The EMT-P acts as an attendant on patient transports in accordance with Riverside Emergency Medical Services Systems Policies and Procedures; acts as a liaison between the patient and Emergency Room staff, the staff and the patient's family and other health care professionals. Readily assists team members to learn and understand new theories and treatments. May be asked to act as Shift Commander. May be asked to act as proctor for EMT-B/I/P students in the Riverside EMS system.
Work Schedule: Varies
- Completes daily and monthly duties with little supervision.
- Effectively communicates patient information to the hospital via the MERCI and cell phone utilizing the patient information communication sheet. (Radio Log sheet)
- EMT completes necessary forms with appropriate documentation
- EMT constantly promotes a positive attitude towards their job and promotes positive teamwork with peers.
- Is respectful and courteous to fellow team members.
- Provides patient care in a positive manner working as a team to better the patient outcomes.
- Responds to calls in a timely basis
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