Evaluating the patients ailments and/or needs and providing them with proper medical care and treatment until the patient safely reaches the hospital
Administering medication and/or injections to ease the patients pain & suffering
Replacing lost blood through the use of blood transfusion devices
Managing proper treatment while working in small and often compressed atmospheres
Maintaining the patients overall safety while in flight
Operating emergency and non emergency medical machinery, equipment and/or technology such as mechanical ventilation machines, oxygen tanks, blood transfusion devices and various other life support equipment.
Acting as an intermediary and communicator between various interdisciplinary teams.
Planning and preparing for flight missions
Current unrestricted EMT-P license in the State of practice.
Minimum of three (3) years of pre-hospital EMS experience (minimum of three (3) years of high call volume transports).
CCT experience desirable
Flight Paramedic experience preferred
Current ACLS, BCLS, PALS and NRP provider.
PHTLS or TNATC required within six (6) months of hire .
National certification (FP-C or CCT-EMTP) required within one (1) year of hire.