Paramedic

Northern Valley Emergency Medical Services
Coplay, PA 1 month ago

Northern Valley Emergency Medical Services

Coplay, PA

Paramedic

Northern Valley EMS, Inc. (NOVA) is a community focused 911 emergency medical services department committed to quality patient care. NOVA strives to maintain traditional values while meeting today’s high-quality medical standards. We are currently seeking full-time Paramedics to join our department. Applicants must have current EMT-P, ACLS, PALS and CPR certifications, NIMS 100 and 700, EMSVO, a valid PA Driver 's License, and must be a minimum of 19 years old. Personnel provide basic and advanced life support levels of care. NOVA’s primary response area includes Heidelberg, North Whitehall and Washington Townships, the Boroughs of Slatington and Walnutport, and portions of Lowhill Township.

Job Requirements
  • Respond to emergency patient care needs
  • Implementing emergency care and treatment
  • Provide supervision for non-paramedic crew members and first responders
  • Respond to calls for emergency medical services and provide patient care
  • Maintain an emergency medical vehicle
  • Provide services to emergency patients
  • Drive an ambulance to transport ill or injured patients to the appropriate facility
  • Provide advanced life support care necessary to stabilize and transport patients
  • Check and maintain medical and equipment including ambulances
  • Providing advanced life support and patient care in the pre-hospital setting
  • Evaluate patients and provide patient care based on acuity of patient care needs
  • Assist emergency personnel in administering advanced cardiac life support measures
  • Provide patient care to adult medical and trauma patients utilizing advanced skills and judgment
  • Provide high quality patient care and safe medical transport to sick and injured patients in all age groups
  • Navigate ambulance to patient's location