Paramedic Resume Samples

A Paramedic undertakes the task of responding to emergency medical calls, transporting patients safely and providing on-site aid. The job description entails assessing the patient’s condition, implementing first-aid procedures, filing reports, transporting patients between hospitals and maintaining equipment. A well-drafted Paramedic Resume mentions the following duties and tasks – operating ambulance equipment, responding immediately to radio transmissions; leading and coordinating the team quickly during emergencies; evaluating the condition of the patient, performing preliminary diagnosis; and monitoring patient’s condition en route to hospitals.

Key skills required for the post include – a caring and outgoing personality; good level of physical fitness; the ability to make swift decisions and stay calm; knowledge of medical procedures and terminologies; excellent working knowledge of medical equipment and devices; and compassion towards human pain. A high school diploma and a licensed paramedic is a must.

Paramedic And Supervisor Resume

Summary : Accomplished and energetic Paramedic with a solid history of achievement in EMS and Urgent Care Work. Motivated leader with strong organizational and prioritization abilities. Areas of expertise include clinical diagnosis, compassionate interpersonal relationship with patients and family while focusing on the appropriate use of resources. To obtain a challenging position in a medical setting that will allow me to gain experience working with a diverse and challenging population of patients.

Skills : Active Learning, Active Listening, Coordination, Speaking, Service Orientation, Medicine And Dentistry, Social Perceptiveness, Monitoring, Judgment And Decision Making

Description :

  • Recording patients' medical history, vital statistics, or information such as test results in medical records.
  • Preparing treatment rooms for patient examinations, keeping the rooms neat and clean.
  • Interviewing patients to obtain medical information and measure their vital signs, weight, and height.
  • Authorizing drug refills and providing prescription information to pharmacies.
  • Explaining treatment procedures, medications, diets, or physicians' instructions to patients.
  • Collecting blood, tissue, or other laboratory specimens, log the specimens and preparing them for testing.
  • Helping physicians examine and treat patients, handing them instruments or materials or performing such tasks as giving injections or removing sutures.
  • Operating x-ray, electrocardiogram, or other equipment to administer routine diagnostic tests.
  • Contacting medical facilities or departments to schedule patients for tests or admission.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
High School Diploma


Lead Paramedic Resume

Summary : A dedicated, professional, experienced Paramedic and Licensed Practical Nurse with experience in hospital, long term, home care, and emergency settings. Hardworking emergency medical professional desires an opportunity within an established college or teaching organization to teach and guide new medics. Current EMT-Paramedic, Provider CPR, and ACLS and PALS Instructor.

Skills : Customer Service, Computer, Budget And Finance, MS Office, EKG Monitoring And Rhythm Interpretation, IV Therapy, Patient Documentation.

Description :

  • Performed necessary evaluation and treatment based on patient presentation and acuity level.
  • Advanced protocols included rapid sequence induction intubation, surgical airways, and steroidal treatments for spinal cord injuries.
  • Took all necessary steps to ensure the prompt stabilization and transport of critically ill and injured patients to hospitals throughout the area, exercising strong independent judgment to prioritize decisions under stressful conditions.
  • Designed logistics ordering and organization for emergency room operations.
  • Maintained and restocked medical equipment and supplies, ensured replacement of damaged equipment and decontamination of the ambulance when necessary.
  • Safeguarded and disclosed patient information in accordance with the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA).
  • Communicated with professional medical personnel and cross-functional teams to obtain instructions regarding treatment.
  • Responded quickly to patient and family needs; maintain order at scenes including crowd disbursement and restraint of family and friends.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associates


Master Firefighter/EMT/Paramedic Resume

Summary : Energetic Master Firefighter/EMT/Paramedic with a strong background in pre-hospital emergency care services. Over 8 years of experience with expertise in all aspect of emergency care. Recognized a medical emergency and made a reasonable and acceptable differential diagnosis. Performed critical physical examinations. Anticipated potentially life-threatening occurrences of non-cardiac emergencies and instituted appropriate emergency therapy where essential for the preservation of life. Dealt with medical and emotional needs of any victim of acute illness or injury with the goal of reducing mortality. Responsible for managing and directing all first responders at the scene of a medical emergency.

Skills : Microsoft Office Suite, Firefighting, Fire Safety, Technical Rescue, Healthcare Provider

Description :

  • Responded to a wide variety of emergency alarms, such as structural and environmental fires, traffic accidents, natural gas leaks, medical emergencies, and hazardous material spills.
  • Fought fires under departmental procedures and as directed by a fire company officer, connected and laid hose lines, set ladders and operates fire streams.
  • Used hand and power tools to ventilate and enter burning structures for the purpose of extinguishing fires and to perform search and rescue operations.
  • Raised, lowered and climbed ladders to enter structures; performed salvage, clean up and overhaul operations during and after fires to remove hazards and protect property.
  • Provided paramedic medical emergency response at the advanced life support level, including initial patient and situation assessment, cardiopulmonary resuscitation and trauma emergency medical care.
  • Prepared patients and assisted fellow paramedics in advanced life support emergency medical care.
  • Participated in specialized rescue operations, including aerial and underground situations involving the use of rigging and shoring.
  • Operated specialized hand and power tools and equipment to rescue traffic accident victims.
  • Cleaned, serviced and made minor repairs to ensure the operational readiness of vehicles, apparatus, hoses and emergency equipment.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associates

EMT-Paramedic Resume

Objective : Accomplished and seasoned EMT-Paramedic with more than one plus years of experience with a commitment to excellent patient care. Responsible member of Riverside Medical Center's magnet committee in which the hospital achieved magnet status. To provide a concise background of the skills, knowledge, and experiences that I have attained which will aid potential employers in assessing my potential quality as their future employee. To acquire a position within your company that provides a challenging and stable environment that enables growth and personal development.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Data Entry, Powerpoint, Operations, Documentation, Accounting, Research, Risk Management, Public Speaking, Medical Terminology

Description :

  • Provided direct patient care within the scope of practice of an EMT-basic.
  • Maintained a professional attitude and appearance to maximize patient satisfaction and operational excellence.
  • Worked alongside a paramedic, affording me the opportunity to receive constructive criticism and supplemental training in areas of unfamiliarity.
  • Provided both routine and emergent transportation of patients following on-site stabilization of life-threatening symptoms.
  • Performed on-site triage to expeditiously determine the appropriate echelon of care necessary to minimize mortality and morbidity.
  • Attended continuing education sessions and completed online training to remain updated on standard operating procedures, operation of new equipment, and evolving national guidelines for emergency management.
  • Inspected equipment and resolved deficiencies prior to in-service operations.
  • Conducted end of shift cleaning, sanitation, and resupply of equipment, as well as base cleanup activities to promote an organized, sanitary workstation.
  • Documented all patient encounters in a concise, factual, chronological manner from the moment of dispatch to transfer of care.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Mobile Intensive Care Paramedic Resume

Summary : National Registry Paramedic/Mobile Intensive Care Paramedic with over 17 years of progressively responsible paramedic and medical experience in a fast-paced and dynamic on-call environment. Seeking to secure a paramedic position with a reputable company where I can continue to develop and enhance my skills and knowledge in the medical field and to use my past training and experience to help others.

Skills : Paramedic, EKG, IV Therapy, Emergency Vehicle Operations, Dependable, Multitasking, Interpersonal, Communication.

Description :

  • Responded to emergency calls and provided high-quality patient care for the duration of transport.
  • Acted and shift supervisor when the regular supervisor was ill or on vacation.
  • Transported critical patients to appropriate health care facilities that are a higher level or specialized in pediatric illnesses.
  • Interpreted limited histories and used physical examinations to identify potential underlying critical issues.
  • Monitored patients for changes, and reviewed and revised plans accordingly.
  • Demonstrated high standards of performance, including teamwork, communication, and compassion.
  • Kept vehicles ready for emergencies by cleaning them and keeping medical supplies stocked.
  • Strictly protected the confidentiality of all information related to patient care activities and ems operations.
  • Retained records and complete patient care, insurance, and evaluation forms in an accurate, timely fashion.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Certification

Remote Paramedic/HSE Specialist Resume

Summary : Nationally registered Remote Paramedic/HSE Specialist with 8 years as a paramedic. Extensive hands-on medical experience in high energy on-call environments with the past 2+ years serving as an operations commander with a high volume, privately owned EMS service. To employ my knowledge and experience with the intention of securing a professional career with an opportunity for challenges and career advancement, while gaining knowledge of new skills and expertise.

Skills : Firefighter, Paramedic, Instructor, Emergency Vehicle Driver/Operator, Computer Literate, Multi-Line Phone System, Customer Service

Description :

  • Treated and transported their patients to the most appropriate emergency department.
  • Assessed the condition of each patient, examining injuries and registering the patient's vital signs.
  • Provided appropriate treatments and place patients on a backboard and/or stretcher before loading them into the ambulance.
  • Administered medications orally and intravenously, interpret electrocardiograms, performed endotracheal intubations, and used monitors and other complex equipment.
  • On the way to the hospital, consulted with an emergency room doctor via two-way radio or telephone to receive authorization to perform certain procedures.
  • Upon arrival at the hospital, unloaded the patient and brief the emergency room staff on his/her condition.
  • Documented the details of the "run" and cleaned the ambulance before responding to the next emergency call.
  • Transported stable patients to testing facilities or another hospital while monitoring their conditions.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School

Lead Paramedic Resume

Summary : A highly resourceful, innovative and committed Lead Paramedic with experience in handling medical/traumatic emergencies while providing the utmost patient-focused care. Ability to manage demanding situations that involve acute injuries/illnesses. Strong team player with a focus on team building. Now looking for a new and challenging position with a reputable service where I can utilize/enhance my experience and knowledge to assist the ill and injured.

Skills : Advanced Life Support, Basic Life Support, Medication Administration Via Multiple Routes, Hospital And Pre-hospital Background

Description :

  • Responsible for the preparedness of their partner's, equipment, and supplies for a continuous response, care, and disposition of all requests for service.
  • Ensuring proper documentation of services rendered, and in general, ensuring that their team functions according to established policies, protocols, and procedures.
  • Has full authority to direct other team members and address questions according to established policies, protocols, and procedures.
  • Responsible for the administration of emergency medical care to the sick and injured.
  • Providing direct patient care per the medical director's authorization and protocols.
  • Accurately completing patient care reports, billing information, and all other associated documentation in a timely manner.
  • Completing daily vehicle and supply checklists and assisting with vehicle re-supply, vehicle, and equipment decontamination, and general readiness-related tasks.
  • Providing ALS treatments for the acute ill / injured while maintaining above average BLS care.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
High School Diploma

Remote Paramedic Resume

Objective : Registered Remote Paramedic experienced in critical care. Established in assessments, education regarding medications and treatment, lab work, documentation with a care plan for diagnosis, and administration of treatment procedures Computer skilled, managing heavy daily patient volume including triage. Experienced in all documentation/record maintenance/paperwork to ensure accuracy and patient confidentiality Proficient in all areas of major and minor procedures.

Skills : EMS Education, Emergency Management, Operations, Training And Development, Logistics, System Status Management, Project Management.

Description :

  • Providing initial emergency medical care in the pre-hospital setting, engaging in life support and life-saving activities evaluate and administer advanced first aid and life maintenance measures.
  • Operating bio-medical telemetry equipment, monitoring and deciphers human life vital signs of heart, respiration, blood pressure, pulse.
  • Performing other direct medical actions on monitoring physician's order such as rotating tourniquets, cardioversion, and repeat defibrillation.
  • Attending training classes to maintain certification licensure, keep abreast of new developments in the field, or maintain existing knowledge.
  • Coordinating the work with other emergency medical team members or police or fire department personnel.
  • Assessing the nature and extent of illness or injury to establish and prioritize medical procedures.
  • Maintaining vehicles and medical and communication equipment and replenish first aid equipment and supplies.
  • Performing emergency diagnostic and treatment procedures, such as stomach suction, airway management, or heart monitoring, during the ambulance ride.
  • Administering first aid treatment or life support care to sick or injured persons in prehospital settings.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Emergency Medicine

Paramedic / Medical Assistant Resume

Summary : Experienced Paramedic / Medical Assistant with solid ability to perform technical medical skills with a high degree of accuracy. Able to understand and effectively deal with emotional and medical needs of victims of injuries, acute illnesses, or psychological emergencies and maintain a professional and objective approach to caring for ill or injured persons. Open to learning new concepts in rescue and medical skills, and techniques in pre-hospital care. Skilled at performing a variety of limited mechanical work involved in the use, testing and maintenance of rescue and medical equipment and directing and teaching other personnel.

Skills : Fast Thinking, Rapid Patient Assessments, Calm Under Pressure, Defensive Driving Training, Catastrophic Emergency ResponseTraining, Sound Decision Maker

Description :

  • Assessed patient condition through physical and verbal exams and by collecting information from others at the scene.
  • Performed cardiac pacing and needle thoracotomy with great care and expertise.
  • Interpreted limited histories and used physical examinations to identify potential underlying critical issues.
  • Monitored patients for changes, and reviewed and revised plans accordingly.
  • Promoted team effort when working with dispatch center, external public safety agencies and health care providers.
  • Demonstrated high standards of performance, including teamwork, communication, and compassion.
  • Strictly protected the confidentiality of all information related to patient care activities and EMS operations.
  • Collected pertinent information from the patient, family, and friends, medical records and prescriptions.
  • Operated and maintained emergency vehicles in a safe, efficient manner while obeying all traffic laws.
  • Rapidly assessed whether life-threatening criteria was present and took immediate action.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Consultant
Education
Education
Certification

Senior Paramedic Resume

Summary : Experienced Senior Paramedic with solid ability to perform technical medical skills with a high degree of accuracy. Able to understand and effectively deal with emotional and medical needs of victims of injuries, acute illnesses, or psychological emergencies and maintain a professional and objective approach to caring for ill or injured persons. Open to learning new concepts in rescue and medical skills, and techniques in pre-hospital care. Skilled at performing a variety of limited mechanical work involved in the use, testing and maintenance of rescue and medical equipment and directing and teaching other personnel.

Skills : Customer Service, Military, Documentation, Excel, EKG, Inventory Management, Leadership Development, Powerpoint, Research, Training, Teaching, Teamwork

Description :

  • Maintained a state of readiness and alertness for all assignments.
  • Maintained updated knowledge with treatment protocols, response requirements, and quality assurance procedures. 
  • Transported patients to proper hospital and reported and documented patient findings, treatments, and responses to receiving facility.
  • Operated emergency vehicles in transporting patients during emergency situations.
  • Provided paramedic services such as basic life support, CPR and emergency treatment, both on-scene and in transport to medical facilities.
  • Provided care for critically ill patients demonstrating good judgment, sound situational awareness and the ability to work with fire departments, quick response units, BLS ambulance services, and police department.
  • Provided patient care according to clinical protocols and safety requirements.
  • Developed and utilized triage skills to provide optimal efficiency during calls.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate