Emergency Medical Technician (EMT-B) - Roanoke Transport (FT)

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

All of our driving positions do require that you provide a copy of your current driving record and meet eligibility requirements.

The Emergency Medical Technician's primary responsibility is to the patient. The EMT provides basic life support skills in accordance with protocols. The EMT also acts as driver, assists advanced life support personnel in the treatment of the sick and injured. The EMT is also expected to support Carilion's hallmarks of service excellence and quality for all job responsibilities.  
 

Duties include, but are not limited to the following:

  1. Provides emergency treatment at the scene of an accident or medical emergency. Has the ability to distinguish between life threatening and non-life threatening emergencies.
  2. Has the ability to know when a patient required a higher level of care.
  3. Records and communicates data to the designated medical command authority or responsible physician.
  4. Initiates non-invasive treatment as required by the patient and that State, Federal, and Local protocol provides for at certification level.
  5. Assesses and reports the patients response to that treatment initiates appropriate changes as required.
  6. Does daily checks of Unit assignment to, cleans, stocks, and reports malfunctions to in-house mechanic.
  7. Obtains all information needed for insurance billings of patients as well as has working knowledge of such insurance requirements, and passes information along to patients as requested.
  8. Acts as attendant in charge as well as driver
  9. Works with advanced life support personnel in setting up -needed equipment
  10. Performs basic life support treatment to interfacility and EMS patient types
     


Provide vital skills, knowledge, and support to professional teams during challenging situations. Offer each patient the dignity, respect, and kindness everyone deserves. Bring your valuable skills to life at Carilion Clinic. Our community-based healthcare network includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions.

 

Based in Roanoke, Virginia, we invite you to play an important role as we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Featuring Level 1 and 3 trauma centers as well as a Level 3 NICU, our award-winning organization offers what you need for the best patient outcomes and professional satisfaction. Build your career with a regional leader can enhance your professional satisfaction with extensive training, advancement potential, and state-of-the-art technology.

Minimum Qualifications

All of our driving positions do require that you provide a copy of your current driving record and meet eligibility requirements.


Education: High School graduate or equivalent required.
 

Experience: One year experience with Emergency Medical Service preferred.
 

Licensure, certification, and/or registration: Must be certified as an Emergency Medical Technician in the State of Virginia. AHA BLS - HCP, EVOC required. HAZMAT Awareness and PHTLS or BTLS Basic required within one year of hire date.
 

Other Minimum Qualifications: All of our driving positions do require that you provide a copy of your current driving record and meet eligibility requirements. Must maintain continuing education hours to meet re-certification status as required by State (National) standards.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 

Requisition Number: 11105 
Employment Status: Full time 
Location: CCPT – Roanoke Transport 
Shift: Variable Hours 
Shift Details: Various shifts and hours including weekends and holidays
Recruiter: JAMIE S RATLIFF 
Recruiter Phone: 540-983-4139 
Recruiter Email: jsratliff@carilionclinic.org 

 

ABOUT CARILION:
As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 
 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 
 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
 

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
 

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

 

Posting Notes:


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

Job Segment: Medical, Medical Technologist, Neurology, EMT, Orthopedic, Healthcare

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