Responder (EMT or Paramedic Certified), part-time

Ready Responders

Las Vegas, NV, US
  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Function: Life Sciences R&D/Engineering
  • Post Date: 01/21/2021
  • Website: www.readyresponders.com
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About Ready Responders

Ready Responders was founded in 2016 with the mission of giving patients direct access to healthcare professionals in their homes and giving Responders the opportunity to provide care in their communities. Responders travel to patients’ homes to address their physical, mental, and social health needs, utilizing technology to connect with an advanced medical or behavioral health provider, and connecting them with external resources and relationships for ongoing, sustained support.

Job Description

About Us

Ready is an on-demand mobile health service that delivers non-emergency care directly to patients.  To accomplish this, Ready sends a trained health professional, which we call a “Responder,” to facilitate a telehealth visit between the patient and a licensed clinician. 

With Ready, patients now have access to quality care in their homes, 12 hours a day, 365 days a year, and talented individuals are provided the opportunity to work with a rapidly growing, mission-driven company. We hope you will join us.

What You’ll Do

  • Combine your knowledge and skills with the equipment, resources, and technology provided to deliver high quality community-based medical, behavioral, and social health services.
  • Promptly respond to calls originating from the Ready call line or app for medical needs within the community, demonstrating problem-solving skills on the scene.
  • Facilitate video consults under direct supervision of a board-certified medical provider.
  • Utilize cloud-based software on mobile devices to improve efficiency of care.
  • Coach patients in making appointments with providers and social service agencies, setting up transportation, filling prescriptions, and navigating challenges associated with hunger, housing insecurity, lack of income, etc.
  • Build trust and cultivate positive relationships with patients and motivate them to reach their goals for their mental, social, and physical health.
  • Commit to improving the health of community residents and bring safety and comfort to communities across the region

What You'll Need

  • Southern Nevada Health District EMS Certification – EMT, AEMT, or Paramedic (required)
    • SNHD EMS Certification may be obtained with a NREMT certification and Nevada driver’s license
  • BLS certification (required); ACLS certification (preferred)
    • Must be from American Heart Association or America Red Cross-approved provider
  • Emergency medical experience through EMS agency, hospital, clinic, etc. (required)
  • State driver’s license and auto insurance (required)

Must be able to maintain all required licenses and certifications and must complete all required continuing education courses.

  • 18 years of age or older
  • Pass a pre-employment drug screen
  • Provide current PPD test results
  • Clean driving record for the past three years
  • Reliable access to a personal vehicle
  • Functioning smartphone (e.g. iPhone, Samsung Galaxy, etc.)
  • Commit a minimum of 30 hours per month and maximum of 29 hours per week of availability to Ready. Shifts are scheduled based on patient demand and are not guaranteed.
  • Eligibility to work in the US without Company sponsorship for a work visa or employment-based green card
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, including but not limited to exhibiting empathy and active listening
  • Passion for working with vulnerable populations
  • Comfort with meeting patients on your own in their home or at a community-based location

What You’ll Get

  • Basic Life Support medical kit
  • Encrypted wireless iPad, including HIPAA-compliant video conferencing software and electronic medical record software
  • Access to Ready continuing education and professional development courses
  • Paid time off
  • Friendly, fun and mission-driven environment
  • Company sponsored events

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Disclaimer: Local Candidates Only
This company does NOT accept candidates from outside recruiting firms. Agency contacts are not welcome.