Associates degree is preferred
Experience is preferred
To provide the highest quality advanced life support care wherever the emergent situation arises. To be cognizant of our role as an ambassador of Hunterdon Medical Center through service excellence, customer satisfaction and the belief in the HMC's philosophical commitment and mission.
ESSENTIAL RESPONSIBILITIES (MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES)
Provide advanced life support to the designated region granted by the Certificate of Need Program representing HMC MICU. Work in conjunction with basic life support units (commercial and volunteer) who also serve this region. Take report from previous shift, visually inspect & count narcs and QC glucometer, inspect and check vehicle, equipment and stock, wash vehicle PRN, QA charts from previous shift, address any charting deficiencies, change and label tapes accordingly, complete Patient Care Reports before shift has concluded, provide change of shift report.
MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIREMENTSHigh School Diploma or EquivalentCertificate and/or Advanced Specialized or Technical Training in Paramedicine
MINIMUM YEARS OF EXPERIENCE (AMOUNT AND TYPE) REQUIRED
- 2-3 years of Basic Life Support preferred
- 2-3 years of Advanced Life Support preferred
REQUIRED LICENSE, REGISTRY OR CERTIFICATION
NJ Certified Mobile Intensive Care Paramedic, or NJ Licensed Registered Nurse with NJ Certified EMT-B. Valid Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Certified. Valid American Heart Association ACLS Certified
Valid drivers license with good record and history
High School Education or GED
Experience with BLS system
SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND/OR ABILITIES REQUIRED
Excellent interpersonal communication skills in daily and stressful situations. Ability to identify problems and resolve them using a systems approach. Computer literate, skilled in customer service.
DESIRED OR PREFERRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND/OR ABILITIY
Preferred certifications in intravenous therapy, intra-osseous, chest decompression, pacing and intubation and CPAP.