Knowledge and Skills:
Education: High School diploma. College Degree in relevant field encouraged.
Years of Experience: Three years of Emergency Medical Services or related field. Direct patient care healthcare provider experience preferred. Communications Specialist experience preferred.
Required Skills and Knowledge: Ability to make independent, clinically and operationally competent decisions in a challenging environment. Ability to adapt to stressful situations; Able to participate in an interdisciplinary team approach to patient care. Effective communication skills including strong verbal and interpersonal skills. Understanding and experience with Informational Systems and Technology, Computer Aided Dispatch Systems, personal and networking computers.
Liicenses and Certifications:
Current EMTcertification required. Paramedic certification or RN license strongly preferred.
National Association of Air-Medical Communications Specialist (Certified Flight Communicator)or equivalent certification received within two years of being hired.
Associate is responsible for keeping all required licensures and certifications active. AHA CPR required. ACLS, PALS, NRP, TNCC or equivalent encouraged.
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