Understands the pre-hospital care and hospital care of the critically ill and injured. Maintains up-to-date knowledge base by professional journal review, seminars, in-services, and clinical practice.
Communicates effectively with hospital and pre-hospital personnel, hospital and IDPH administration, public safety and fire officials, regional health care professionals, EMS Coordinator, EMS Project Director, and EMS Medical Director. Observes chain of command for reporting variances and problems.
Provides EMT-Basic, EMT-Intermediate, EMT-Paramedic, and other training courses to qualified participants. Provides public presentations at other professional courses as appropriate.
Provides continuing education opportunities for pre-hospital care providers in the EMS System.
Participates in the EMS System Quality Improvement plan.
Serves as a liaison between Carle EMS System and member agencies.
Assists with maintenance of records of system participants.
The EMS Instructor provides high-quality educational and training opportunities to EMS System Members. Will provide Quality Assurance for system members, as well as chart review for Arrow and AirLife.
Carle Foundation Hospital