Paramedic job – amr – Oxnard, CA

Immediate Hire for Gold Coast Oxnard, CA

Paramedic Opportunities

Now offering a $20,000 LOGIN BONUS (full-time external hires only)

Annualized starting salary of $28.70/hour (12-hour position)

Fast paced system, primarily performs ALS 911 responses

Our mission to provide care to the world at all times is at the heart of everything we do. We are carers first and will be there when you need us.

With more than 38,000 employees, Global Medical Response teams provide compassionate, quality medical care primarily in the areas of emergency services and patient relocation worldwide. We provide end-to-end medical transport as well as fire services, integrated healthcare solutions and disaster response.

MEDICAL RESPONSIBILITIES • Assess each call situation to determine the best course of action and appropriate protocol. • Use medical equipment and procedures, including defibrillator, ECG monitor, oxygen and suction devices, intravenous fluids, CPR, and other procedures and medications necessary to provide advanced medical care. • Develop and use triage skills to provide optimal efficiency on calls. • Provide patient care according to clinical protocols and safety requirements. • Lift and move patients as needed to provide optimal care. • Communicate with the host institution to receive medical directives and provide critical information. • Act as team leader and assume responsibility for scene and unit management as required. • Drive the ambulance and provide map reading assistance to minimize response time to calls. • Maintain all required certifications at all times. • Monitor and maintain the overall health of the unit, keeping it clean and provisioned for optimal response to calls to maintain the RAM image. • Completely document patient care and billing activities to ensure appropriate information is available for each call. • Follow policies and procedures regarding drop off times and turnaround times. • Consider patient status and preferred insurance facilities when determining transportation destinations. • Immediately reports to the Duty Supervisor and/or Account Manager any incident involving a negative interaction with a customer and/or patient. • Read medication/prescription labels and instructions for use quickly, accurately and quickly. • Communicate verbally with patients and significant others in various settings to interview the patient, family members and bystanders. • Discern eye/skin color deviations/changes due to the patient’s condition and the treatment administered. • Confer with dispatch and EMS providers by phone or radio regarding patient’s condition.

MINIMUM MEDICAL QUALIFICATIONS

• High school diploma or equivalent (GED). Some graduate studies preferred. • Current and updated paramedical license. • Possess a valid state driver’s license. • Current and updated BCLS, ACLS, PALS or PEPP, BTLS or PHTLS provider certification.

• Driving record in accordance with the AMR driving and safety policy. • Past work experience, preferably in the desired healthcare field.

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