Catholic Health Initiatives

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RN Air Transport Services

at Catholic Health Initiatives

Posted: 11/14/2018
Job Status: Part Time
Job Reference #: 2018-R0186826
Keywords: nursing

Job Description

Position Type: Regular
Scheduled Hours per 2 week Pay Period: 40
Primary Location: NE > KEARNEY > GOOD SAMARITAN

A Flight Nurse provides medical care to patients before and during transport to hospital facilities. They provide comprehensive pre-hospital and emergency care to patients of all kinds.  Responsible for delivering comprehensive patient care.  The Flight Nurse functions as a flight team member, and thus must follow all in-flight protocols and perform pilot assistance duties as needed. This may include dispatching flights and assisting with the liftoff checklist, aircraft radio and navigation, visual observation and generally helping to assure safe and timely transport of patient. The Flight Nurse must hold all required licenses and certifications for active flight duty.



Your time at work should be fulfilling. Rewarding. Inspiring. That's what you'll find when you join one of our non-profit CHI facilities across the nation. You'll find challenging, rewarding work every day alongside people who have as much compassion as you. Join us and together we'll create healthier, stronger communities. Imagine your career at Catholic Health Initiatives!
Job Responsibilities
As a Registered Nurse, you will be responsible for delivering the highest quality patient care according to the specific orders of each patient's individual physician. This will involve, utilizing your knowledge and skills to educate patients and their families on prevention and healthy habits.

Additional responsibilities for this health care role include:
  • Monitoring patients' conditions and assessing their needs
  • Collaborating with physicians and nurses to devise individualized care plans for patients
  • Administering patients' medications and providing treatments according to physicians' orders
  • Fostering a supportive and compassionate environment to care for patients and their families

Job Requirements
We are looking for a responsible and compassionate Registered Nurse with top-notch clinical skills, a caring attitude, and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. It is also important to display excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills as well as the ability to effectively educate patients and their families on the in-home healthcare process.

Additional requirements for this role include:
  • Current Registered Nurse (RN) license that allows you to practice in our state
  • Graduate of an accredited nursing program
  • Experience as a Registered Nurse preferred
  • Basic Life Support (BLS) required
  • Specialty certification (ex: CCRN, CNOR, CEN) preferred 
  • Additional certification or licensure may be required for some specialty areas

Join us at Catholic Health Initiatives, and become a part of our faith-based health system.


Qualifications

We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran or disability status.