It is the role of the EMT-P in the USJHSD to assist in all aspects of providing the highest quality patient care possible. This would include providing direct patient care for those patients that fall under the EMT-P scope of practice and overseeing the care provided by EMT-Bs and EMT-Is. The EMT-P is also responsible for verifying that their assigned ambulance is mechanically sound and properly equipped at the start of their shift. The EMT-P may also be given other station duties or requested to provide training for staff as needed by the district. The EMT-P will be expected to maintain, in good standing, all certifications that are required by their job. It is also their responsibility, to the best of their ability, to foster and maintain professional relationships with other providers, staff, and patients. The EMT-P will be placed in the ALS Lead position. In this position they will be ultimately responsible for all aspects of patient care, provided by themselves or their partner, for the coordination of other responders on scene, and for the overall operation of the ambulance.
For more detailed information, please see full job description as linked on our website www.pagosaspringsmedicalcenter.org. Pagosa Springs Medical Center is an EEO employer.