Emergency Medical Technician - EMS Dept /12HR Shift
Harris Health System is the public healthcare safety-net provider established in 1966 to serve the residents of Harris County, Texas. As an essential healthcare system, Harris Health champions better health for the entire community, with a focus on low-income uninsured and underinsured patients, through acute and primary care, wellness, disease management and population health services. Ben Taub Hospital (Level 1 Trauma Center) and Lyndon B. Johnson Hospital (Level 3 Trauma Center) anchor Harris Health’s robust network of 39 clinics, health centers, specialty locations and virtual (telemedicine) technology. Harris Health is among an elite list of health systems in the U.S. achieving Magnet® nursing excellence designation for its hospitals, the prestigious National Committee for Quality Assurance designation for its patient-centered clinics and health centers and its strong partnership with nationally recognized physician faculty, residents and researchers from Baylor College of Medicine; McGovern Medical School at The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth); The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; and the Tilman J. Fertitta Family College of Medicine at the University of Houston.
Skills / Requirements
Emergency Medical Technician transports Harris Health System patients via ambulance and provides care in accordance with treatment modalities and Protocols.
Graduate of accredited school offering EMS training. EMT Certified in the State of Texas
One year in EMS field preferred. Current Texas Driver's license
Equipment Operated: Vehicle, Computer
Communication Skills: Above Average Verbal (Heavy Public Contact)
Exceptional Verbal (e.g., Public Speaking)
OTHER SKILLS: Analytical, Medical Terms, P.C.
OTHER REQUIREMENTS: Able to work according to specific, subject to extreme weather conditions.