American Medical Response Paramedic Critical Care (CCT) in Farmers Branch, TX in Farmers Branch, Texas
Job Title: Paramedic – Critical Care (CCT)
Location: Farmers Branch, TX (Dallas Operation)
Company: American Medical Response
Reports To: Operations Supervisor
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
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, ventilators, IV pumps, Hemodynamic monitoring devices, advanced airway adjuncts/procedures, oxygen and suction devices, intravenous fluids, CPR and other procedures, equipment and medications as required to provide advanced medical care.
Utilize and interpret common laboratory studies.
Manage complicated pharmacologic infusions.
Utilize advanced surgical procedures, e.g. escharotomy, cricothyrotomy.
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 assign in formal Job Description
Global Medical Response and its family of companies including American Medical Response is an Equal Opportunity Employer including Veterans and Disabled
Extended Job Title: Paramedic Critical Care (CCT) in Farmers Branch, TX
Job ID: 2019-5874
Street: 4355 N. Beltwood Parkway