EMERGENCY CARE ASSISTANT (FREC 4 QUALIFIED)

Summary

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Emergency Doctors Medical Service (EDMS) is a specialist provider of event medical support, critical care services and inter-hospital transport based in Manningtree (Essex). Covering a wide variety of local and national events from small fun runs to large scale festivals.

Description

Emergency Care Assistant (ECA)

1. To assess, treat, transfer, refer or discharge patients presenting to you in accordance with best practice, current EDMS guidelines and within your scope of practice.

2. To provide ambulance based care to the level of FREC 4  and to be competent in all aspects of ambulance care and transport providing safe transport to or from hospital.

3. To complete the appropriate documentation relating to patient care

4. To work as part of a multidisciplinary team at large events and other contracted work – where necessary providing expert leadership of junior staff.

5. To use only equipment that is properly serviced, fit for purpose and appropriate for patient care and to ensure its cleanliness, proper use and storage

6. To ensure the security of any medicines under your charge

7. To ensure you remain up to date with all clinical skills, procedures and training in order for you to fulfil your contracted work with us

8. To maintain ambulance and other EDMS vehicles in a state of readiness when operational on them


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