Critical Care Paramedic

Emergency Medical Technician - Intermediate
Banner Health - Greeley, Colorado

Dec 1, 2021


Application Deadline:
Jan 31, 2022

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$$22.26/hr - $33.39/hr, based on education & experience hourly

Job Description

Explore and excel. At Banner Health, health care is a team effort.  One might be surprised by the number of people who work behind the scenes and play a critical role in ensuring the best care for our patients.  Apply today.

Located just 45 minutes north of Denver, Northern Colorado offers trendy restaurants, a thriving retail sector, and endless cultural amenities. Between wildflower-filled meadows and spectacular views of the Rocky Mountains, you will find adventures by horse, mountain bike and boat plus, endless hiking trails and world class skiing.

Our Critical Care Ground Transport team is looking for Paramedics to join the team. The successful candidate will have at least 5 years of experience in a 911 system. FP-C or CCT-P is strongly preferred. Our team works 12 hour shifts. Starting pay rate for this position is $22.26 up to $33.39/hour based on experience and education. If you are interested, please apply today!

A 378-bed Level II trauma center and acute care facility with over 3000 employees, North Colorado Medical Center is the largest hospital in the region. As a regional medical center, we provide community-based and specialty services for a service area that includes southern Wyoming, western Nebraska, western Kansas and northeastern Colorado. In order to provide the most compassionate and innovative care possible, we bring together state-of-the-art technology and an exceptional team of health care professionals. For the healthcare professional, our Greeley, Colorado location offers access to a wide variety of recreational activities in an inviting, close-knit community.

POSITION SUMMARY This is a Rotor Wing Transport Paramedic who provides comprehensive emergent/critical care to and/or stabilizes chronically and acutely ill or injured patients before and during transport to hospital facilities.

CORE FUNCTIONS 1. Provides care and transport for critically ill or injured patients of all age groups. Independently assesses patients, intervenes with medications and procedures and provides care to maximum outcomes.

  1. Collaborates with other health team members to provide continuity of care.

  2. Communicates effectively while working with internal and external customers including hospitals, EMS, and police and fire departments.

  3. Completes annual education requirements as outlined in the annual education requirements document.

  4. Performs advanced procedures with appropriate training and competency validations. Procedures include, but are not limited to: chest tubes, central lines, I/O placement, cricothyrotomy, and intubation.

  5. Performs all physical requirements of the job in confined spaces, during potentially adverse environmental conditions.

  6. Interacts with all levels of staff in a variety of departments, physicians, patients, families and external contacts, such as employees of other health care institutions, community providers and agencies, concerning the health care of the patient. Interacts with other health care providers in numerous settings in order to report and ask for or clarify information. Synthesizes and prioritizes data from multiple sources to provide support for the human response of the patient and family to changes in health status.

Additional Information

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge. Minimum of five years experience in a busy 911 EMS system is required.

Current National Registry Paramedic Certification is required. Paramedic certification required in the state of hire. FP-C Certification is required. Current Certifications required include: ACLS, PALS and BLS. TPATC, NRP, STABLE, ABLS, and NIHSS certifications will be required within one year of hire. CO employees only: Upon hire, Paramedic certifications in Wyoming, Nebraska, and Kansas will need to be obtained.

Relates throughout the interview process the experience, training and education needed to perform the job. Must have the ability to demonstrate critical thinking skills and autonomous practice as evidenced by successful completion of testing throughout the interview and orientation process. Must have the ability to remain flexible and work in various adverse conditions, such as weather, excessive heat, cold, high altitude, MCI and rural areas.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Rotor wing/fixed wing/ground critical care transport experience desired.

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

Job Requirements

  • Age: none
  • Education: High school diploma/GED or equivalent working knowledge
  • Experience: Minimum of five years experience in a busy 911 EMS system is required.

Contact Information

Madisen Stark

Banner Health
1801 16th Street
Greeley, Colorado 80631
phone: 602-747-2452

How to Apply

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