Norman Regional Paramedic Special Duty (PRN) in Norman, Oklahoma
Paramedic Special Duty (PRN)
Provides routine and emergency medical care, extrication, and transportation of ill and injured persons. Assesses patient and determines nature and acuity of illness/injury and administers appropriate medical treatment utilizing independent judgment and protocols or standing orders.
Certificate or Associate Degree in Emergency Medical Technology.
Minimum requirement is completion of the requirements for licensure (DOT curriculum paramedic program) recognized by the Oklahoma State Department of health in accordance with EMS regulations which allows individual to sit for the State and National Registry exams for licensure as an EMT.
Must possess a valid Oklahoma operator’s license.
Current Oklahoma Paramedic License.
Current National Registry Certification awaiting Oklahoma Licensure reciprocity is acceptable.
Basic Life Support (BLS) training or re-training is required during orientation prior to providing patient care.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) and Pediatric Advanced Life Support are required to be maintained thru re-training for duration of employment.
No experience required.
Must be at least 21 years of age in order to be insured by NRH carrier.