• Cherokee Regional Medical Center
  • Cherokee, IA 51012
  • Feb 08, 2020

Job Description

DRIVERS Opening for ambulance drivers to transport injured or ill persons.  Driver will transfer emergency and non-emergency patients from one facility to another and respond to 911 calls to and from the scene. Will be scheduled weekly 12 hour or 24 hour shifts including weekends and holidays.  Flexible scheduling to fit your needs if second job.  EMS background preferred but not required. Excellent opportunity to grow in the EMS field.   Valid Iowa Chauffeur's  license  and good driving record. High School diploma or equivalent.  Healthcare provider CPR certification or to be obtained. Job Duties; Complete a mechanical checklist prior to each shift to ensure ambulance is in working order and ready to transport patients to and from required locations, and report any mechanical issues to appropriate service personnel Ensure ambulance is clean and stocked properly with first aid and medical supplies prior to each shift and between patient transports throughout the day Accept patient transport assignments daily and drive ambulance with any necessary medical personnel to patient location Help patients onto ambulance cot and load them into the ambulance, assisted by partner or other medical personnel Transport patient to assigned medical facility, unload patient and take patient inside facility and to where directed by medical personnel Accompany EMT's and paramedics on emergency calls to transport patients to hospitals when assigned to do so Report accident or other emergency facts to medical personnel and/or law enforcement when necessary Assist in ER with various duties Full Job Description

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