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Paramedic Supervisor-Mobile Medicine

Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 8532
Job Family: Patient Care Support
Status: Full Time
Shift: Variable
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 47331020231752-MedCenter Air
Location: Charlotte - 5315 Morris Field Dr

Overview

Job Summary

Assist daily with overseeing and supervising a variety of Mobile Medicine transport operations. Will still function independently as a member of the Mobile Medicine team and is responsible for the care of ill and injured patients cared for within various departments. Provides patient care while promoting safety and efficiency of Mobile Medicine operations. Performs under the direct supervision of the Medical Control Physician, either by continuous radio contact or direct consultation, providing a professional standard of care and performing any protocols and/or procedures approved for use by Mobile Medicine. While specific to MedCenter AIR service line, may lead teams within Community Paramedicine, Fleet Services, Med-1, etc.

 

Essential Functions

  • Supervises day to day Mobile Medicine transport operations.
  • Ensures street-level compliance with all Atrium Health and MCA policies and procedures.
  • Works collaboratively with FlightWatch, COL, AOC and Fleet to optimize transport safety + efficacy.
  • Assists with compiling and maintaining all statistics.
  • Assists with periodic monitoring of the clinical competency of Paramedics, AEMTs and EMT-Basics. Identifies areas of opportunity and report them to the Manager.
  • Assists with the orientation of new EMS providers.
  • Maintains good working relationships with all customers.
  • Participates in ePCR patient chart audit process monthly as assigned
  • Assists with collecting data, patient charts, and demographics.

Physical Requirements

Day, night, weekend, and on call work may be required. Duties require working and driving in all weather conditions to include exposure to extreme heat, cold, and wet weather. Must not have any physical, emotional or mental impairment to prevent them from riding, driving, or operating in a company owned vehicle or administering patient care. Work areas may include tight spaces and poorly lit conditions. Requires exposure to possible unpleasant conditions and/or handling of contaminated materials. Requires

the ability to function in high stress situations and must have the ability to critically think and make rapid and appropriate decisions that ensure the safety for both patients, the public, and teammates. Must have the ability to concentrate. Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, stooping, bending, pushing, and pulling. Heavy lifting required, with assistance of a partner to load patients, equipment, and be able to carry heavy equipment. Significant physical stamina and endurance necessary to perform duties. Must be able to lift 50 pounds without assistance. Must have intact sense of sight, hearing, smell and touch and good finger dexterity. Good motor and eye-hand coordination required. Must have excellent communication and interpersonal skills to include, but not limited to, speaking English in good, understandable terms.

 

Education, Experience and Certifications

Bachelor’s degree in relevant field preferred. Previous supervisor/management experience in healthcare setting, emergency management, or administration preferred. Valid driver’s license required. Must be able to drive vehicles safely in all types of weather. Knowledge of healthcare, EMS systems, and other regulating organizations including but not limited to local, state, and federal regulations required. Maintains required certifications to include ACLS, PALS, BLS, as directed by the Medical Director.

 

Valid driver’s license required, and individual must have at time of hire and maintain for duration of employment a motor vehicle operator record acceptable to Atrium Health’s insurance carrier/underwriter.

North Carolina EMT-Paramedic required for duration of employment with Mobile Medicine. South Carolina EMT-Paramedic required for duration of employment with Mobile Medicine. National Registry EMT-Paramedic certification required for duration of employment with Mobile Medicine