Sanford Health Emergency Medical Technician - Thief River Falls in Thief River Falls, Minnesota

Job Title: Emergency Medical Technician | Thief River Falls | Thief River Falls

City: Thief River Falls

State: Minnesota

Department : TRF Area Ambulance

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Hours Per Shift: Other

JOB SUMMARY

Responds to an emergency call, assesses the situation, diagnoses and treats patients for emergency needs; reports patient information to medical staff in a timely and accurate manner. Obtains a basic medical history and physical examination of the patient, and assesses the situation's urgency and seriousness. Provides emergency care at the scene and during transit to the hospital. Utilizes necessary medical equipment to treat the patient and ascertains the extent of their injuries or illness. Communicates with the medical care facility about the patient's condition, status and time of arrival.

QUALIFICATIONS

Requires current licensure as an EMT in state(s) of practice and/or possess multi-state licensure privileges as required by position. If working in ND, must also hold national registry status as an EMT-Basic level. If the Individual does not hold the required state license upon hire, the individual must obtain the license(s) within 30 days of hire. Must possess valid driver's license and good driving record if 21 years of age or older. Completion of EMT-B certification. Must have knowledge of EMT principles, practices and techniques, knowledge of equipment and how to troubleshoot problems that may arise. Requires Basic Life Support Certification.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Thief River Falls

State: Minnesota

Job Function: Clinical Support

Job Schedule: PRN

Shift: Varies

Req Number: req9532