Flight Nurse

Subspecialty: Critical Care Trans./Flight

Posted: 7/9/2018

Company: LifeMed Alaska - LifeMed Alaska, the state’s premier provider of Ground and Air Medical transportation, is currently seeking qualified applicants for Flight Nurse positions. LifeMed Alaska routinely transports patients from rural Alaska to tertiary care centers across the state as well as major cities in the continental US and internationally. LifeMed Alaska operates six bases in several communities around Alaska - and a seventh base during A season in Dutch Harbor - and employs more than 100 employees.

Location: Anchorage, AK

Description: Flight Nurse
LifeMed Alaska is looking for nurses with current critical care experience to join our team. A LifeMed Alaska flight nurse is responsible for assisting in planning, providing, evaluating and documenting direct patient care including those patients with complex and involved care needs outside the hospital setting. The environment where care will be provided will include rotor wing, fixed wing, ground ambulance and hospital. The nurse must maintain a safe, therapeutic and organized environment and demonstrate knowledge and skills necessary to provide care appropriate for all patient populations. All duties and care provided will be performed in accordance with LifeMed Alaska policies and protocols. All care delivered during transport will be implemented within the written treatment protocols approved by the Medical Director or treatment guidelines received in consultation with on-line medical control.Our flight crews have the opportunity to contribute to achieving overall company objectives by participating in committees, sharing ideas to improve quality of care and increase efficiency, and working shifts at our other Alaska bases. We are CAMTS certified, and Flight Nurses have the opportunity to influence processes, internal communication systems, and other aspects of the business as we set the stage for the continued success of LifeMed Alaska.

Position type: Full-time

Qualifications: Requirements:

Benefits: LifeMed Alaska provides a competitive benefits package (including medical with vision, dental for the employee and eligible dependents, 140 hours of employer-paid continuing education per year, a generous retirement plan, paid time off after 90 days of employment, life, disability and other accident insurance options for the employee and eligible dependents, an employee assistance program, pre-tax medical and childcare reimbursement programs, and relocation assistance for qualified applicants), supports work/life balance, and is a smoke-free workplace. A full-time Flight Nurse is typically compensated between $90,000 and $110,000+ annually, depending upon experience and availability to accept shifts.

How to Apply: Email resume and cover letter, including details about your plan or desire to relocate to Alaska, to careers@lifemedalaska.com

Website: www.lifemedalaska.com/careers

E-mail: careers@lifemedalaska.com