Event Medicine Specialist II - SEMM (PRN/Wage)
Job ID: R0027363 | Healthcare Specialists | Part time | Charlottesville, VA
Event Medicine Specialist II provide advanced on-site medical care during mass gathering events (e.g., sporting events, concerts, or other recreational gatherings). Event Medicine Specialist II work with a multidisciplinary team of professionals to coordinate the response to illness and injury for event spectators and participants.
  • Provides direct patient care at the ALS level in accordance with Medical Transport Network guidelines and regional EMS Council protocols.
  • Documents patient condition and all treatment provided while maintaining patient confidentiality.
  • Interfaces effectively with peers and customers and assumes responsibility for professional development of self and others per department policy.
  • Ensures that assigned vehicles are cleaned and restocked after each event or patient transport.
  • Maintains safety as a primary responsibility throughout all aspects of care and transportation.
  • Reports any safety hazards to the Event Supervisor or EMS Field Ops Supervisor as soon as possible.
  • Maintains necessary certifications, skills, required continuing education, and mandatory in services.
  • In addition to the above job responsibilities, other duties may be assigned.
Position Compensation Range: $20.00 - $20.00 Hourly

Education: High School Graduate or Equivalent.

Experience: One year of ALS-level experience as a released attendant-in-charge.

Licensure: Virginia Department of Health Intermediate or Paramedic certification. American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) certifications. Unrestricted Valid Driver's License. Emergency Vehicle Operators Course (EVOC) Class II or higher.

Job requires standing for prolonged periods, frequently bending/stooping/traveling, climbing (ladder, steps), and driving. Proficient communicative, auditory and visual skills; Attention to detail and ability to write legibly; Ability to lift/push/pull > 100lbs. May be exposed to fumes, chemicals, vibrations, humidity, cold, heat, noise, outdoor climate, blood/body fluids and infectious disease.

COVID Vaccination Requirement

Due to the scope of President Biden's Executive Order 14042 issued in early September, all University employees, including remote employees, must receive their final vaccination dose by January 4, 2022, unless they have a University-approved religious or medical exemption. The University has updated policy SEC-045 to reflect these new requirements.

If hired by the Academic Division, excluding School of Medicine, School of Nursing, UVA Physicians Group, and the Health Systems Library, you will be required to provide proof of vaccination or be willing to be vaccinated by January 4, 2022. Academic employees may apply for a University-approved medical or religious exemption.

Note: Some medical and safety-sensitive positions require vaccination and are not eligible for an exemption. For more information on how vaccination requirements will apply to you, please visit the UVA New Hire Vaccination Requirements webpage.

Charlottesville, VA
Charlottesville, VA 22903

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