Call Taker- Emergency Services, Co Donegal

Ballyshannon, Co Donegal
CPL Healthcare € 14.63 - 17.07 Per hour Full time Save This Job
Pay
€ 14.63 - 17.07 Per hour
Hours
Full time
Type
Bank
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Posted
28 Dec 2021
Closes
25 Jun 2022

Job Description

Call Takers - National Ambulance Service, Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal

Cpl Healthcare in partnership with the National Ambulance Service are recruiting for a number of Call Takers for a temporary assignments commencing in early January 2022.

Apply now for immediate interview.

Vacancies exist in Ambulance Command and Control Centre, intermediate care service with further training to work in emergency services.

Positions will be based in Ballyshannon, Co. Donegal with some initial training in Dublin.

The main purpose of the Intermediate Care Service is to provide inter hospital and inter-facility transfer of patients in order to support the Acute Hospitals planning/bed management and discharge policies.
Pre-hospital emergency care is delivered by our Advanced Paramedics and Paramedics in emergency ambulances

An extensive training program of will be provided. Attendance and availability for same are mandatory.

The Role:
The Emergency Medical Call Taker (EMCT) is responsible for the efficient and effective call taking of Emergency, Intermediate Care and related calls and requests in order to meet service users needs in a timely manner and within the framework of policies, procedures and guidelines.

Duties of the role include:
Ensure compliance with Standing Operational Procedures and foster good working relationships within the Control Centre
Maintain agreed response cover in the region
To ensure that all requests for Emergency Medical Services and Intermediate Care Services are dealt with appropriately with particular emphasis on can do approach ensuring the best outcomes for all patients and clients.
To achieve emergency activation and response times standards in line with the PHECC EMS Dispatch Standard, comply with all call categorisation as determined by a Medical Priority Dispatch System.
To comply with AQUA Audit on personal and Centre performance
Operate alternative referral pathways systems focussed on providing a more appropriate service to patients other than an ambulance or attendance at an Emergency Dept.
Be responsible for the effective and efficient pre planning of routine patient transport and associated transport schedules
Mobilise and brief as appropriate Ambulance Crews, Intermediate Care Operative crews, health services (hospital and community based) and other agencies as required
Liaise with non-health service agencies as required
Provide appropriate pre - arrival and post - dispatch instructions in response to calls in a prompt and timely manner

The Person:
Excellent PC and IT skills
Excellent communication and interpersonal skill
A basic typing speed of at least 30 wpm by touch typing
Qualification as an Emergency Medical Technician is desirable, but not essential

Available to commence in January 2022

Please forward a copy of your CV to Apply or call Brian on Applyfor a job spec and further information.

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Ref: JO-2112-482648

Job Details

Call Taker- Emergency Services, Co Donegal

Ballyshannon, Co Donegald CPL Healthcare
Pay
€ 14.63 - 17.07 Per hour
Job level
Qualified (non-manager)
Hours
Full time
Posted
28 Dec 2021
Type
Bank
Closes
25 Jun 2022

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