Paramedic , Dubai

Employer: King Abdullah Bin Abdulaziz University Hospital
Location:  Dubai UAE


Job Description


• Bachelor Degree in EMS, Nursing with Paramedic Certification.
• SCHS License as a Paramedic.
• BLS - ACLS - PALS - PHTLS - AMLS - Critical care EMT-Paramedic
• Driver’s License (Saudi)
•  Experience: 2 years 

• Diligently completes assigned responsibilities, while functioning within established hospital, division and EMS guidelines, standards and directives, under the immediate supervision of the Charge Paramedic.
• Orient and train new Paramedic on the EMS workflow, duties and responsibilities.
• Accountable for providing high quality patient care, both pre-hospital and in-hospital, based on a competent understanding of the patient / customer needs, within established policies, procedures and protocols.
• Provides attentive patient care in a thorough, efficient and cost effective manner.
• Maintains an awareness of the patient's physical, medical and cultural needs at all times.
• Maintains a working knowledge of current trends in EMS and new developments in the healthcare field.
• Anticipates potential problems and responds to them appropriately.
• Accountable for operating and maintaining EMS vehicles and equipment properly, to avoid damage or breakage.
• Maintains patient confidentiality at all times.
• Eagerly exercises detailed attention to duty, while efficiently completing obligatory requirements.
• Ensures EMS vehicles, equipment and supplies are in a constant state of readiness.
• Consistently adheres to and implements EMS administrative and Medical Control directives.
• Willingly completes administrative and clinical functions as assigned by the Charge Paramedic.
• Actively participates in EMS staff meetings.
• Consistently attends skills maintenance programs to ensure professional proficiency.
• Maintains professional licensure and required certifications.
• Participates in the development and presentation of educational awareness programs.
• Attempts to improve communications in English / Arabic.
• Assists in the orientation and professional development of other EMS personnel.
• Attends professional development courses and participates in professional research programs.
• Provides continuous feedback to improve working environment and patient care.
• Continually strives to deliver a higher level of quality care.
• Utilizes medical supplies properly, to avoid wastage.
• Assists in situational problem solving and in the utilization of limited resources and supplies.
• Anticipates ways to assist other staff members, while encouraging a cohesive teamwork approach in the workplace.
• Works in harmonious partnership with members of the EMS team and other health care professionals.
• Promotes a positive attitude within the EMS team while responding to the needs of fellow team members.
• Maintains a professional image and proper grooming at all times.
• Punctual, arrives on time for duty, organizes daily tasks and break times efficiently and effectively.
• Respect patients and their families to promote a patient-centered care culture.
• Participate in and supports quality improvement and patient safety activities as an individual or as part of a team.
• Performs other related duties as required.

Skills

English Language *Intermediate
Computer Proficiency *Basic
Medical Terminology *Intermediate
Critical Thinking *Intermediate
Time Management *Intermediate
Writing Comprehension *Intermediate


Education

Bachelor Degree in EMS, Nursing with Paramedic Certification