Paramedic - Ambulance
Join our Team! Marshall County Hospital is committed to provide primary and certain specialty services with high quality care, concern, dedication to the improvement of our facility.
GENERAL SUMMARY: To provide emergency and non-emergency care and ambulance transportation for the citizens of Marshall County
**PLEASE ALSO COMPLETE AN APPLICATION ON OUR WEBSITE-www.marshallhospital.net
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES: Making ambulance calls as needed. 1. Establish and maintain a patient airway 2. Administer intermittent positive pressure ventilation 3. Perform C.P.R 4. Control accessible bleeding 5. Treat shock 6. Care for cases of poisoning 7. Dress and bandage wounds 8. Splint fractures 9. Provide obstetrical assistance 10. Care for newborn infants, including the premature 11. Administer 02 12. Emergency and defensive driving 13. Controlling the scene of illness or injury 14. Proper extrication 15. Maintenance and use of supplies 16. Verbal and written communications 17. Coping with medico legal problems 18. Careful evaluations of all signs and symptoms 19. Proper usage of the automatic advisory defibrillator (IFF APPLICABLE) 20. Maintain and monitor patients with IV infusions (IF APPLICABLE) All required reports to be completed immediately following each run Check supplies in unit for expiration dates and amount on hand; also checking heart monitor, intubation kit, trauma kit, and drug box, keeping narcotics logged and counted. Check unit for mechanical adjustments such as oil, water, brakes, taxes, tires, etc. (daily) Check all supplies in unit and restock daily. Clean units each morning inside and outside including ambulance bay. Clean living quarters and storage room each night. Weekly cleaning of entire building including mopping floors, windows, etc.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
High school graduate or equivalent.
Current unrestricted operator license.
Must have a unrestricted license or certificate from KBEMS for this position
Must have a clean criminal history and be able to lift and carry more than 125 lbs.
Must be at least 18 years of age. Must hold current CPR certification . MCH is an EOE. Additional Information Position Type : Full Time Shift : Other
Job Type: Full-time
Shift : Other
Closing Date: 09/21/2018
Beth Cavanah - Director of Human Resources
615 Old Symsonia Rd
Benton, KY 42025