Operational Emergency Care Practitioner At Mediclinic Pretoria
Operational Emergency Care Practitioner
Mediclinic Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa
About the job
Mediclinic is an international private healthcare services group, founded in South Africa in 1983, with divisions in Switzerland, Southern Africa (South Africa and Namibia) and the United Arab Emirates.
The Group is focused on providing specialist-orientated, multidisciplinary services across the continuum of care in such a way that the Group will be regarded as the most respected and trusted provider of healthcare services by patients, medical practitioners, funders and regulators of healthcare in each of its markets.
MAIN PURPOSE OF JOB
To deliver excellent critical care within the operational environment based on sound clinical judgment, current evidence, and to display clinical leadership with ER24.
KEY RESPONSIBILITY AREAS
Oversee and ensure operational readiness for emergency calls
Administer patient care in line with scope of practice
Market and maintain a positive public image for ER24
Provide basic shift administration services
Required EducationESSENTIAL EDUCATION: Bachelors of Technology (Btech) Emergency Medical Care or Bachelor Emergency Medical Care
DESIRED EDUCATION: Successful completion of training related to Clinical Practice Guidelines published by the Health Professions Council of South Africa will be advantageous. If not compliant with the clinical practice guidelines at the time of application you will be required to complete this training during your probation period if successful in your application.
Required ExperienceESSENTIAL MINIMUM EXPERIENCE: Newly qualified ECP / Operational EMS experience
DESIRED EXPERIENCE: Previous EMS Operational experience
Required Job Skills And Knowledge
- Facilities, travel routes and demographical area
- HPCSA guidelines and scope of practice
- Application of best practice
- EMS environment
- Proficiency in the English language (written and verbal)
- Computer literate (Microsoft Office)
- Patient Report Forms