at a level normally acquired through a post high school Emergency Medical Technician – Paramedic education and training in an approved program.
Basic computer knowledge.
6 months experience and training with demonstrated knowledge of emergency medical service protocols and skills in administering medications and performing complex emergency medical procedures.
State of Illinois licensure as a Paramedic or PHRN.
Valid driver's license.
Must be at least 18 years of age and have a safe driving record in order to be insured by carrier.
Required within 90 Days
Technical Rescue Awareness
NIMS 100, 200, 700, 800
Required within 6 months
Intermediate Trauma Life Support
PALS or PEPP (Pediatric Education for Prehospital Providers)
Job seekers will be afforded equal opportunity regardless of their race, ethnicity, veteran status or disability status.
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