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Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Part Time - Days
Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) – Part Time – Days
Strength Through Diversity
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Job Title: Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - 76947
Roles & Responsibilities:
- Receives emergency calls from dispatcher or Supervisor and promptly, safely responds to assignments.
- Ensures the safety of the patient and other pre hospital personnel at all times.
- Provides direct patient care from first contact through authorized hand off including but not limited to…
- Performing medical histories and performs physical exams as indicated on patients in the field.
- Initiating indicated treatment modalities according to written policies and medical control physician orders.
- Accompanying the patient to the Emergency Department.
- Monitoring and treating the patient during transportation.
- Transporting the patient to the appropriate emergency department and reports orally to the nurse and/or physician.
- Writes a comprehensive report documenting the situation at the scene, physical exam, orders received, treatments rendered, response to these treatments, and other information deemed pertinent.
- Operates and maintains ambulances, other emergency vehicles, and equipment to ensure they are in efficient working order. This includes but isn’t limited to: replacing fuel, making minor repairs, cleaning and restocking the equipment and vehicles to maintain NYSDOH and FDNY regulatory standards. Reports any obvious mechanical malfunctions or deficiencies to the supervisor immediately verbally and/or in writing.
- Follows NYSDOH and FDNY Rules, Regulations and Protocols at all times.
- Four year high school diploma or equivalent
- Successful completion of training program as an NYSDOH Emergency Medical Technician, and other protocol update programs as currently required.
- NYS certification test score minimum of 80%
- Certification as a NYS EMT with at least 1 year of 911 experience in NYC preferred.
- Tri-State issued driver's license with infraction free driving abstract requested within the last 30 days
- Ability to demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care, based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety, and related criteria appropriate to the age of the patients served in assigned area.
- Ability to perform heavy and awkward lifting of patients in difficult areas and terrain.
Strength Through Diversity
The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.
We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.
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Who We Are
Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.
Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.
The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.