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Community Health Systems, Inc.

Emergency Medical Tech I

Community Health Systems, Inc. - Forrest City, AR

Emergency Medical Tech I

Community Health Systems

Forrest City

AR

Job #675295257

Description:

Responds to an emergency call, assesses the situation, obtains a basic medical history and physical examination of the patient, and provides emergency care at the scene and during transit to the hospital. Utilizes necessary medical equipment to treat the patient and ascertains the extent of their injuries or illness. Communicates with the medical care facility receiving the patient about the patient's condition, status, and arrival time. R Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. Typically reports to a manager.

Qualifications

equires a high school diploma, registration with the EMT National Registry, licensure by state EMS Authority, and 2-4 years of related experience. Familiar with standard concepts, practices, and procedures within a particular field.

Job:

Ambulance

Organization:

Ambulance Services of Forrest City

Location:

AR-Forrest City

Requisition ID:

1826664

Updated 05/30/2018

21 days 14 hours ago

Community Health Systems, Inc.

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Emergency Medical Tech I Community Health Systems, Inc. - Forrest City, AR, United States

   

Location: Forrest City, AR

Company Profile:
Community Health Systems is founded with the first purchase of a hospital in May 1985. The second hospital purchase took place soon thereafter in January 1986. 1991: The company issues its initial public offering. June 1996: An affiliate of Forstmann Little & Co. acquires the company in a $1.1 billion leveraged buyout. Month 1997: Wayne T. Smith is recruited as President and Chief Executive Officer, adding Chairman of the Board Responsibilities in 2001. His appointment as CEO begins a period of exponential growth through acquisitions and improved operations. June 2000: Community Health Systems, Inc. is taken public for the second time on the New York Stock Exchange trading under the symbol CYH with an initial offering price of $13 per share. July 2007: Community Health Systems, Inc. completes the acquisition of Triad Hospitals, Inc. adding more than 50 hospitals and nearly doubling the size of the organization. The acquisition includes subsidiary Quorum Health Resources, LLC (QHR), a hospital management and consulting company with approximately 150 independent community hospital clients. January 2014: Community Health Systems, Inc. completes the acquisition of Health Management Associates, Inc., adding approximately 70 hospitals to the organization.