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We value your contributions. Our employee recognition programs encourage our teams to raise the bar. We are currently seeking a Flight Paramedic to join our family. Come be a part of the change!
AIRLIFE provides unique services to a large rural area in addition to providing critical care transport services to the Denver metropolitan area. Rural constituents have limited access to specialized services. The rapid access and critical care services provided by AIRLIFE during transport to higher levels of care have significantly improved patient outcomes for the rural communities. The AIRLIFE team thrives on providing cutting edge technology, skill, and service to their patients. AIRLIFE continues their mission to meet the needs of the community and the region.
As part of HCA Healthcare, we at HealthONE® serve the metro Denver area as the largest healthcare system, with more than 11,000 employees. Our eight hospitals work together to provide a higher level of care. In addition, our system includes seven freestanding emergency departments, numerous ambulatory surgery centers, seven CareNow urgent care centers and occupational medicine clinics, physician practices, medical imaging centers and AirLife Denver, which provides critical care air and ground transportation across a 10-state region. Beyond the new facilities and the workforce offerings, we also provided $7.7 million to local organizations to fund a variety of programs; and, as one of the top ten corporate philanthropists in the metro area, we at HealthONE contributed more than $1.5 million to charitable organizations in 2018 through cash and in-kind donations.
We offer you an excellent total compensation package, including competitive salary, excellent benefit package and growth opportunities. We believe in our team and your ability to do excellent work with us. Your benefits include 401k, PTO medical, dental, flex spending, life, disability, tuition reimbursement, employee discount program, employee stock purchase program and student loan repayment. We would love to talk to you about this fantastic opportunity.
The Flight/transport paramedic demonstrates advanced knowledge, skills and understands the unique aspects of the population served in the care of his/her patients.
Each service also requires specialized skills.
The delivery of care is based on the physical, psychosocial, cultural, safety and learning needs of the individual patient.
The flight/transport Paramedic may rotate to areas other than his/her assigned service area/s, and will perform only those duties for which he/she has demonstrated competency.
The flight Paramedic performs delegated duties consistent with the scope of practice and functions within the philosophy and overall plan of care delivery at AIR LIFE.
Utilizes critical thinking skills to deliver care to critically ill and/or injured patients aboard a variety of fixed wing aircraft, rotor wing aircraft and ground ambulances.
Transports may be between medical facilities or directly from the scene of an accident or illness. Assists with marketing activities of program.
Supports research projects.
We are a family 270,000 strong! Our Talent Acquisition team is reviewing applications immediately. Highly qualified candidates will be promptly contacted by our hiring managers for interviews. Submit your resume today to join our community of caring!
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Demonstrates good organizational skills.
Provides safe and appropriate patient care within the Standards of Nursing Practice at HealthONE and AirLife.
Displays appropriate judgment and problem solving skills.
Communicates positively and professionally with all internal and external customers.
Completion of Paramedic Training Program
Completion of Paramedic Training Program
Bachelor’s Degree Preferred
Minimum of five years critical care and/or busy “911” experience caring for diverse patient populations.
Previous experience caring for patients of all age groups.
Prefer previous critical care or flight transport experience.
Able to articulate and demonstrate knowledge of emergency medicine/critical care theory and practice.
LICENSURE, CERTIFICATION, REGISTRATION:
Current Colorado Certified Paramedic required.
Current BCLS, ACLS, PALS, and NRP also required at time of hire.
Paramedic National Registry NREMT-P required. FP-C required.
Critical Care endorsement by State of Colorado required at time of hire.
DEGREE OF SUPERVISION REQUIRED:
Able to work independently and autonomously with practice guidelines and medical policies and procedures with minimal support or supervision within scope of practice and parameters set forth by state and governing agencies.
Responsible for understanding and operating within the scope of practice for paramedics in all states where AirLife cares for and transports patients.
The orientation period is based on experience and continuous assessment of progress by Program Director, Chief Flight Nurse, Educators/preceptors and Medical Director/s.
Orientation typically ranges between 16-24 weeks.
Orientation includes HealthONE orientation ideally during first 2 weeks of employment.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORKING CONDITIONS:
Must be able to work in highly dynamic environment with exposure to noise, vibration and weather extremes.
Must be able to wear Night Vision Goggles (NVG’s) and helmets for extended periods of time in flight.
The weight of each helmet is approximately 3.64 pounds with the additional weight of the NVG’s of 1.84 pounds.
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