Flight Nurse

  • 3681 Burch Way, Yuma, Arizona, us
  • Full-time

Company Description

AeroCare Medical Transport has served the Navajo Nation, Northern Arizona and the Four Corners with high-quality and compassionate air medical transportation since 2004.  Our staff is dedicated to serve others in their time of need by providing prompt, compassionate and exceptional Critical Care and Advanced Life Support.  Currently, we operate three fixed-wing bases in Winslow, Chinle and Ft. Defiance, Arizona.

AeroCare was added to the AMRG family of medical transport companies in April of 2015.  Being part of the AMRG family has allowed AeroCare to leverage management resources and experience to expand its coverage and serve more patients.

Job Description

Flight Nurses are responsible for the safety of patients prior to and during transport to medical care facilities. This includes provision of basic as well as advanced life support measures required to stabilize critically ill or injured patients. Flight nurses must have the ability to establish positive interpersonal and professional relationships.   

  • Maintain standards of safety for patients and crew.
  • Provide basic and advanced patient care prior to and during transport.
  • Provide compassionate and efficient patient care.

We offer a highly competitive compensation package including employee benefits education allowance, relocation assistance, paid vacation and holiday pay, 401(k), basic life insurance, medical/dental insurance, and voluntary life and disability coverage.


SCHEDULE: 7 days on/7 days off Wednesday to Wednesday or 14 days on/14 days off.

Qualifications

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • BLS, ACLS, PALS, ATLS or equivalent
  • Nursing licensure and current certifications
  • NRP and adult trauma training
  • Three years’ experience in critical care, emergency department, and/or special care areas
  • Be able to regularly lift, move and push up to 150 pounds
  • Maintain a duty weight of no more than 225 pounds

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS: 

  • Professional certification (i.e. CCRN, CEN, and CFRN) preferred; required after two years of employment
  • Flight Experience. 

Additional Information

For more information, visit https://www.aerocare.com/.