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Ambulance Driver

SCL Health System Grand Junction, CO

Job Description

Ambulance Driver-18003903 

Prior to each ground transport, perform risk assessment via safety Matrix. Perform driving responsibilities to meet all safety standards set forth by the transport program.

Receives report of incoming ambulance and aircraft patients, conveys pertinent information to the Charge Nurse and in the case of the air medical, ensures that necessary assistance is available for unloading.

Effectively utilizes time when not actively involved in patient care by maintaining Environment of Care and Point of Care Standards, supply and room stocking and preparation and equipment checks.

Maintains proficiency in radio/satellite communications and maintain open lines of communication with the CareFlight communication center.

Inspect ambulance for damage and equipment failure and document each on daily checklist to ensure the ambulance is fully operational and is good repair.

Responsible for familiarity and effective utilization of prevention and intervention techniques for interaction with violent, mentally disturbed, head injured and intoxicated patients.

Proficiently obtains IV access, bloods and specimens. Labels and transports patient specimens within established standards.

Assist in the ED by accurately and timely documentation using ASAP.

Actively advocates, precepts and coaches EMS and nursing students and new employees to the department.

Safely operate motor vehicle and comply with driver requirements as defined in SCL Health System�s Driver Safety Policy.  

Education: More than 3 months beyond HS

Experience: Greater than 2 years

License / Certification / Registration EMT-B

Current, valid, class appropriate driver�s license



: St. Marys Medical Center, Grand Junction, CO

Primary Location

: CO-Grand Junction
Department: SMG-ER Med Transport


: Full-time


: Variable Shift

Job Posting

: May 11, 2018, 10:04:19 AM
FTE: 0.9

 Support Services


: Mary Murray

Job Details

Date Posted May 12, 2018
Date Closes June 11, 2018
Requisition 18003903
Located In Grand junction, CO
SOC Category 00-0000.00