Comprehensive Health Services, Inc. Ambulance Driver - Kosovo in Prague, Czech Republic

Job Description

COMPANY PROFILE :

CHSi supports the health and well-being of civilian and military workforce partners in austere, remote, and security challenged environments outside the continental United States. With over 40 years of experience providing a full range of medical services, CHSi medical management solutions are comprehensive, responsive, and reliable. Our unique service delivery approach, international recruiting network, and proprietary processes and systems deliver secure and compliant solutions. Through solid performances in the U.S. and its territories, and in Iraq, Afghanistan, Kosovo, and Africa, CHSi’s solutions are built on a foundation of field-tested best practices. The CHSi service delivery approach includes onsite health centers, a national network of highly credentialed board certified medical staff, and medical readiness teams.

SCOPE:

POSITION IS LOCATED IN PRISTINA, KOSOVO

CHSi will provide a medical clinic for the provision of NATO Role 2 level medical care (Damage Control Resuscitation & Damage Control Surgery) in KOSOVO. The Role 2 will support a multinational population of military and civilian personnel. Providing emergency and surgical care, with telemedicine support as well as a full complement of ancillary medical services.

Drive ambulances and assist in transporting sick, injured, or recovering persons. Help place patients on stretchers and lift and load them into ambulances, often with assistance from other attendants. May administer first aid including bandaging, splinting, and administering oxygen. May help restrain or shackle violent patients. When performing their duties, they must be ready to make quick and correct decisions in a calm and deliberate way.

Required Skills

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Accredited to a recognized EU/North American standard or proven equivalent national qualification.

  • Certified Emergency Medical Technician/ Ambulance Attendant-Driver with BL

  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ experience

  • Hold and maintain a current unrestricted government issued license or practicing certificate.

  • Certifications in Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation (CPR)

  • Must be a citizen of a NATO country and currently registered to practice within a NATO country

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES :

  • Will assist with patient administration; vital signs; post-operative, intravenous, and intramuscular medications; cardiopulmonary resuscitation and resuscitative trauma care; along with other duties as determined by the primary medical providers that do not exceed the scope of practice.

  • Respond to calls for emergency medical assistance, such as cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) or bandaging a wound.

  • Assess a patient’s condition and determine a course of treatment.

  • Provide first-aid treatment or life support care to sick or injured patients.

  • Transport patients safely in an ambulance.

  • Transfer patients to the emergency department of a hospital or other healthcare facility.

  • Report their observations and treatment to physicians, nurses, or other healthcare facility staff.

  • Document medical care given to patients.

  • Inventory, replace, and clean supplies and equipment after use.

  • Assist with the managing of day to day activities and prioritizing tasks.

  • Operate personal computer to access e-mail, electronic calendars, and other basic office support software.

  • Comply with all applicable CHSi standards and guidelines.

  • All Health Care Providers (HCPs) will document care delivered and follow up care required.

  • Attend and participates in a variety of meetings and task force groups to improve quality and outcomes, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems and maintain specific level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, new task efforts, and new policy requirements.

  • Use and maintain common emergency equipment, such as backboards, suction devices, splints, oxygen delivery systems, and stretchers.

  • All services shall be provided in accordance with established standards, principles and ethics of the profession, applicable professional specialty organizations, and the high-quality standard for which CHSi is recognized.

  • Other duties as assigned.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS :

  • Must have a valid, current Driver’s License.

  • Must have a current Passport.

  • Proof of proficiency in the ability to speak, write and communicate in English.

  • Shall demonstrate proficiency in the use of basic word processing programs and the CHSi Medical Management System software.

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be confirmed by a medical examination to be “medically and dentally fit” in accordance CHSi Medical Readiness Guidelines and Policies and/or as dictated by the Client.

  • No conditions that would prevent the wear of personal protective equipment; including protective mask, ballistic helmet, body armor and chemical/biological protective garments or conditions that would prevent the capability of donning, lifting or carrying of up to 70 lbs. of referenced gear while running to a bunker or protected area in the face of perceived or imminent danger.

Comprehensive Health Services is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, gender identity, and sexual orientation, and other statuses protected by law.

Required Experience

Job Location

Prague, , CZ

Position Type

Full-Time/Regular