Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: November 27, 2022
Provides direct patient care during air and ground critical care
- PRN, No guaranteed days or hours
- Days and hours may vary
- Provides patient care during all phases of the transport from
initial contact until care is relinquished to appropriate team
member at the accepting medical facility.
- Documents patient assessment, evaluation, interventions,
patient response to therapy, changes in condition, and procedures
within the established timeframe. Participates in Pre and Post
Transport briefings. Provides patient follow up to referral
- Ensures equipment is in working order, noting any discrepancies
and ensuring steps toward resolution. Completes all required
vehicle and equipment checklists.
- Collaborates across disciplines to drive success and improve
outcomes. Provides safety and clinical education to referring
facilities and EMS agencies as needed. Active participant in
safety, education, quality, and outreach.
scope of job, requires critical thinking skills, decisive judgement
ability to work with minimal supervision. Must be able to work in
fast-paced environment and take appropriate action.
The pay range for this position is: $33.08 - $51.27 / hour. Pay is
dependent on applicant's relevant experience.
An annual bonus may be paid to eligible employees based upon
organizational and individual performance.
- Minimum Required Education: Bachelors of Science in Nursing
Required Licensure: Colorado OR Multi-state compact RN License at
hire. Multi-state compact Nursing License within six (6) months of
Flight Nurse Certification (CFRN)
Valid driver's license.
Basic Life Support (BLS) Healthcare Provider; Advanced Cardiac Life
Support (ACLS), Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS), Neonatal
Resuscitation (NRP); and any one of the following: Transport
Professional Advanced Trauma Course (TPATC), or TNCC (Trauma Nurse
Core Course) or Advanced Trauma Care for Nurses (ATCN).
Minimum Experience: 5 years ICU, Emergency department (or
combination of both) experience
Preferred: Previous Flight, CCT or EMS experience. Instructor
certifications (BLS, ACLS, PALS, NRP, TPATC or TNCC or ATCN)
- BLS through the American Heart Association or the
American Red Cross CPR for the Professional Rescuer with card
start date. BLS or CPR card must be good through sixty days of
hire. All life support certification cards must be issued by
the American Heart Association or the American Red Cross CPR for
Professional Rescuer. (American Red Cross for the Professional
Rescuer is only
good upon hire and all renewals will need to be through an American
Association sanctioned course.)
UCHealth offers their employees a competitive and comprehensive
package. Some of the many benefits included in this package are
dental and vision coverage; retirement plans; paid time off;
and disability insurance with additional buy-up coverage options;
continuing education reimbursement; and a full suite of voluntary
as identity theft protection and pet insurance. Our employees and
members have full access to our Employee Assistance Program, which
to 5 free counseling visits and work/life solutions, such as one
consultation. In addition, other emotional counseling support is
depending upon their need.
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equal employment and diversity can offer our institution. As an
affirmative action/equal opportunity employer, UCHealth is
committed to making
all employment decisions based on valid requirements. No
shall be discriminated against in any terms, conditions or
employment or otherwise be discriminated against because of the
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or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity,
status, genetic information or veteran status. UCHealth does
discriminate against any "qualified applicant with a disability" as
under the Americans with Disabilities Act and will make
accommodations, when they do not impose an undue hardship on the
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