EMT with extensive knowledge of medical technology. Calm under pressure and level-headed in challenging situations. Highly motivated and effective at assessing emergencies of all kinds. Exceptional problem solver and decision maker. As well as a versatile EMS instructor with over just over a year of experience looking for continued growth.
Airway management techniques
Wound care expert
Volunteer firefighter/EMT in Dillingham, AK
Extensive human anatomy knowledge
Adept at multiple revival techniques
Education and Training
EMT-317MultiMed Saftey TrainingAnchorage, Alaska, United StatesEMT Certificate
Certificate: EMT Instructor16SREMSCAnchorage, AK, United States
Advanced EMT16University Alaska FairbanksFairbanks/Dillingham, Alaska, United States
National Registry of EMT - Advanced EMT
EMT-114BBAHC EMS DepartmentDillingham, Alaska, United StatesEMT Certificate
Emergency Medical Services08College of Southern NevadaLas Vegas, NVEMT Certificate: EMT Basic and Intermediate
Activities and Honors
Volunteer EMT with Dillingham Volunteer Fire Department.
2nd Place in skills competition at Alaska EMS Symposium in 2016
Clinical Assistant12/2016 to CurrentBristol Bay Area Health CorporationDillingham, AKConducted screening, diagnostic treatment and rehabilitative and supportive services as the senior nurse on a primary health care team. Recorded patients' medical history, vital statistics and test results in medical records. Delivered high-quality and compassionate treatment to indigent and low-income patient community. Actively participated in unit-based Quality Assurance Program. Sound, ethical and independent decision-making ability consistent with medical protocols. Disciplined, energetic employee who quickly establishes rapport with patients and colleagues.
EMS Instructor06/2016 to CurrentBristol Bay Area Health CorporationDillingham, AKProvide instruction for
state-approved first aid, CPR, CPR-Instructor, ETT, EMT-1, EMT-1
Refresher, and other EMS related courses in the Bristol Bay Region. Assist
in the development of disaster plans (including drills and training)
within the Bristol Bay region and Kanakanak Hospital. Coordinate EMS communications in villages having emergency response groups (first responders, SAR, ETT, EMT). Assist in the development of first responder groups in Bristol Bay regional villages. Interface with community agencies and services to enhance EMS awareness within Dillingham and in the villages.
Medevac EMT302/2015 to CurrentBristol Bay Area Health CorporationDillingham, AlaskaProvided life support services during medical emergencies on scene and en route to the hospital. Maintained a state of readiness and alertness for all assignments. Collected pertinent information from the patient, family and friends, medical records and prescriptions. Administered continuous electrocardiogram monitoring. Rapidly assessed whether life threatening criteria was present and took immediate action. Initiated plans of care based on patient assessments. Operated and maintained emergency vehicles in a safe, efficient manner while obeying all traffic laws.Maintained updated knowledge with treatment protocols, response requirements and quality assurance procedures.
ER Unit Clerk/ Health Unit Coordinator01/2014 to CurrentBristol Bay Area Health CorporationDillingham, AKPerforms registration duties related to admission and discharge of patients. Gathers all necessary information for a complete and accurate registration process for Emergency Patients and patients admitted to the Inpatient Department. Assures there is a presence at the ER registration desk. Able to retrieve and print dictations for providers as needed. Answers telephone, radios, fax machine and alarm panels quickly. Transfers calls and/or faxed paperwork to the appropriate departments or persons. Knowledge of all maintenance panels and alarms located at the Emergency Room and Inpatient including the Isolation Room panel/alarm and the Infant Abduction System. Prepares and keeps current census sheets, daily diet sheet, dietary requisitions, and delivers them to proper departments as necessary. Performs clerical duties related to the admission and discharge of patients. Makes follow-up appointments for patients as requested by discharge nurse. Makes air transportation arrangements for discharged patients including ground transportation, if needed. Assists in orientation of new staff to the unit. This includes registered nurses, medical staff and other unit clerks. Able to use the computer, ability to enter patient information into the RPMS system for admissions, discharges, transfers, acuity levels, daily reports and enters all patient names, diets and restrictions in to the Master Diet Report for the Dietary Department on a meal time basis. Communicates with Security Department on patient boarders coming in after hours for check-in. Assists in typing memos and reports as deemed necessary.
Volunteer EMT and Firefighter02/2013 to CurrentDillingham Fire DepartmentDillingham, AKProvided life support services during medical emergencies on scene and en route to the hospital. Maintained a state of readiness and alertness for all assignments. Collected pertinent information from the patient, family and friends, medical records and prescriptions. Rapidly assessed whether life threatening criteria was present and took immediate action. Initiated plans of care based on patient assessments. Operated and maintained emergency vehicles in a safe, efficient manner while obeying all traffic laws. Completed all mandatory education and training classes. Maintained updated knowledge with treatment protocols, response requirements and quality assurance procedures.