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Do you have a passionfor healthcare and helping others? Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced,patient-centered environment? Jump-start your career with AirLife and submityour application today!
We are seeking an AirLifeCommunications Specialist for our center to ensure that we continue to provideall patients with high quality, efficient care. We are an amazing team thatworks hard to support each other and are seeking a phenomenal addition like youwho feels patient care is as meaningful as we do. We want you to apply now!
We are committed toproviding our employees with the support they need. At HCA/HealthONE AirLife, weoffer an array of medical, dental, and vision packages as well as severaladd-on perks to make your benefits package truly customizable to you and yourfamily needs. Some of our unique benefits we offer include:
Tuition Reimbursement/Assistance Programs
Paid Personal Leave
401k (100% annual match – 3%-9% of pay based onyears of service)
Identity Theft Protection discounts
Auto, Home, and Life Insurance options
Employee Stock Purchase Program (ESPP)
The AirLife CommunicationsSpecialist helps assess, plan, and coordinate the patient transport processaccording to established policies and procedures, state regulations, FAArequirements, and EMS protocols. The Communication Specialist is also responsiblefor assimilating various forms of information and activating the appropriatemedical team and mode of transport based on patient condition, physicianrequest, and/or EMS activation.
As a CommunicationSpecialist you can expect that:
Your role is responsible for ensuring the safetyof patients, medical personnel, and other transport programs throughproficiency with dispatch protocols, EOC, MCI, aircraft incident planning,disaster plans, Hazmat, the use of vehicle tracking, and deconfliction.
You will have detailed time management skills,excellent public relations skills, and the ability to adapt their approach witheach changing request and emergent condition.
Your role receives and coordinates incomingrequests for emergency and routine air and ground transport services
You will display working knowledge of complexlogistics through detailed planning, execution, movement, stationing ofpersonnel, equipment, vehicles, and other resources to achieve AirLifeobjectives
You will deconflict with other air agencies andcoordinates logistics to reduce flight risks and patient arrival delays
Your role displays ability to interpret weathersystems, read METARs/TAFs, and relay information to/from the OperationalControl Center, pilots, medical crews, and requesting/receivingagencies/facilities
You will maintain communication with medicalcrews through phone calls, radio transmissions, and Nextels
Your role provides necessary communicationassistance, in cooperation with other agencies including: ambulances, lawenforcement, fire departments, rescue groups, and between hospitals andaircraft, in accordance with applicable state and federal regulations
Needed qualifications for a Communications Specialist:
High school diploma or GED equivalency required
Minimum one year of dispatch experience (preferably Emergency Medical Dispatch)
Must have a functional understanding of local EMS structure, protocol, and procedures
Knowledge of FAA Part 135 requirements preferred
Ability to operate a variety of communications equipment including telephone, radios, and recording equipment
Current EMT certification is preferred
Certified Flight Communicator certification is preferred
International Association of Medical Transport Communication Specialists (IAMTCS, formerly known as NAACS) Certified Flight Communicator certification is required within one year of hire
As part of HCAHealthcare, we at HealthONE® serve the metro Denver area as the largesthealthcare system, with more than 11,000 employees. Our eight hospitals worktogether to provide a higher level of care. In addition, our system includesseven freestanding emergency departments, numerous ambulatory surgery centers,seven CareNow urgent care centers and occupational medicine clinics, physicianpractices, medical imaging centers and AirLife Denver, which provides criticalcare air and ground transportation across a 10-state region.
Beyond the newfacilities and the workforce offerings, we also provided $7.7 million to localorganizations to fund a variety of programs; and, as one of the top tencorporate philanthropists in the metro area, we at HealthONE contributed morethan $1.5 million to charitable organizations in 2018 through cash and in-kinddonations.
If you are looking foran opportunity that provides satisfaction and personal growth, we encourage youto apply. We promptly review all applications. If you are highly qualified, youwill hear from one of our managers. Come unlock the possibilities and applytoday!
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Join our HealthONE family -- the largest healthcare system in the Denver metro area. Eight world-class hospitals. 40+ outpatient facilities. Countless opportunities.HealthONE is an equal opportunity employer.