Flight for Life Critical Care Paramedic : Full Time : Variable : St. Francis Med Center (COS) -
Posted: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 1:15 AM
Penrose:St. Francis Health Services is a full:service, 522:bed acute care provider in Colorado Springs comprised of Penrose Hospital and St. Francis Medical Center. Penrose Hospital serves as the anchor hospital of Penrose:St. Francis Health Services with 364:licensed beds and the ability to provide tertiary (high tech) medical:surgical services with an emphasis on elective and outpatient care. Established in 1890, Penrose Hospital has grown to become a major health treatment and referral center, specializing in cancer care, cardiac care, emergency trauma care and physical rehabilitation. In 2008 we opened St. Francis Medical Center to keep pace with the growing needs of the Colorado Springs community on the north side of the city. St. Francis Medical Center features 172:beds and offers a modern Birth Center, Level IIIA Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Care Unit, Emergency Department, Level III Trauma Center, Imaging Services, Surgical Services, and Critical Care Unit. It is also serves as Southern Colorados home base for the Flight For Life(r) Colorado air medical helicopter service. Its an incredible time to join us as we celebrate our sixth consecutive year as one of Americas 50 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades and recent Magnet Hospital designation from the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) for superior quality in nursing care. With 300+ days of annual sunshine, mild winters and easy access places like Pikes Peak, Garden of the Gods and some of Colorados top destination resorts, you will enjoy an incredible lifestyle while having the career youve always wanted. For more information about Penrose : St. Francis Health Services, visit penrosestfrancis/.
Job Description/Job Posting ID:
Recruiter Contact: Donna Rigdon ( )
Clinic/Department: 7426 SAH AIR AMBULANCE AT PENROSE
Hospital: ST ANTHONY MEDICAL CAMPUS
As a member of the Transport Crew, assists in meeting the physical and emotional needs of ill and injured patients. Promotes safe and efficient operation of Flight For Life.
Education Requirements (i.e., BSN, High School Diploma, GED)
:High School Diploma or GED;
:3 years experience as a Paramedic provider in the pre:hospital area with a 911 response agency
:2 years experience driving an ambulance
:Clean driving record for the past two years
License/Certifications (i.e., RN, ARRT,BLS, ACLS, BLS)
:Colorado State Paramedic Certification required.
:ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support Certificate); PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support Certification) or within 6 months of hire/transfer date.
:TPATC (Transport Provider Advanced Trauma Course) or ATLS (Advanced Trauma Life Support) within 12 months of hire/transfer date
:NRP (Neonatal Resuscitation Program) within 12 months of hire/transfer date
:C:FP (Certified Flight Paramedic) Within 2 years of hire/transfer date.
:Must maintain currency in all certifications required by CAMTS, (Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems)
:Valid Driver's License and pass the annual Pre Check review of their driving record for safe vehicle operations.
Position Reports To:
:RN Clinical Coordinator
Position Duties (essential job functions, INCLUDE OF TIME)
Patient Care 60
:Assists in providing a safe environment essential to the health and well:being of all individuals in the air medical transport environment, including universal precautions, air and ground safety.
:At the direction of the Flight Nurse, assist in performing a rapid survey of life threatening conditions as well as secondary physical assessment, including medical history, current medications, and allergies.
:In consultation with the Flight Nurse, assists in prioritizing and planning appropriate transport care.
:At the direction of the Flight Nurse, assis
• Location: Colorado Springs
• Post ID: 52412097 coloradosprings