Overview: CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of
Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health. With more
than 700 care sites across the U. S. , from clinics and hospitals
to home-based care and virtual care services, CommonSpirit is
accessible to nearly one out of every four U.S. residents. Our
world needs compassion like never before. Our communities need
caring and our families need protection. With our combined
resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy
communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and
innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our
hospitals and out in the community.
Under the direction and supervision of the Base Medical
Supervisor, this position is responsible for providing safe,
comprehensive care to critically ill and/or injured patients of all
ages. Care is provided in the pre-hospital setting and during
inter-facility transports by understanding and applying the
specialized principles and techniques of flight paramedic practice,
emergency, procedures and diagnostics.
Performs a wide range of specialized functions and complex
assessments, diagnoses, therapies and emergency treatment of
patients transported by rotor-wing and/or fixed wing and/or
Documents appropriate and accurate information for assessment
and treatment during stabilization and transport.
Documents accurate and complete billing information of patient
Maintains and facilitates effective and timely communication
between management, internal and external customers.
Participates in activities to support PR and marketing
Maintains knowledge base for flight paramedic role by attending
mandatory meetings, chart reviews, equipment reviews, skill labs,
clinical rotations, and continuing education sessions related to
the care and transport of critically ill and/or injured
Required: High School Diploma or equivalent (GED)
Preferred: Associate's degree or equivalent (paramedicine)
Preferred: Health Science
Required: minimum of 3 years current field experience in a busy
Preferred: five years of field experience in a busy
911/pre-hospital service. Flight or transport experience
Required: basic computer skills for e-mail, electronic charting,
etc.. Effective human relations skills required for interfacing
with all levels of personnel and external customers
Required: Active paramedic certification issued by the State of
Texas and in good standing with the issuing authority. Current BLS,
ACLS, PALS/PPEP and PHTLS/ITLS.
Preferred: NRP. Instructor certifications. FP-C within 24 months
CommonSpirit Health is an Equal Opportunity employer committed
to a diverse and inclusive workforce. All qualified applicants will
be considered for employment without regard to race, color,
religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, age, disability, marital status, parental status, ancestry,
veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic
protected by law.
External hires must pass a post offer, pre-employment background
check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with an arrest and/or
conviction will be considered for employment in a manner consistent
with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local
ordinances, ban the box laws, including but not limited to the San
Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.
If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the
employment process, please contact us by telephone at (415)
438-5575 and let us know the nature of your request. We will only
respond to messages left that involve a request for a reasonable
accommodation in the application process. We will accommodate the
needs of any qualified candidate who requests a reasonable
accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA).
CommonSpirit Health participates in E-verify.