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Job Title EMT Training Program
Location Nashville, TN
Department Operations
FLSA Status Unpaid Trainee


SUMMARY:

MedicOne Medical Response is seeking hard working, dedicated professionals with a passion for helping others to participate in our EMT Training Program. Qualified candidates will be selected to attend our licensed EMT joint venture training program at Pelham Training in Bloomington, Indiana. The course is an intense 14 day class that prepares candidates to take the National Registry Emergency Medical Technician (NREMT) written and psychomotor exam. MedicOne Medical Response will sponsor the class and cover all tuition and lodging expenses for the selected candidate and will offer direct hire as a licensed EMT after completion of the course and exam certification.

 

HOW IT WORKS:

  • Classes will begin monthly and candidates will be selected approximately 30 days prior to class convening date
  • Candidates will attend two weeks of class in Bloomington, Indiana. Class hours are Sunday through Saturday beginning at 8am – 8pm
  • Obtain direct full time employment as an EMT once you become a licensed EMT.
  • A two year employment agreement is required to participate in the program.

 

CANDIDATE REQUIREMENTS:

  • High School Diploma or GED required
  • Minimum 6 months healthcare experience/training and/or 6 months previous experience in public service (volunteer or paid firefighter, EMS, hospital volunteer or military service).
  • Must have clean driving record and experience operating a conversion van or equivalent.
    • Less than 3 moving violations in past 24 months
    • No DUI or DWI within past 5 years

 

EMT JOB DESCRIPTION

RESPONSIBILITIES:

The EMT must possess and apply skills necessary to perform the duties of an Emergency Medical Technician, in a dignified and compassionate manner, including:

  • Respond to emergency and non-emergency calls calmly, efficiently and effectively
  • Administer basic life support to patients at the scene, as stated by protocol, enroute to the hospital, and in a pre-hospital setting, in accordance with federal, state, and local laws, regulations, and MedicOne standards
  • Assess the nature and extent of injury or illness to establish and prioritize medical procedures to be followed
  • Rescue victims of accidents, sudden illness or entrapment using proper rescue and medical techniques
  • Communicate with professional medical personnel and treatment facilities to obtain instructions regarding further treatment and/or to arrange reception of patients to the appropriate center
  • Maintain order at scenes, including crowd disbursement and restraint of family and friends
  • Complete patient care forms, insurance forms, evaluation forms, and all other forms in a competent and timely fashion

The EMT must perform all job responsibilities in a manner that protects patient privacy:

  • The EMT is expected to protect the privacy of all patient information in accordance with the Company’s privacy policies, procedures, and practices, as required by federal and state law, and in accordance with general principles of professionalism as a health care provider.
  • The EMT may access protected health information and other patient information only to the extent that is necessary to complete the job duties. The EMT may only share such information with those who have a need to know
  • The EMT will actively participate in Company privacy training and is required to uphold MedicOne’s Privacy Policy

The EMT must possess and apply knowledge and skills necessary to perform the duties of an Ambulance Operator, including:

  • Respond to instructions from a dispatcher and navigate specially equipped emergency vehicles to specified locations in a safe manner
  • Ensure that vehicles are in good working condition at all times, are properly maintained and stocked, have all necessary equipment and this equipment is in good working order at all times
  • Cleaning, organizing and restocking vehicles in a “Ready” condition after each transport
  • Handle telephone communications professionally and efficiently with careful regard to patient privacy
  • Coordinate requests for non-emergency transports
  • Monitor communication equipment to maintain contact with the dispatcher
  • Perform life-saving operations

The EMT must perform routine tasks in and around the ambulance service building, including:

  • Checking, restocking, inventorying and cleaning any vehicle operated by MedicOne Medical Response
  • Representing the ambulance service while on duty at public service functions, expositions, and other public events
  • Providing ambulance stand-by services at sporting events or any other activities designated by Management
  • Performing any other duty related to MedicOne Medical Response as designated by Management

 

QUALIFICATIONS:

Education

  • High School Diploma or GED required 
  • Successful completion of EMT-B or EMT-IV course of study (PELHAM TRAINING)


Certificates, Licenses and Registrations

  • Current State Issued Driver’s License 
  • Current State EMT Certification/License
  • American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer and/or American Heart Association BCLS certification and/or ASHI CPR for the Professional Rescuer.


EQUAL EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY
MedicOne Medical Response is an equal opportunity employer. MedicOne Medical Response prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type and affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or genetic information. MedicOne Medical Response conforms to the spirit as well as to the letter of all applicable laws and regulations.

 

E-VERIFY STATEMENT
MedicOne Medical Response participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program (E-Verify).

 


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