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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
Health Care Provider
Health Care & Medicine
Emergency Med Tchn
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UCLA Health | Los Angeles, CA
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Job Description

Job Duties
The EMT/Senior EMT is responsible for the safe and efficient ambulance transport of the UCLA Health System Patient. The EMT/Senior EMT will provide BLS level transport and assist the Critical Care Transport teams with neonatal, pediatric and adult transport within the EMT scope of practice.

Job Qualifications
Required Skills, Knowledge and Abilities: As part of the transport service, World class care starts with you. Team members must have the skill to work in a fast paced and changing environment. Maintain current EMT certification with LA expanded scope of practice, and be on the National EMT Registry. A valid California Ambulance driver's certificate and a non-restricted, good driving record. Ambulance attendant and driving experience required. A Valid, current Medical Examiners certificate required. Must have excellent physical assessment skills, comprehension of medical terminology, reading and writing in standard English, and speaking clearly and concisely to convey information to patients, families and healthcare teams during the transport process. Ability to perform and pass all physical work requirements of the UCLA Health physical agility test pertaining to transport of patients while using correct body mechanics. This includes lifting, pushing and pulling. Required to operate transport medical equipment including, gurney, oxygen tanks, automatic defibrillator. Ability to accept new responsibilities and work collaborately with team members is essential.

About UCLA Health

For more than half a century, UCLA Health  has provided the best in healthcare and the latest in medical technology to thepeople of Los Angeles and throughout the world. Today we are one of the most comprehensive and advanced healthcare systems in existence. We are comprised of Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, UCLA Medical Center, Santa Monica, Resnick Neuropsychiatric Hospital at UCLA, Mattel Children’s Hospital UCLA, and the UCLA Medical Group, with offices throughout the region.

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center is consistently ranked by U.S.News & World Report as one of the top five hospitals in the nation and the best medical center in the western United States. The doctors, scientists and caregivers of UCLA are leaders in their fields. Every day, they perform pioneering work across an astounding range of disciplines, from organ transplantation and cardiac surgery to neurosurgery and cancer treatment. Year after year, our people have achieved medical breakthroughs and earned the highest industry honors. And we’re just getting started.

The dedicated professionals of UCLA Health are committed to healing humankind, one patient at a time, by improving health, alleviating suffering, and delivering acts of kindness on a daily basis.