BJC Careers

EMS Dispatcher PRN

Saint Louis, MO
Clinical Services and Support


Job Description

Job ID: 1174912
Employment Status: PRN
Regular/Temporary: Regular

Your Career. Made Better.

Christian Hospital is an acute-care community hospital with 220 staffed beds, located in north St. Louis County. As a founding member of BJC HealthCare, the hospital has an expert medical staff and a diverse workforce of nearly 2,000 health care professionals who are dedicated to providing the absolute best care with the latest technology and medical advances. Christian Hospital is nationally recognized for stroke care and cardiology, and highly regarded for its excellence in emergency medicine, robotic surgery, orthopedic and spine surgery, pulmonology and wound care.

Our Northwest HealthCare campus, located six miles west of Christian Hospital in Florissant, offers the community 24-hour emergency care as well as a variety of outpatient services and physician practices.

The Emergency Medical Services Department is charged with the delivery, management and transport of patients involved in traumatic and medical emergencies.


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Role Purpose

Facilitates the dispatching, documentation, scheduling and monitoring of emergency and non-emergency EMS assignments.


Responsibilities

  • Dispatches Emergency Medical Service assignments.
  • Records all requests for Emergency Medical Service according to departmental processes.
  • Monitors Emergency Medical Service System status and utilizes departmental mobile resources.
  • Updates the computer aided dispatching system to reflect the status of the emergency medical service system.
  • Notifies applicable agencies when transport responses take place in that agency's jurisdiction.

  • Minimum Requirements

     

    Degree

  • High School Diploma or GED
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    Experience

  • <2 years
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    Supervisor Experience

  • < 2 years

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    Preferred Requirements and Additional Job Information

     

    Degree

  • Associate's Degree
  • - Emergency Med Services (EMS)

     

    Licenses & Certifications

  • EMD/EMT Training

  • Benefits Statement

    Note: not all benefits apply to all openings

    -  Comprehensive medical, dental, life insurance, and disability plan options
    -  Pension Plan*/403(b) Plan
    -  401(k) plan
    -  Tuition Assistance
    -  Health Care and Dependent Care Reimbursement Accounts
    -  On-Site Fitness Center (depending on location)
    -  Paid Time Off Program for vacation, holiday and sick time

    *Pension does not apply to Memorial Hospital, Memorial Hospital East, Memorial Medical Group, Alton Memorial or Parkland Health Center


    Legal Statement

    The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this position. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

     

    Equal Opportunity Employer