University of Rochester Pediatric Transport Nurse - Registered Nurse-Level III in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT positions available (36 hours), D/N – 12 hour shifts. Rotating holiday requirements, occasional on-call responsibilities.

Responsibilities

The Pediatric Transport Team is seeking experienced critical care nurses for the role of pediatric transport nurse. The Pediatric Transport Program transports critically ill children from outlying hospitals in the Upstate NY region to Golisano Children’s Hospital at URMC via ambulance, rotary, and fixed wing aircraft. In addition, the transport nurse is an expert resource for the entire pediatric service and is essential in the following: Rapid Response Team, Pediatric Code Team, procedural sedation, advanced IV access, intra-facility transport of critically ill patients, and pediatric trauma response. As a member of the pediatric critical care team, the transport nurse initiates and participates in ongoing staff education, performance/quality improvement, and organizational activities that contribute to improving patient care and safety. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of three years pediatric critical care experience; combined relevant experience will be considered.

Qualifications

Requires a Diploma, Associate or Bachelor's degree from an accredited Nursing Program and an active New York State RN license in good standing. Applicants will have a minimum of 3 years of RN experience. This position utilizes expert skill and knowledge to deliver nursing care, directs others, and assumes the role as a care coordinator or preceptor.

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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Job Title: Pediatric Transport Nurse - Registered Nurse-Level III

Location: Pediatric Nursing

Job ID: 211410

Regular/Temporary: Regular