UnityPoint Health Emergency Medical Technician in Marshalltown, Iowa
As a member of our interdisciplinary team, contributes professional prehospital EMS knowledge and skills to patients and their families. Maintains excellent patient service skills, is able to work well under pressure, and make quick decisions about patient health. Provides a level of care outlined by the State of Iowa Scope of Practice in accordance to their state EMS certification level and hospital policies and procedures.
Starting Rate $15.22/Hr. with no experience
Assesses the needs of patients and families, providing appropriate prehospital medical care.
Adapts and adjusts the patient’s care plan according to the patient’s needs in the prehospital setting.
Promptly completes documentation to assure an accurate legal record of patient’s care.
Carries out high quality patient care while following the scope of practice set out by the State of Iowa Public Health Department Bureau of EMS and this ambulance service.
Must be able to transport a behavioral health patient utilizing an ambulance or secure car.
Documents daily, weekly, and monthly ambulance checks to ensure proper stock levels of equipment and supplies.
Prepares the ambulances by ensuring they are cleaned and in a state of readiness.
Performs hospital based duties appropriate for individual’s level of EMS certification and assists registered nurses in ER and other patient care areas.
High school graduate or equivalent.
Valid chauffer’s driver’s license when driving any vehicle for work-related reasons.
Current Iowa certification as an EMT.
Current American Heart Association BLS certification is required.
CPI certification within first year of employment.
Writes, reads, comprehends and speaks fluent English.
Basic computer knowledge using word processing, spreadsheet, email, and web browser.
Previous EMS experience
Current NREMT certification
Requisition ID: 2020-74131
Street: 3 S 4th Ave
Name: 2560 Marshalltown
Name: Ground Ambulance
FTE (Numeric Only; Ex. 0.01): 0.01
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt
Scheduled Hours/Shift: PRN- As Needed
External Company Name: UnityPoint Health
External Company URL: http://www.unitypoint.org