JOB SUMMARY AND ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS: Assists nursing/medical staff in providing various patient care activities and related services necessary to care for the health needs of the patient to include physical exam, routine test, administering IV as required and in accordance with established standards, policies and procedures.
EDUCATION: High school graduate or equivalent. Must have successfully completed an approved EMT IV / Advanced EMT program. Qualified by education, training or experience to work with the adolescent, adult and/or geriatric patient population as specialty assignment dictates.
EXPERIENCE: Six (6) months experience as EMT-IV preferred. Must successfully complete unit specific competency.
LICENSE OR CERTIFICATION: EMT-IV / Advanced EMT approved by State of Tennessee. Basic Life Support Certification.