The Dispatcher is responsible for dispatching and coordinating the appropriate personnel in response to service request, process requests by field crews for assistance, and facilitating the information between field crews, agencies, hospitals, and administrative staff as needed.
High School Diploma or equivalent is required
Call taking Experience
EMT-Basic or higher level licensure/certification is preferred.
Demonstrate map reading skills
Functional understanding of communications equipment (telephone, radios, recording equipment, and computers,.)
Current National Academy of Emergency Medical Dispatch
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.