EMT Medical Director

Location: Oregon - Salem
Duration: Permanent - Part Time
Job ID: 22422279
Category: Emergency Medicine Physician Job
Company: Locums, Inc.
Contact: Duncan Niederer
Job Posted: 09/18/20

EMT Medical Director - 22422279

Locums, Inc. needs you! We are seeking an Emergency Medicine Physician for the role of Medical Director for the Salem, OR Fire Department EMT service.  We seek to place the best!   

Job Responsibilities:

 - Provide medical control and oversight for EMT protocols including equipment & pharmaceuticals, best-practice medical care, EMS policy, medical case review community-oriented training programs such as CERT, CPS and AED programs

- Routinely perform ride-alongs with EMT staff on pre-hospital emergency response calls

- Indirectly observe EMT care through reports, communications, technical skill knowledge patient & physician reviews

- Design, evaluation, and administer a continuous quality improvement (CQI) and a

comprehensive quality assurance program (CQA)

- Develop, review, or revise written operational and medial protocol procedures

- Work with EMT training officer to help develop, plan, and deliver CME for EMT staff

- Provide quarterly reports outlining the Services provided in the preceding quarter

- Partner with Salem’s ambulance provider as Supervising Physician

 

Qualifications:

 - Active and unrestricted Oregon state [link removed]

- Active medical staff privileges at a hospital in Oregon

- Current Certification by the American Board of Emergency Medicine

- Possess thorough knowledge of Oregon laws and rules for EMS providers

 

 

Position Particulars:

- Malpractice, General Liability, and Workman’s Comp Insurance provided

- Contract term is for two years with option to extend to five years

- EMT Medical Director is expected to provide a minimum of 8 hours weekly toward the position

- EMT Medical Director must be willing to attend the National Association of EMS Physicians EMS Medical Directors Course and Practicum classes in January 2021 (or show evidence of previous attendance)