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Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Full Time - Farmington, NM

Company: Cenikor Foundation
Location: Farmington
Posted on: August 4, 2022

Job Description:

Cenikor Foundation is a non profit organization and one of the largest substance abuse treatment centers in the nation. We are currently seeking several Full Time Emergency Medical Technicians (EMT) for the facility in Farmington, New Mexico.JOB SUMMARY:The EMT is responsible for working closely with nursing, program and clinical staff to provide health services and professional emergency medical care for all clients. The ideal candidate is a high-energy individual with excellent organizational skills, a strong attention to detail and the ability to communicate effectively in both written and verbal communications.SCHEDULE:Monday - Friday 3pm - 11pmMonday - Friday 11pm - 7amESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:Provide clients with emergency care by utilizing appropriate techniques and equipment. Examine and evaluate clients to determine necessary care.Dispense prescribed medications as needed to clients daily.Coordinate client care with nurse manager and/or physician supervision.Document client information, condition and treatment in the Electronic Health Record (EHR) system Welligent. Observe clients, record significant conditions and reactions, and notify physician, nursing supervisor, and facility director of issues as appropriate. Monitor vital signs upon admission, during treatment and upon discharge.Work in conjunction with all facility staff to facilitate a safe environment for client recovery.Administer CPR in emergency situations. Maintain a safe, clean, and well-stocked environment for clients.Adhere strictly to HIPAA regulations in regard to client confidentiality. Maintain strict confidentiality on all Foundation matters and refer questionable issues to your supervisor.Uphold the core principles of Cenikor's culture and help create a positive working environment for all team members.Ensure completion of Big 5 performance report by the required deadline and use of SMART goals to support annual performance compensation review.Perform additional duties as assigned and consistent with the non-exempt functions as defined in this job description.QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION:Skills, Knowledge and Abilities:Knowledge of pharmacology as it relates to individuals with substance abuse and mental health disorders.Experienced in providing medical care to a diverse population.Excellent assessment and communication skills.Possesses good time management skills needed to meet aggressive deadlines and prioritize multiple tasks.Patience, perseverance, and resilience in a challenging environment.Excellent documentation skills.Ability to consistently uphold the Core Principles of Cenikor's Culture:Demonstrate mission of service to our clientsPositive, respectful communication with both staff and clientsDemonstrate self-motivation and perseverance to achieve goalsRole model appropriate, professional behaviors including appropriate client boundariesWork effectively as part of a team, helping to set up others for successEducation:High School Diploma or GEDLicensure:Current EMT certification/license in the state of practiceCurrent certification in CPR and First AidExperience:Minimum of one (1) year experience in an emergency care setting preferredExperience providing care for individuals with alcohol and substance abuse, mental health and chemical dependency treatment preferredExperience with electronic health record systems preferred

Keywords: Cenikor Foundation, Farmington , Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Full Time - Farmington, NM, Professions , Farmington, New Mexico

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