* Volunteers *
caring? Helpful? People oriented?
Do you like doing a job that is rewarding?
Well look no further ...
|WE need YOU and YOUR community NEEDS YOU!!!|
|The Macedon Town Volunteer Ambulance is your answer!! It was formed in 2008 to assist with the Town of Macedon Ambulance. We are committed to providing the highest level of Pre-hospital Care to the residents of Macedon and surrounding communities through continued training and education. We average over 700 calls per year offering 24/7 coverage with both Basic Life Support and Advanced Life Support teams.|
|We're always looking for help in the following areas:|
Has primary responsibility for
emergency and pre-hospital
care of patients. In cases of multiple victims, or when
caring for critical patients, there will be great emotional
strain on the Medic. The physical stress is great, as when
lifting patients on gurney or performing CPR.
The duties are the same as
Medic but does not have primary
responsibility for patient care. A Medic Aide would be the
third or fourth member of a crew.
Must assist the Medic in First
Aid and obtain needed
equipment. Physical stress is great when lifting patients
onto a gurney or performing CPR. Responsible for the
safe transport of the emergency response crew and/or
patient(s) and monitoring radio frequencies for all
communications. Road conditions and patient conditions
can create a stressful situation.