Division Chief Manager Paramedic Services

Operations Manager or Director
Banner Health - Wheatland, Wyoming

Nov 25, 2021


Application Deadline:
Feb 25, 2022

Salary Information

Entry Level:
$N/A annual

Job Description

Your Journey with us began the moment you made the choice to seek a career with Banner Health. Whether you are just beginning your career or your Journey has spanned 30 years, Banner's employer commitment is: "We'll help make a difference in your life and career so you can make a difference in the lives of others.”

In Wheatland, Wyoming you’ll enjoy a quality lifestyle in a close-knit community that is located just 70 miles north of Wyoming’s capital city of Cheyenne and an easy drive to the city of Denver. You’ll experience a wealth of recreational opportunities in southern Wyoming, including many lakes and the nearby Laramie Peak and Medicine Bow National Forest areas.

As the Division Chief for EMS at Platte County Memorial Hospital you will manage a team of 20-25 direct reports as well as manage the EMS program at PCMH. This will include managing hospital, school and agency relationships, PR, fleet management, department administrative tasks and more.

Come join our team of EMTs and Paramedics, in this one-of-a-kind leadership role. Experience as an EMT-I or Paramedic is required.

Platte County Memorial Hospital offers a full range of inpatient and outpatient services, including an Outpatient Clinic which brings in more than 20 of the region's top physicians in nine different medical specialties to help care for southeast Wyoming residents. A $16 million renovation created a new inpatient wing, surgical suite, and diagnostic imaging departments while making enhancements to the emergency department and laboratory. In Wheatland, Wyoming, you'll enjoy a quality lifestyle in a close-knit community that is located just 70 miles north of Wyoming's capital city of Cheyenne. You'll experience a wealth of recreational opportunities in southern Wyoming, including many lakes and the nearby Laramie Peak and Medicine Bow National Forest areas. We are also an easy drive from all of the recreational and cultural activities available in Colorado's Rocky Mountains and the city of Denver.

POSITION SUMMARY This position provides supervision and support of clinical operations, staff, and patients. Manages finances and personnel to ensure appropriate allocation of resources in providing quality patient care.

CORE FUNCTIONS 1. Provides and facilitates patient centered care and patient flow and serves as a resource to employees for clinical and managerial support. Promotes and participates in interdisciplinary patient care planning and education. Assesses appropriate level of care for patient population. Elevates utilization or care plan issues to leadership as appropriate.

  1. Ensures effective use of resources, equipment and supplies. Identifies and adjusts staffing levels needed to meet changing workload projections and provide safe, quality patient care. Ensures smooth and efficient patient care management.

  2. Assists with the development of budgets and ensures that targets are met.

  3. Serves as a resource to patients, families, physicians, and staff by interpreting policies and facilitating care. Provides departmental leadership by demonstrating effective communication skills, problem solving, and proactive conflict resolution to internal and external customers in situations.

  4. Hires, leads, mentors, develops, and evaluates staff in a manner that promotes engagement, productivity, and ensures competencies. Mentors staff to increase clinical skills, critical thinking, problem solving skills and promote retention. Conducts individual and team goal setting, performance planning and evaluation.

  5. Supports change and participates in the development, interpretation, implementation and evaluation of process improvement and quality management activities. Works with staff to make necessary changes

  6. This position facilitates smooth coordination of care to ensure patient care needs are met while maintaining quality standards in a financially responsible manner. Performs work with minimal supervision. Assures efficient operations to meet customer needs. Internal customers include physicians, staff, and management. External customers include patients, families, and surrounding community.

Job Requirements

  • Age: none
  • Education: EMT-A certification, ALS, Basic Trauma Life Support, Neonate Resuscitation Program and PALS as required by state regulations.
  • Experience: Must possess a strong knowledge of clinical operations as normally demonstrated through 1-2 years of experience with relevant to patient population.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS

Must possess a strong knowledge and understanding of clinical care as normally obtained through the completion of an associate’s degree in nursing, health care or related field.

EMT-A certification, ALS, Basic Trauma Life Support, Neonate Resuscitation Program and PALS as required by state regulations.

Must possess a strong knowledge of clinical operations as normally demonstrated through 1-2 years of experience with relevant to patient population. Must have the ability to develop and maintain working relationships with physicians, staff, patients, and families. Knowledge of the requirements of applicable regulatory and accreditation agencies Excellent human relations and communication skills. May require possession of a valid driver’s license and be eligible for coverage under the company auto insurance policy.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

Bachelor’s degree preferred. Paramedic certification preferred. Management or supervisory experience preferred. Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

Additional related education and/or experience preferred.

Contact Information

Madisen Stark

Banner Health
Wheatland, Wyoming 82201
phone: 602 747 2452

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