Overview

Alberta Health Services Emergency Medical Respond 2088 Full Time in Milk River, AB

Alberta Health Services

Branch Milk River AB CA

Position:
Emergency Medical Respond 2088
Location:
Milk River, AB

Candidates must possess a valid class 4 Alberta Operators License or equivalent with no more than six (6) demerits….

Alberta Health Services EMS requires Emergency Medical Responders to provide Emergency Medical response services. The staff EMR provides a variety of out-of-hospital and in-hospital services. Projecting a positive, caring image, he/she will provide the utmost in patient care, medical transportation, health promotion/injury prevention and daily duties. The staff EMR will provide these services under limited supervision, in accordance with designated medical control guidelines, Alberta Health Services policies and procedures, the Health Disciplines Act of Alberta and the Ambulance Services Act of Alberta. This position requires the ability to lift and move patients and equipment.

Qualifications:

Required Qualifications:
– Actively registered with the Alberta College of Paramedics (ACOP) as an Emergency Medical Responder (EMR).
– EMR Certificate/Diploma from an ACOP accredited Program.
– Demonstrated experience in a Basic life support ground ambulance service.
– Demonstrated functional knowledge and abilities with computer operations and windows applications.
– Candidates must possess a valid class 4 Alberta Operators License or equivalent with no more than six (6) demerits.
– A driver’s abstract must be submitted at time of application, dated no more than 30 days from date of application.
– Must have acquired AHS immunizations within the first ninety (90) days of employment.

Preferred Qualifications:
– Experience working in a health care facility or in a health integration project within EMS.
– Additional Education & Training in a related field or additional education such as a diploma or a degree.
– Experience with an AHS or related organization, participating in committee or project work.

Demonstrated Knowledge, Skills and Abilities in:
– Ability to work with people in a health care environment with professionalism and respect.
– Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing.
– Proven interpersonal skills and the ability to get along with a wide variety of people.
– Must be reliable, dependable and capable of working in an environment of continuing, progressive change.
– Demonstrable problem solving and conflict resolution skills/training.
– Able to effectively prioritize and organize situations and activities ranging from urgent patient care issues to routine office duties.
– Demonstrated ability to effectively provide and accept constructive feedback.
– Proven organizational, time management and sound decision making skills required.
– Proven initiative and motivation required.
– Proven ability to cope with stress and deadlines in an efficient and effective manner.
– Ability to be a solid listener who goes out of their way to explain and resolve any concerns or problems presented within the department with the understanding that every individual has a different personality.
– Flexible, reliable and dependable.
– Computer skills required. Ability to access and proficiently use Microsoft Word and Excel programs.
– Ability to provide a positive and friendly approach that will enable you to deal with challenging situations with empathy and sincerity.
– Ability to work effectively independently, and within a team, effectively managing his or her time and setting priorities when faced with multiple tasks and deadlines over a period of time.
– Ability to safeguard Alberta Health Services information as private and confidential.
– Ability to perform duties as outlined on the Physical Demand Statement (PDS) for the position.
– Ability to follow and adhere to Alberta Health Services policies, procedures, goals and objectives.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Milk River, AB, CA
Posted on: 2015-05-24
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