Emer Vehicle Operator MS Trans
Company: Medstar Research Institute
Posted on: June 12, 2021
Job Summary Provides basic patient medical care during
interfacility ambulance transport and/or in the
EmergencyDepartment. Performs medical procedures under the
supervision of physician or nursing staff or establishedprotocol. #
Minimum Qualifications # Education/Training High school graduation
or equivalent. Successful completion of the Department
ofTransportation (DOT) module EMT course. # Experience 1 year of
EMT experience. # License/Certification/Registration Current
National Registry EMT and Maryland EMT certification. Current
unrestrictedClass C Drivers License. No current points assigned to
drivers license and must maintain a good drivingrecord (no points).
Current BLS certification. District of Columbia EMT certification
required within 30 days of hire. # Knowledge, Skills # Abilities
Effective interpersonal skills, including verbal and written
communication. Basic computer skillspreferred. # Primary Duties and
Responsibilities As part of the programs safety management system,
provides feedback and participates in program safety initiatives.
Assists Emergency Department patients with Activities of Daily
Living (ADLs) such as feeding, dressing, bathing, ambulating, etc.
while in the Emergency Department area(s). Contributes to the
achievement of established department goals and objectives and
adheres to department policies, procedures, quality standards and
safety standards. Complies with governmental and accreditation
regulations. Ensures cleanliness and appropriate par levels of
supplies in transport vehicle(s). Establishes and maintains
professional radio communications with MedSTAR and other agencies,
adhering to appropriate FCC protocols. Initiates department
standing orders in appropriate patients. Performs basic airway
techniques including oxygen therapy. May perform bag-mask
ventilation according to established departmental protocols in
emergency situations. Maintains a safe and therapeutic environment
of caring for patients and families. Provides basic patient comfort
measures during procedures. When necessary, provides environmental
support to expedite timely patient admission or transfer.
Identifies and acts upon opportunities to improve the environment
of care. Participates in MedSTAR Transport safety program.
Participates in meetings and on committees and represents the
department and hospital in community outreach efforts. Participates
in multi-disciplinary quality and service improvement teams.
Performs other duties as assigned. Transports patients to various
locations as assigned. Loads and unloads patients, medical
equipment, and passengers from MedStar transportation vehicles. May
assist in the unloading and transportation of MedSTAR patients from
other transportation vehicles, through MedSTAR, and to assigned
rooms as required.
Keywords: Medstar Research Institute, Baltimore , Emer Vehicle Operator MS Trans, Other , Baltimore, Maryland
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