Medical Director, Center for Emergency Medical Services (CEMS) at the Ohio State University (OSU) Wexner Medical Center.
Qualifications: EMS physician with relevant operational, clinical, educational, and research experience.
The CEMS serves as an expert resource for the current EMS systems, with an aim to improve outcomes for time sensitive disease states and mass casualty, including cardiac arrest, trauma, stroke and other disease entities and for patients in our communities (see http://www.centerforems.osu.edu ). By uniting the efforts of the pre-hospital providers with those of the hospital-based teams, the CEMS is dedicated to providing the community with the best opportunity for survival and quality of life. In partnership with the EMS community, we want to continue to develop the relationship between pre-hospital care and in-hospital care. The Medical Director reports to the Chair of Emergency Medicine at OSU, and works with staff, residents, fellows and faculty to improve and integrate EMS care overall.
As the only academic medical center in central Ohio, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center provides state-of-the-art medical facilities as well as excellence in patient care, education and research. We offer opportunities to combine a clinical practice with research offering three different tracts of practice: clinical, clinical-research and research. One of America's most comprehensive medical campuses, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center is a major referral center for the Midwest. We are located in Columbus, OH – the 15th largest city in the U.S. – offering diverse recreational, cultural, athletic and creative opportunities, as well as great neighborhoods.
Qualified, interested candidates (board prepared or certified emergency medicine physicians, with EMS fellowship training) please submit CV to:
Kam Carlberg, Senior Leadership and Faculty Recruitment
The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center
Phone: (614) 366-1126
To build a diverse workforce, the Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center encourages applications from individuals with disabilities, minorities, veterans, and women. Ohio State is an EEO/AA Employer
ASSISTANT TO THE EMS MEDICAL DIRECTOR
(Job Opening ID #503652)
Full-time position available with the City of KCMO’s Office of the City Manager. Normal Work Days/Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. Responsible for medical and administrative reviews with regards to the application of pre-hospital medical emergency protocols by pre-hospital emergency medical personnel. Reviews medical care, procedures and practices of all city-credentialed out-of-hospital providers, including Paramedics, Emergency Medical Technicians, and Emergency Medical Dispatchers. Performs random ePCR and field audits as directed by the EMS Medical Director. Receives and responds to complaints in order to assess the quality and consistency of service delivery. Makes recommendations for corrective measures in writing and/or through informal discussions with the EMS Medical Director. Works alongside the Patient Safety System and Patient Safety Organization. Reviews EMS dispatch procedures and emergency vehicle response times for compliance with the KCMO Ambulance Ordinance. Reviews service delivery, procedures and practices of Base Station Physicians using quality assurance audits. Manages patient outcomes information and databases. Verifies Emergency Medical Service personnel credentials as current and maintained. Inspects ambulances to assure all medical equipment is operational and complete, medications are current and stored properly, safety systems and equipment are in place and functional and external emergency lights and sirens are functioning properly. Prepares and provides training to EMS personnel, using both classroom and didactic methods. Prepares and provides ongoing call review to EMS personnel. Assists in administering regional and local tests as needed. Develops, conducts and publishes independent research. Attends meetings and/or represents the Office of the EMS Medical Director as directed. REQUIRES high school graduation, current paramedic or nursing license with 2 years of field and/or clinical experience. Preferences given to candidates with at least 5 years of pre-hospital experience (ground or flight-based); an accredited Master’s degree in public health or public administration; experience in developing, conducting and publishing research products; knowledge of quality assurance/continuous quality improvement programs; experience in database management (SQL or other database management and Microsoft Office); the National Registry of EMT-P and current Missouri Paramedic License; and, if not current, ability to become licensed in the State of Missouri. Salary Range: $3,239-$5,588/month. Applications accepted until position filled. Apply online at www.kcmo.org/jobs. EOE. The City of Kansas City, Missouri is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse workforce.
State of Maryland
Emergency Medical Services Board
Announcement of Search For
Maryland Institute for
Emergency Medical Services Systems
The Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Board is seeking an Executive Director with superior credentials to manage the emergency medical services system for the State of Maryland. A candidate must be a board certified physician with demonstrated excellence and experience in managing an EMS or related health care organization. Eligibility for the subspecialty board in EMS is preferred and a candidate must have expertise in systems of care for the treatment of trauma, STEMI, stroke, and other emergency medical conditions. A minimum of five years of academic pursuits is desirable.
The Executive Director is the administrative head of the Maryland Institute for EMS Systems (MIEMSS), an independent state agency, and provides administrative support for the EMS Board which is responsible for developing the statewide EMS plan. This important position coordinates and oversees the State’s five EMS regions; the planning and operation of EMS with the federal, state, and county governments; the training, certification, and licensure of EMS providers; research and education related to EMS; emergency and specialty referral centers and systems for the treatment of emergency/critically ill or injured patients. The Executive Director is responsible for the implementation of all programmatic, operational, and administrative components of MIEMSS and is required to work closely with public and private agencies, health care institutions and universities, the Maryland State Police Aviation Command, the Maryland Fire and Rescue Institute, and career and volunteer fire and EMS services throughout the state.
A qualified candidate will be a respected leader and visionary in EMS; able to bring continuous improvement to emergency and trauma care; possess strong personal values and ethics; able to effectively solve problems; able to empower others to work together; able to build teams and coalitions; understand government and the legislative process; be committed to education and research; have strong interpersonal skills and be dedicated to keeping the State of Maryland on the cutting edge of emergency medical and trauma care.
A letter of application, including detailed curriculum vitae, must be submitted to: Jeannie Abramson
Maryland Institute for EMS Systems
653 West Pratt Street
For additional information, contact Jeannie Abramson via email.
Equal Opportunity Employer