NET Dispatcher (2nd shift)

Dispatcher
GAAA - Galveston, Texas

Jun 26, 2020


Application Deadline:
Jul 31, 2020

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$$14.91 hourly

Job Description

Make a difference in our community and join our EMS team!  Are you ready for the challenge?

Galveston County Health District is seeking a NET Dispatcher (2nd Shift)!

The right candidate will be responsible for receiving, coordinating, and dispatching non-emergency transport requests, in addition to completing necessary documentation related to transports and updating all necessary forms with information required for each transport.

We can offer you:

• Excellent benefits; including an Amazing retirement package, Affordable medical insurance, Paid time off plans, FREE life insurance, FREE long term disability, FREE parking and much, much more! 

• Team-oriented environment

• Hourly Rate:  $14.91

*Required 2nd shift hours: 4pm to 1am

We want you to join our team of professionals and begin a long term career with us! If you meet the criteria listed below, please apply.

Required:

Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent

Minimum one year experience related to patient care or dispatching non-emergency transfer preferred, but not require

Knowledge of general office procedures and equipment

Ability for spur of the moment transportation without relying on organization vehicles

Must possess or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Texas for the type of vehicle or equipment operated

Department of Motor Vehicle check may be required, if applicable

Customer Service Oriented

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Excellent Computer Skills MS Office

Must be willing and able to work evening and weekend hours if necessary

Must be in compliance with GCHD Immunizations policy

Must be in compliance with ICS training requirements

Must pass criminal background check and drug/alcohol screening

_An equivalent combination of education and work experience which appropriately demonstrates the knowledge, skills and abilities to perform the above described essential functions will be considered when hiring for this role. _

Traditional Duties:

Process all requests for non-emergency transport which includes scheduling patient transports from hospitals, nursing homes, etc.

Complete the transport log for each request received (which includes taking all the pertinent patient medical information, demographics and insurance information) on a daily basis

Schedule transports in a way that they are completed in a timely manner with available resources

Adjust the schedule of transports (both local and long distance) to best meet the needs of patients and the resources available on a continuous basis

Keep track of ambulance status (i.e., enroute, arrived, in service, etc.)

Obtain prior approval from EMS Supervisor before a transport request is given away to an outside service

Complete insurance verification and reviewing patient care reports for documentation compliance

Track all activity in designated software/spreadsheet collecting complete and accurate data to be used for reports to, advisory groups, and community stakeholders; as related to dispatching

Performs other duties as assigned by supervisor

To apply please visit ++http://www.gchd.org/about-us/career-opportunities++ and fill out our online application.  Applications can be submitted by fax to (409) 938-2284, emailed to ++apply@gchd.org++ or in person at 9850-A, Suite A-111, Emmett F. Lowry Expressway, Texas City, TX 77591.

No Phone Calls Please

ADA/EEO/DFWP

Our Mission: Protecting and Promoting the Optimal Health and Well-Being of Galveston County

Job Requirements

  • Age: 18+
  • Education: Graduation from an accredited high school or equivalent
  • Experience: One year preferred

Contact Informaton

Maria Rojas

GAAA
2105 Ann Marie
Galveston, Texas 77551
phone: 409-938-2260

How to Apply

To apply please visit ++http://www.gchd.org/about-us/career-opportunities++ and fill out our online application.  Applications can be submitted by fax to (409) 938-2284, emailed to ++apply@gchd.org++ or in person at 9850-A, Suite A-111, Emmett F. Lowry Expressway, Texas City, TX 77591.

No Phone Calls Please

ADA/EEO/DFWP

Our Mission: Protecting and Promoting the Optimal Health and Well-Being of Galveston County

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