Locum Emergency Medical Technician

Job Description

  • Ensures equipment availability and serviceability prior and after patient evacuation and during change of each shift (including cleaning of the equipment).
  • Reports and follows up on all medical equipment left on the patient on each change of shift.
  • Interfaces with clients requesting specific emergency evacuation services and refers all critically ill and out of Harare patient evacuation requests to the Team Leader EMS for further processing.
  • Adheres to established medical protocols and procedures as well as legal guidelines and health and safety standards.
  • Attend to injuries or sudden illness on scene by applying a variety of pre-hospital basic treatment (First Aid, CPR and oxygen administration).
  • Ensures complete documentation of the patient report, call sheet and financial documents that include claim form, acknowledgement of debt form and receipt.
  • Assumes crew leader responsibility as the highest qualified member on the mission.
  • Presents daily reports on calls during daily morning briefs.
  • Oversees Ambulance Technician’s patient management during multiple casualty calls.
  • Ensures safe keeping of any money collected during a call and adheres to banking procedures.

Candidate Requirements

  • Emergency Medical Technician certificate
  • Clean Class 4 Driver’s License
  • 2-4 Years’ experience in emergency medical services
  • Valid Practising Certificate with Allied Health Professions Council
  • Knowledge of Basic First Aid and Basic Life Support

Applications Closed

The position is closed from applications.