Director Emergency Medical Services (Chief) with UCHealth in Northern Colorado . Directs the EMS program activities and resources to ensure alignment with the mission, values, and objectives of the department and UCHealth. Focus on patient and staff experience in a pre-hospital setting, financial management of resources, strategic planning, and innovation to enhance technology. UCHealth EMS is the 4 th largest EMS team in Colorado. 175+ team members and 100+ EMS active reservists. 29 ambulance units.
5 divisions with a 2500 square mile response area including urban areas and remote mountain wilderness. Full-service department for 911 calls, transfers, critical care transports, and a sister airlift program. 30,000+ calls for service last year. Specialty teams include: 911 hazards, Special Ops, Fires, Floods, Dive Team, Search & Rescue.
Oversight of a robust leadership team include 5 Managers, 1 Manager Logistics & Support, Manager Education, Fleet Maintenance Coordinator, Education Coordinator, Volunteer/Special Events Coordinator, Captain and Lieutenant of each division.
· Develops and implements departmental goals, plans, and standards consistent with the administrative, legal and ethical requirements/objectives of the organization.
· Directs and evaluates departmental operations, including information technologies, service level determination, and complaint management, to achieve performance and quality control objectives.
· Plans and monitors staffing activities, including hiring, orienting, evaluating, disciplinary actions, and continuing education initiatives.
· Prepares, monitors, and evaluates departmental budgets, and ensures that the department operates in compliance with allocated funding.
· Coordinates and directs internal/external audits.
· Bachelors degree in related field.
· 5 years of clinical leadership experience.
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