We are looking for an Emergency Department trained Paramedic (EMT-P) for an immediate opening at our Andrews Air Force Base location. This EMT-P will provide treatment in a hospital emergency department (ED), ambulance emergency response, in-flight emergency response, non-in-flight emergency response, transfer and transport services for active duty military personnel and their dependents.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Perform a full range of emergency room support and ambulance services on site at the Medical Treatment Facility and in the field when performing ambulance emergency or in-flight response, transfer, or transport services.
Provide emergency hospital and pre-hospital care for all types of patients (all ages).
Assess, plan, implement, and evaluate nursing care for patients of all ages. Workload includes the evaluation and treatment of emergent, urgent, and non-emergent patients ranging from infants to elderly.
Assisted by medical technicians, the candidate will be fully integrated into the nursing team, responsible for direct patient care.
Recognize medical emergencies and responds appropriately.
Initiate CPR if required. Assist emergency personnel in administering advanced cardiac life support measures when necessary.
Disinfect, restock, and prepare ambulances for immediate medical response to include
Assist in lifting and carrying patients out of the ambulance and into emergency treatment facilities if needed.
Participate in in-services and continuing education programs.
during daily/monthly inspections.
One (1) year of full-time experience within the last three (3) years as a paramedic.
Graduation from an accredited EMT-paramedic (EMT-P) certification program.
Certification from the National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians (NREMT).
Current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pre-hospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS).
Fully qualified to operate the vehicles/equipment to which assigned.
Rotating Panama Schedule (2 on, 2 off, 3 on, 2 off, 2 on, 3 off)
One-hour non-paid lunch
Short Term Disability
Long Term Disability
If you are interested in this opportunity, please contact Anne Isidro (202) 558-4949.